Monthly Archives: April 2013

How does a car accident lead to Fibromyalgia?

How does a car accident lead to Fibromyalgia?

In the June 2011 edition of the Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic Research.  Dr. Nimira Alibhoy DC presents the case of a 45-year-old female with a history of two major head traumas and 10 car accidents leading to complaints of an 11 year history of fibromyalgia.  The history from the study is quite remarkable: TheContinue Reading

What causes the room to spin?  Vertigo, Dizziness and NUCCA

What causes the room to spin? Vertigo, Dizziness and NUCCA

Vertigo, dizziness, disequilibrium and many other of these types of conditions can be directly related to old head and neck injuries that have never been properly addressed and the underlying damage to the upper neck has led to dysfunction in the ears, the balancing system of the body or both. When the head or neckContinue Reading

Why am I so tired?  New Hope for Chronic Fatigue and Fibromyalgia

Why am I so tired? New Hope for Chronic Fatigue and Fibromyalgia

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and a similar condition called Fibromyalgia are very common conditions seen in an upper cervical chiropractic office. What is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome? The Mayo Clinic describes it this way… “Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a complicated disorder characterized by extreme fatigue that may worsen with physical or mental activity, but doesn’t improve withContinue Reading

Multiple sclerosis and a whack to the head: what’s the connection?

Multiple sclerosis and a whack to the head: what’s the connection?

Many people that been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis have a history of head or neck trauma prior to the onset of their symptoms. Why is that? The research may provide the answer.  Research exists that shows the correlation between upper neck injuries, head traumas and the onset of neurological disorders like Multiple Sclerosis. Former WCA researcher ofContinue Reading

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