Dr. Jeffrey Zehr is the founder and director of Zehr Chiropractic in Norton Shores, Michigan. He has been practicing upper cervical care in the area since 2002.
Dr. Zehr holds a masteral degree in Sports and Medicine. After completing his studies, he worked as an athletic trainer, then went to Palmer College to become a chiropractic doctor.
Over the years, he has helped more than 2000 patients in his practice. He believes that through chiropractic care, patients have a greater potential to heal and recover. By removing the interference in the spine, he believes that people can lead a happier and healthier life.
Meniere’s disease can affect people in various ways. Some report the usual signs, like vertigo attacks, tinnitus, and temporary hearing loss. Notably, some patients visiting a cervical chiropractor for Meniere’s relief experience Tumarkin’s otolithic crisis or a drop attack. It’s a rare symptom that affects a small fraction of patients diagnosed with Meniere’s. If you think you have this specific symptom, our short discussion below might help you achieve long-term relief. Meniere’s and Its Different Symptoms Due to the difficulty in diagnosing Meniere’s disease, most doctors rely on looking at the common symptoms. Here’s a closer look at the [...]
Regardless of where you are, relief from the effects of fibromyalgia is critical. Some are looking into upper cervical care, essential oils, and other natural healing options. Those diagnosed with this condition often complain of burning sensations near the joints, searing muscle pain, and severe headaches. The pain level this condition causes is different from all else, so getting a reprieve is paramount. The CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) describes fibromyalgia as a medical condition where a person feels widespread pain all over the body. Aside from this, it is also a pain enhancer, meaning that any discomfort or agony [...]
Pop star Jessie J has one thing to be thankful for this holiday season: she had survived a scary incident due to Meniere’s disease. On Christmas eve, she was hospitalized because of temporary hearing loss in her right ear and inability to walk properly. It turns out, as her doctor revealed, she has Meniere’s disease. The disease can affect anyone, even the brightest stars we look up to. In fact, about 615,000 Americans have it. Meniere’s disease is an inner ear disease that brings about vertigo, hearing loss, and ear congestion. Jessie J described the experience of her Meniere’s attack. [...]
CFS or chronic fatigue syndrome is a complex condition well-known for causing extreme exhaustion that cannot be fully explained by any other medical condition. The fatigue can become worse when you undergo mental or physical activities. It usually does not get better no matter how much sleep or rest you acquire. Other terms for chronic fatigue are SEID (systemic exertion intolerance disease) or ME (myalgic encephalomyelitis). Also, it has an abbreviation of ME/CFS. Currently, no single exam can diagnose or confirm chronic fatigue syndrome. However, there are many medical tests that a doctor can order to make sure there is [...]
A problem in the inner ear frequently causes vertigo. Contrary to popular belief, vertigo is not a disease. It is, however, a symptom of other illnesses and conditions. You may have heard of vertigo many years back. There was a movie titled Vertigo, and it was a classic. However, the film did not give this symptom enough justice. The movie merely made it look like vertigo was about fear of heights. Acrophobia is the correct term that means fear of heights. Vertigo, on the other hand, is another thing. Vertigo is a spinning feeling that happens to a person, but [...]
If you have heard of both fibromyalgia and myalgia, you may wonder what the two terms mean. We are going to look at both the differences between these two words as well as the symptoms of fibromyalgia. Then, we will conclude by considering a natural way to get help for fibromyalgia. Let us begin by defining both terms. What Is Myalgia? The number one difference is that myalgia is not a condition. It is a symptom. Myalgia fundamentally just means muscle pain. It doesn’t really matter what is causing the pain because this is a general term. From the tiniest [...]
Vertigo is one of the most common symptoms that people face. It can be scary to feel like you or everything around you is suddenly moving. For this reason, many people want to know what is wrong. While the Internet is an excellent source of information, including for medical purposes, you need to be discerning. Because vertigo is so common, there is a ton of information out there. Unfortunately, some of it is misinformation, and this gets repeated by writers who don’t their research well enough. Today, we’re going to debunk some of the most common misconceptions regarding vertigo. Then, [...]
Do you find yourself reaching for a bottle of pills every time a migraine strikes? What if some of your migraines are actually rebound headaches due to medication overuse? The only way to know for sure is to stop taking the pills for a few weeks. But that means finding natural help for migraines so that you cope with the pain in other ways. We’re going to take a look at some of the most popular ways to get natural help for migraines. Be sure to read all the way to the end because we want to introduce you to [...]
Vertigo is one of the most common symptoms that a person can experience with an estimated 69 million Americans deal with it sometime after age 40. If you have just experienced vertigo for the first time or have a condition that causes vertigo, what should you know? Here is a vertigo FAQ to help you get started. What Is Vertigo? Vertigo refers to a false sensation of movement. You may feel like the room around you is spinning, twisting, tilting, or swaying. Or you may feel like you are the one moving, which is why laying down and closing your [...]
Migraines are a neurological condition. Headaches are one of its leading symptoms, although it is much more than an ordinary headache. They can even happen without the existence of a headache. The hallmark signs and symptoms of migraines are the following: Pain on one side of the head, seldom both sides Dizziness Nausea and vomiting Sensitivity to light, certain odors, and sound About two days before the display of the hallmark symptoms, other signs of migraines may come about: Hyperactivity Food cravings Irritability Tiredness or low energy levels Repeated yawning Stiff neck muscles Depression Aura: Visual or sensory disturbance such [...]