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The importance of the neck exam following concussion

Chronic neck pain

When experiencing chronic neck pain, we are frustrated and wonder just why won’t my neck muscles heal up and stop hurting? Sometimes it would appear that inflammation is the problem, because we’ve been told that inflammation is a bad thing.  But there’s more going on than that. When talking about pain and inflammation, we are […]

Headache, Migraines, Chronic Pain, NUCCA

When Migraines become Chronic

Suffering from Multiple Migraines If you suffer from migraine headaches 15 or more times a month, with a headache that lasts four or more ours, then you suffer from chronic migraine headaches. Don’t be too quick to judge, though? You need to have suffered from that many headaches for at least three months, and you […]

Upper Cervical – How do I know if I’m a candidate?

Many people hear about Upper Cervical Care and are wondering if they can be helped by this extraordinary type of care. The first step is a consultation where your history, especially any history of head or neck trauma will be discussed.  Next, an examination will be performed.  If after an examination it is determined that […]

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Allergies and Upper Cervical chiropractic

Asthma  Asthma is an extremely common breathing ailment that plagues the world. Do you suffer from bouts of breathing difficulties? Do you find yourself having to carry an inhaler with you every where that you go in order to feel safe? If you are searching for a drug-free alternative to help your asthma, then you […]

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How can Argo star Ben Affleck be helped by NUCCA?

Many Celebrities and Athletes Struggle with Migraines “Ben Affleck Out of Poker Championship due to Migraine” was the headline in the New York Post back in July of 2010. The star of oscar award winning Argo has struggled with migraines for years frequently showing up in the media. We see many athletes, artists, and celebrities […]

Neck Pain, Anxiety

Migraines and Panic Disorders Connected to Neck Injuries

Migraines and Panic Disorders Migraines.com wrote a recent article highlighting the link between migraines and panic disorders. The Mayo Clinic defines migraines as an “intense throbbing or pulsing in one area of the head, and is commonly accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound.” WebMD defines panic disorders as “sudden attacks […]

Chronic fatigue syndrome and sinusitis

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Sinusitis: What’s the Connection?

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Sinusitis: An Unexpected Connection A study suggests that sinus problems can be associated with unexplained fatigue and bodily pain. Chronic fatigue syndrome is difficult to both diagnose and treat. However, doctors at Georgetown University Medical Center have discovered an unexpected connection with sinus symptoms and chronic pain. They questioned 297 patients and […]

Vertigo and migraine headaches

Vertigo and Migraine Headaches Relieved with Upper Cervical

Vertigo, Migraine Headaches, and Car Crashes A recent case study from the Blair upper cervical chiropractic group reveals additional evidence linking head and neck trauma to migraine headaches and vertigo. This case study is another example of what the upright MRI research is revealing. Here’s a quote from Dr. Lenarz’s case report: A 54 year-old […]

NUCCA vs Regular chiropractic manipulation

NUCCA Chiropractic, What’s the Difference?

The NUCCA Difference So a common question that people ask is what is it that makes NUCCA chiropractic different? The NUCCA Correction is very precise and very gentle without any of the popping, cracking, or twisting of the spine.  NUCCA spinal care is focused on providing a patient with fast relief, maximum recovery and long lasting results. The […]