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Migraine Headaches Affect One in Four American Households

  Are Your Migraine Headaches Coming From Your Neck? Migraine headaches are disabling to the person who suffers. Migraines are normally one sided, cause severe pain, vomiting and some people find it necessary to stay in a dark room until recovery. Migraine affects more women than men by a margin of 3 to 1. (1) The frequency [...]

By | 2017-10-18T10:34:58+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Migraine Headaches Affect One in Four American Households

Vertigo Spinning & Rocking Awareness

What's vertigo? Vertigo is an awareness of spinning, rocking, or the entire world spinning, experienced even when somebody is perfectly still. Many kids try to create an awareness of vertigo by turning about for a period; this sort of triggered vertigo lasts for several moments and then fades. In contrast, when vertigo happens spontaneously or [...]

By | 2017-10-10T10:36:29+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Vertigo Spinning & Rocking Awareness

Aging with EASE!!

    Walkers, canes and nursing homes don’t have to be part of the aging process. With so many seniors living longer and more vibrant lives, including chiropractic care as part of their wellness repertoire may help them get the most out of their golden years. Chiropractic is completely natural. Here are some of the [...]

By | 2017-10-04T09:49:26+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Aging with EASE!!

What is a head injury? Can Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractic Work?

A head injury can range from a bump or bruise to a traumatic brain injury.To prove this point. Recently we had a young gal come in for care. She bumped her head on her car door jam while getting in the car. For the neck 2 months she has had constant vertigo. Head injuries do [...]

By | 2017-09-26T14:06:48+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on What is a head injury? Can Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractic Work?

Upper Cervical Chiropractic and Migraines

Doctors practicing Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care across the country have known for years that migraine headaches respond well to their care. However, a recent small scale clinical study is showing that the clinical anecdotal evidence is being supported by current research. In this article, we will review a study that was published and explain what [...]

By | 2017-09-19T15:22:47+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Upper Cervical Chiropractic and Migraines

Muscle Spasms? – What Are They?

You reach for an item onto the top shelf of the cabinet and your back wrenches in pain for a muscle goes into spasm. How can something as easy as reaching for a towel produce such pain? The answer is -- it did not. Reaching to your towel overextended a muscle which was already strained. [...]

By | 2017-09-12T11:36:06+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Muscle Spasms? – What Are They?

UPPER CERVICAL AND SINUSITIS

Do Corrections In the Upper Cervical Spine Provide Natural Sinusitis Relief? Sinusitis is downright awful. Swollen shut sinuses, post nasal drip, chronic runny noses are all miserable.  Sinusitis problems affect every facet of one’s life. According to the CDC, there are a plethora of people who suffer from sinus conditions in the United States. In the [...]

By | 2017-08-29T21:08:50+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on UPPER CERVICAL AND SINUSITIS

An Alternative to Sciatica Relief

An Alternative Look at Sciatica Relief in Yarmouth Maine Sciatica is a term that most of us have heard of at one time or another. It is not a medical diagnosis but, rather, it’s a group of symptoms that can include lower back pain, leg pain, burning and/or tingling sensation in the legs and even [...]

By | 2017-08-15T10:59:58+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on An Alternative to Sciatica Relief

How important is the GUT? Especially early on in life!!

According to Razi Berry a study out of UC San Francisco and the Henry Ford Health system in Detroit and published in Nature Medicine, the microbes living in a baby’s gut during its first month in childhood. The research links a particular pattern of microbes in the guts of one-month-old infants to a three-fold higher risk of developing [...]

By | 2017-08-08T11:50:01+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on How important is the GUT? Especially early on in life!!

New Research looking at Concussions and CTE

Last week there was an article that came out on Football and CTE (Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy).   The study looked at 202 deceased football players.  They found:  Among 202 deceased former football players (median age at death, 66 years [interquartile range, 47-76 years]), CTE was neuropathologically diagnosed in 177 players (87%; median age at death, [...]

By | 2017-08-01T12:27:12+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Research looking at Concussions and CTE