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Why do I have pain and a crick in my neck?

Why do I have pain and a crick in my neck? Have you ever woken up with your neck stuck in spasm, or had that crick feeling in your neck? Many of us have had this experience. The pain starts in the neck, limits your range of motion, is painful upon movement and radiates down [...]

By |2018-08-28T10:25:33+00:00August 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why do I have pain and a crick in my neck?

Neck and Ear Pain – Caused by Neck Injury?

Neck and Ear Pain – Caused by Neck Injury? Neck and Ear Pain Many people wonder – Can neck problems cause ear problems? The answer is 100 percent yes. Neck and ear pain can be the result of an old neck injury. Cervical spine and ear pain can originate from a prior neck injury. In this [...]

By |2018-08-07T10:58:14+00:00August 7th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Neck and Ear Pain – Caused by Neck Injury?

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.  This creates an awareness of imbalance 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 as a consequence [...]

By |2018-07-24T11:22:23+00:00July 24th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Vertigo Spinning & Rocking Awareness

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?

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?

Do you have pain at your computer desk?

Tips On Workplace Ergonomics And Discusses A little Known Procedure Called Upper Cervical Chiropractic Patients often come to our Maine upper Cervical chiropractic office with complaints of neck pain, shoulder pain, and arm pain. While much of this pain can be improved with proper ergonomics at their office desk, which we will discuss, some of the pain is an underlying condition [...]

By |2018-06-01T21:19:44+00:00April 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Do you have pain at your computer desk?

Wow does my head hurt?

We are commonly taught from a very early age that if we have a symptom of any sorts, we take a drug to help with that symptom.  This is very common in today's household.  As we get older those patterns are shown with the numerous over the counter medications that are available today. If you [...]

By |2018-06-01T21:19:45+00:00April 3rd, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Wow does my head hurt?

I wish I did not have to take medications for my Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia (FM) is a condition surrounded by much controversy in what establishes a diagnosis, what would be the consistent historic features, and most of all, what can be done about it — the therapy plans. Doctors look polarized, they “believe in it” or they do not. The result is a frustrated individual because after several [...]

By |2018-06-01T21:19:45+00:00March 14th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on I wish I did not have to take medications for my Fibromyalgia

ARE MIGRAINES AFFECTING YOUR DAILY LIFE?

Do Migraines hold you back from fully experiencing life? When I was a teenager my migraines would severely affect everything in my life. I was looking for a solution.  The only solution at the time was constant medications.  These medications only numbed the pain and did not get to the cause of why they were [...]

By |2018-06-01T21:19:45+00:00January 23rd, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on ARE MIGRAINES AFFECTING YOUR DAILY LIFE?