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The Upper Cervical Solution to Post-Concussion Syndrome

Concussions are considered a minor traumatic brain injury (mTBI), but don’t let the word minor fool you. There is nothing minor about the symptoms caused by post-concussion syndrome. How common is this condition? What are the symptoms of post-concussion syndrome? How is this condition related to the neck? We will answer all of these questions [...]

2018-04-23T21:04:32+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Concussion/MTBI/Post-Concussion Syndrome|Comments Off on The Upper Cervical Solution to Post-Concussion Syndrome

Vertigo Diseases – Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Vertigo is one of the most common symptoms experienced by people today. In fact, it has been reported on vestibular.org that over 1 in 3 adults in the US over the age of 40 has experienced some form of vestibular dysfunction. But what is vertigo? Are there other symptoms that accompany it? How can you [...]

2018-02-05T08:26:35+00:00 February 4th, 2018|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Vertigo Diseases – Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

The Top 7 Causes of Middle and Upper Back Pain

Back pain is one of the most common ailments in the world, and long-term back issues can lead to disability. What are some of the most common causes of back pain and how can you find relief? Consider the following list of the top seven causes of middle and upper back pain. #1 Improper Posture [...]

2017-12-04T08:29:02+00:00 December 3rd, 2017|Back Pain|Comments Off on The Top 7 Causes of Middle and Upper Back Pain

Have You Heard These 7 Lies About Migraines?

Migraines are one of the most common health conditions with about 12% of the adult population coping with them, at least on an occasional basis. For millions, however, the problem is far more chronic and serious. Whether you get one migraine per month or one per day, you’ve probably heard well-meaning people repeat some of [...]

2017-11-29T05:37:07+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Have You Heard These 7 Lies About Migraines?

The Importance of Proper Care Following a Concussion

Concussion and post-concussion syndrome have been in the news for about a year now, especially when it comes to pro sports players dealing with long-term damage from head injuries. In fact, a recent study revealed that 110 out of 111 ex-NFL players examined were suffering from chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). This is a particular type [...]

2017-08-25T04:40:26+00:00 August 27th, 2017|Concussion/MTBI/Post-Concussion Syndrome|Comments Off on The Importance of Proper Care Following a Concussion

Just How Common Is Lower Back Pain?

If you suffer from lower back pain, not only are you not alone, you’re in the majority! About 80% of people will experience a bout of lower back pain at some point in life. However, many deal with the condition chronically. In fact, it is the most common cause of disability in the world. A [...]

2017-07-26T14:36:09+00:00 July 23rd, 2017|Back Pain, Low Back Pain / Sciatica|Comments Off on Just How Common Is Lower Back Pain?

Types of Vertigo and an Underlying Cause

Central vertigo is considered to be the far less common reason for vertigo to occur (most diagnosed cases are peripheral vertigo – related to problems in the ear). Central vertigo is nervous system related. What are some conditions that cause central vertigo? What is one underlying vertigo factor that has a natural solution? Read on [...]

2017-07-13T14:38:36+00:00 June 25th, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Types of Vertigo and an Underlying Cause

Do Your Migraines Make You Feel Decades Older?

Migraines are a chronic health issue experienced all around the world. In the US alone, more than 38 million people suffer from the severe headaches, nausea, and sensory sensitivities that migraines cause. Some experience chronic migraines, which means that attacks take up 15 or more days each month. You might feel that chronic migraines are [...]

2017-06-09T07:19:59+00:00 May 19th, 2017|Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Do Your Migraines Make You Feel Decades Older?

Post-Concussion Care—Why Rest Is Not the Answer

A recent study involving concussions and the post-concussive effect experienced by many patients has revealed that rest is not necessarily the best medicine. In fact, the study revealed that patients who took a week off to recover following a concussion were more likely to develop post-concussive symptoms. According to the study, when physical activity was [...]

2017-06-11T01:45:43+00:00 April 26th, 2017|Concussion/MTBI/Post-Concussion Syndrome|Comments Off on Post-Concussion Care—Why Rest Is Not the Answer

Taking Care of Back Pain to Decrease the Risk of a Fall

Back pain is so common that up to 80 percent of people will experience a bout at some point. However, when back pain becomes chronic, not only can it be disabling, but according to a recent study, it can also lead to an increased risk of falls. This makes taking care of chronic back pain [...]

2017-03-02T19:18:10+00:00 March 5th, 2017|Back Pain|Comments Off on Taking Care of Back Pain to Decrease the Risk of a Fall