Dr. Christopher Perkins is the owner and founder of Premier Family Wellness and Spinal Care in Farmington, Michigan. He is a licensed Upper Cervical Care Chiropractic doctor and recognized as a consistent Top Chiropractic Doctor in Detroit.
He accomplished his undergraduate degree in Biomedical Sciences at the Grand Valley State University. Then, he pursued postgraduate training at Palmer College of Chiropractic, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude.
His family inspires him to serve as a chiropractic professional and help people in their community to lead a fulfilling life free from medication, pain, fatigue, and depression. He firmly believes that people won’t miss out on life’s most precious moments by being healthy.
Vertigo is as a symptom rather than a condition all its own. Of course, the most common form of vertigo is benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, which is basically a fancy way of saying vertigo without a known cause. It is generally assumed the condition happens due to a problem with the fluid in the inner ear. Thus, certain head positions or moving the head too quickly are blamed for flare-ups. At other times, false sense of movement is a symptom of a more serious condition. While you won’t see vertigo on most symptom lists for Lyme, it is something that [...]
Headaches are so common that it is estimated nearly half of people will experience one form or another over the course of a year. What are three of the most common headache types and what are some quick fixes? Let’s consider each individually along with a natural way to find relief from all three. #1 Tension Headaches This is the most common type of head pain. About 30% of people will have a tension headache this year. What causes a tension headache? As the name indicates, they are primarily stress-related that creates tension in the neck. Other factors that can [...]
Researchers have recently looked into how the body processes pain as a person ages. They did it to address the cases of fibromyalgia and other chronic pain conditions. However, this study involved healthy patients for the purpose of determining how the body’s internal system for coping with pain changes as one ages. What did they find, and what does this mean for fibromyalgia patients? The Effect of Physical Activity on Pain The study involved participants aged 60 and over. The results revealed that the ones who engaged in light physical activity on a daily basis experienced less pain. Therefore, the [...]
Since the great majority of people will experience back pain at one point or another, many view it as something inevitable that cannot be avoided. However, by taking some preventative actions, it may be possible to reduce back pain or at least stop it from becoming chronic. If you agree with the famous saying that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, then this article is for you. 5 Natural Ways to Reduce the Risk of Back Pain Here are a few things you can do to reduce the risk of having back pain become chronic. Quit [...]
Vertigo is a false sensation of movement. It is a subtype of dizziness that becomes increasingly common as a person ages. Often, the condition presents itself as the room seeming to spin around a person. Is there a connection between anxiety and vertigo? How can vertigo be helped naturally? Read on to learn more about ways to control the false feeling of spinning. How Anxiety Attacks Worsen Vertigo Anxiety attacks can lead to hyperventilation. This can easily cause a bout of vertigo. It can also result in dizziness, difficulty thinking, and weakness. Stress is also a factor in vertigo because [...]