Author Archives: Kurt Sherwood

Finding an Effective, Long-Lasting Way to Care for Migraines

Finding an Effective, Long-Lasting Way to Care for Migraines

It may be surprising to realize how many people throughout the world have some type of headache condition – as much as 46% of people! Headaches and migraines can be persistent and downright annoying. To date, the exact reason for migraines and headaches remains unknown. This makes alleviating migraines nearly impossible in most cases. ManyContinue Reading

Learning to Control Migraine Pain in Renton, WA

Learning to Control Migraine Pain in Renton, WA

It is unclear to those in the medical community and researchers exactly why migraines occur. However, a connection has been seen between migraines and a misalignment in the upper bones of the neck – the C1 and C2 vertebrae. A misalignment here creates a problem with the flow of cerebrospinal fluid and blood flow toContinue Reading

Vertigo Alleviated by Means of Proper Spinal Care

Vertigo Alleviated by Means of Proper Spinal Care

The term vertigo is often used when a person is referring to feeling dizzy. However, there is much more to it than that. When the cause is benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, it is known for the following symptoms: A feeling that the person or his environment is spinning Nausea and vomiting Feeling lightheaded Feeling unbalanced BlurryContinue Reading

Finding Out What Is Behind Meniere’s Disease

Finding Out What Is Behind Meniere’s Disease

Most people have heard of Meniere’s disease, but because it is so rare, few understand what it really is. What causes this mysterious condition? Is there any way to care for it that works effectively? Meniere’s disease is defined as a disorder of the vestibular system accompanied by such symptoms as: Tinnitus – ringing inContinue Reading

Finding Natural, Long-Lasting Help for Migraines

Finding Natural, Long-Lasting Help for Migraines

Migraines affect one out of every eight people. Most often, sufferers want to know how to find relief. It is important that one gets educated about how to best cope with migraines and the options that are available so that he can make an informed decision. Day to day living and work performance are impairedContinue Reading

Finding Relief for Migraine Headaches

Finding Relief for Migraine Headaches

Migraine headaches are experienced worldwide by millions of people. In the USA alone, it is estimated that 38 million individuals have had a migraine at some point in life. Why do these migraines occur, and is there a correlation between aging and the onset of migraines?   From children to the aged, migraines can affectContinue Reading

Finding Help for Migraines and Hypertension

Finding Help for Migraines and Hypertension

It may not be surprising that a chiropractor can help one to cope with migraines; however, what may seem odd is that chiropractors can help with hypertension (high blood pressure). It has been confirmed that a specific form of chiropractic care, called upper cervical chiropractic, can indeed help lower blood pressure along with relieving migraines.Continue Reading

Gentle Migraine Help in Renton

Gentle Migraine Help in Renton

For those who suffer from chronic migraines, the problems can involve more than just the physical symptoms that have to be dealt with. They often manifest at inopportune times. They take away from work, time spent with loved ones, and other important activities. When a migraine presents itself, all other things are put on hold.Continue Reading

Getting Relief from Chronic Headaches

Getting Relief from Chronic Headaches

Headaches can often be traced back to something in a patient’s history. That’s why a common factor in a patient history taken by upper cervical chiropractors is whether a person has ever endured a head or neck injury. Car accidents, sports injuries, and slip and fall injuries are common causes of an upper cervical misalignment.Continue Reading

Types of Headaches Afflicting Residents of Renton, WA

Types of Headaches Afflicting Residents of Renton, WA

Headaches are hard to cope with, especially if they occur more than just once in a while. Many people have chronic headaches that occur daily or a few times a week. It may be surprising to learn that the term headache is used to describe a number of different types of headaches. What headache typesContinue Reading

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