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10 Causes of Dizziness and When It’s Time to Get Help

Dizziness is an extremely common ailment. As a result, some people never go to the doctor to find out what causes it. Most of the time, the underlying cause of dizziness is no big deal. There are a few situations where it can be serious business. We’re going to consider some common causes of dizziness [...]

2017-10-23T01:15:58+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 10 Causes of Dizziness and When It’s Time to Get Help

3 Potential Ways to Cope with a Fibromyalgia Flare-Up

If you suffer from fibromyalgia, you are probably excited on the days when you wake up feeling like you can get things accomplished. Unfortunately, you may have the tendency to overdo it on the good days, leading a flare-up. What can you do on the days when your condition is at its worst? These 3 [...]

2017-08-17T06:13:44+00:00 August 20th, 2017|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on 3 Potential Ways to Cope with a Fibromyalgia Flare-Up

7 Signs It’s Time to Get Medical Help for a Headache

  Headaches are an extremely common ailment, and unless the pain is severe, most people don’t seek medical attention. However, there are occasions when a headache is a clear indicator of an underlying problem. Here is a list of 7 times you should seek help for headaches and a drug-free source of relief. When to [...]

2017-06-14T20:48:36+00:00 June 11th, 2017|Headaches|Comments Off on 7 Signs It’s Time to Get Medical Help for a Headache

Is New Research the Answer for Meniere’s Disease?

Researchers at the University of Colorado School of Medicine feel they are close to banishing the disabling condition referred to as Meniere’s disease. What is Meniere’s disease? Meniere’s disease is a condition of the inner ear known for: Vertigo – a dizzy, spinning sensation of false movement Tinnitus – a ringing in the ears Partial [...]

2017-04-21T20:23:48+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Is New Research the Answer for Meniere’s Disease?

Correlations Between Fibromyalgia, Sleep Problems, and the Neck

After widespread pain, one of the most common symptoms associated with fibromyalgia is problems with sleep. Other symptoms include fatigue and cognitive issues, such as difficulty concentrating and memory problems. However, not getting sleep can have a negative impact on the primary symptom of fibromyalgia—pain. So, it is important to consider then link between these [...]

2017-02-08T03:53:42+00:00 February 12th, 2017|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Correlations Between Fibromyalgia, Sleep Problems, and the Neck

Migraine Tests and Medications – Are Some a Waste of Money?

The financial burden of migraine headaches on the United States alone is incredible. Diagnostic imaging in connection with headaches costs the US more than a billion dollars per year. Many of those tests, along with medications that get prescribed, are unnecessary according to a University of Michigan researcher. How can you seek better care and [...]

2017-06-17T01:14:23+00:00 December 19th, 2016|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Migraine Tests and Medications – Are Some a Waste of Money?

Head and Neck Injuries Can Lead to Vertigo

Vertigo is often described as a feeling of spinning. Many confuse this with general dizziness which is actually just a state of lightheadedness. However, vertigo is a common ailment, and it only becomes more common as a person ages. It is thought to be one of the main factors behind the statistic that every year [...]

2017-06-08T16:28:24+00:00 October 23rd, 2016|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Head and Neck Injuries Can Lead to Vertigo