Tag Archives: Upper cervical

Your Spine and that Pesky Arthritis

Spinal Arthritis Everyone knows about arthritis in the hands or feet. Okay, maybe not everyone, but most people. But arthritis in the spine might be a type of arthritis that not even most of those people have ever heard of. Though, maybe you have heard of it, but you weren’t aware that the condition wasContinue Reading

What Makes Migraines Go Away?

What Makes Migraines Go Away?

Migraine Headaches If you or a loved one suffer from migraine headaches, then you know the excruciating pain that can result from this neurological condition. Most people who suffer from migraines have sought help to control the condition, but many are disappointed with the effectiveness of the treatments they have received. This is because theContinue Reading

Migraines and depression leads to brain changes

Migraines and depression leads to brain changes

CBS news is reporting on a new study finds that people with migraines who also are depressed have smaller brains.  “Our study suggests that people with both migraine and depression may represent a unique group from those with only one of these conditions,” study author Dr. Larus S. Gudmundsson, a researcher at the National InstituteContinue Reading

Migraines, Vision Loss and Upper Cervical

Retinal Migraine Have you been experiencing strange symptoms in one of your eyes? Seen flashing lights, suffered temporary blindness or seen patterns in your visual field? Have you been to your medical doctor and received a diagnosis of retinal migraine? Have you been told that medications are the only answer for your headaches? The problemContinue Reading

New Research Shows Possible Cause of Migraines in Renton Washington

New Research Shows Possible Cause of Migraines in Renton Washington

Migraines in Renton Washington Do you suffer from migraines? If you do, you are not alone. About 12% of the U.S. Population, which is about one in every eight people, suffer from migraines. The bad is news is no one is quite sure what causes migraines. The good news is new research shows one causeContinue Reading

Vertigo? Is it related to your MS or is it something else?

Vertigo? Is it related to your MS or is it something else?

Vertigo and Multiple Sclerosis One of the most common symptoms of multiple sclerosis that we see is vertigo, dizziness or disequilibrium. Vertigo is when the room spends, dizziness can be described as a variety of different feelings including lightheadedness, swirling etc and disequilibrium basically covers all other feelings you may be having related to balanceContinue Reading

Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms or Upper Cervical Misalignment?

Migraines, Seizures, and Walking Problems Could They Be Related? Multiple sclerosis symptoms can be difficult to determine the original cause. When the upper neck is misaligned it affects the way the brain is working. These brain changes can mimic many of the symptoms associated with multiple sclerosis. Recently the Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic ResearchContinue Reading

Depression and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in Children Helped Naturally

Depression and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness studies have shown that on any single day about 2 percent of school-aged children and about 8 percent of preteens and teens meet the criteria for major depression.  Looking in the long term, the numbers are higher—for instance, one in five teens haveContinue Reading

Fibromyalgia and Ear Problems: How Are They Related?

Fibromyalgia and Ear Problems: How Are They Related?

Ear Problems Common in Fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia is frequently associated with ear-related symptoms such as feeling of ear fullness, earache, and tinnitus (ringing in the ear). We have seen improvements in ear problems in those who are suffering with fibromyalgia and those who are not. Recent research that appeared in the Journal of Clinical Rheumatology soughtContinue Reading

Former Professional Baseball Catcher Battles Parkinson’s Disease

Head Trauma May Be Linked to Parkinson’s Disease and Other Conditions The Washington Post and other news organizations are reporting that former Colorado Rockies catcher Ben Petrick is battling Parkinson’s disease. At times he has trouble speaking and getting his thoughts across due to his Parkinson’s, along with many of the other common symptoms, includingContinue Reading

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