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Could Symptoms from a concussion come from your neck?

Post-Concussion Syndrome (PCS) as a Neck Problem The sudden deaths of high profile football players like Junior Seau have made the complications of head trauma and concussions a hot button topic in sports and medicine. While concussions are considered mild traumatic brain injury, the truth is any brain injury is anything BUT mild. While most [...]

By |2018-07-17T10:26:44+00:00July 17th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Could Symptoms from a concussion come from your neck?

Could my elbow pain come from a problem in my neck?

Tennis Elbow Can Originate in the Neck Tennis Elbow Can Originate in the Neck It might seem funny but tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) can be caused by a problem in the neck. In our compartmentalized health care system we have been taught that where the pain is , is where the cause is.  This is [...]

By |2018-07-10T11:22:01+00:00July 10th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Could my elbow pain come from a problem in my neck?

Ears, Antibiotics and Asthma…yet another perfect storm

Ears, Antibiotics and Asthma...yet another perfect storm The number ONE reason for childhood ER visits is surprisingly due to ear infections. The number one treatment of the ear infections are antibiotics.  There is plenty of research since about the 1980s that first off, antibiotics don’t work very well for ear, sinus and respiratory infections. And [...]

By |2018-07-03T10:20:48+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Ears, Antibiotics and Asthma…yet another perfect storm

Is Sitting Bad for the Spine?

This is a question I get all of the time.  Sitting is to the spine, like sugar is to our teeth.  Most individuals sit 8-10 hours per day.  This is either at work or at home watching TV.  This common practice is not what our bodies have been designed for.   Plus, most of us sit [...]

By |2018-06-19T10:17:54+00:00June 19th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Is Sitting Bad for the Spine?

New Research on Athletes & Heart Rate Variability

This is new research from Dr. Matt McCoy, publisher of the Vertebral Subluxation Research Journal.   Research Reveals Relationship between Chiropractic & Physiologic Adaptation Recent research reported in the Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Researchreveals that chiropractic may play an important role in improving heart rate variability (HRV) in athletes. The research includes a review of the [...]

By |2018-06-05T12:12:00+00:00June 5th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on New Research on Athletes & Heart Rate Variability

Help with Bell’s Palsy or Facial Nerve Numbness

Recently our Upper Cervical Chiropractic offices have seen several Bell’s palsy cases come in for care. Our offices prides itself on helping chronically sick individuals who have been searching for answers many times for months or years before they set foot in our office. In this article we would like to discuss the neuro anatomy [...]

By |2018-06-01T21:19:43+00:00May 30th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Help with Bell’s Palsy or Facial Nerve Numbness

Chiropractic Or Osteopath – Which Is Ideal for You?

Chiropractic Or Osteopath – Which Is Ideal for You?  There are lots of chiropractic natural alternative care remedies to select from. A number boost your wellbeing and allow you to live a much healthier life. These organic remedies are also frequently a far better solution to test instead of conventional drugs and drugs. Two common [...]

By |2018-06-01T21:19:44+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Chiropractic Or Osteopath – Which Is Ideal for You?

Do You Have Chronic Neck Pain?

 According to the Academy of Pain Management chronic pain has a deleterious effect on one's quality of life. People who live in chronic pain are affected not only physically but mentally also.  Chronic Pain Impact on Quality of Life Almost two-thirds (59%) reported an impact on their overall enjoyment of life. More than three-quarters of patients (77%) [...]

By |2018-06-01T21:19:44+00:00May 15th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Do You Have Chronic Neck Pain?

How bad is it to look down at our phones?

You cannot go anywhere today without seeing someone looking down at their phones.  Every age from 2 year olds to 90 year olds are spending hours looking down at their cellular phone.  Could this cause problems within our body? According to Dr. Dan Sullivan, a recent study showed that almost 80% of the population between [...]

By |2018-06-01T21:19:44+00:00May 8th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on How bad is it to look down at our phones?

Round TWO of the Flu is here. What to do about it!!!

  Round two of the flu season is upon us.  According to Rishma Parpia  "Although spring is when the typical “flu season” ends, officials at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warned in mid-March 2018 that a “second wave” of influenza B virus appeared to be on the way and could cause more [...]

By |2018-06-01T21:19:44+00:00May 2nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Round TWO of the Flu is here. What to do about it!!!