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Is Your Headache a Result of an Accident? Help Is Available!

Is Your Headache a Result of an Accident? Help Is Available!

is-your-headache-result-accident-help-available!If you have gone through a traumatic event lately, like a car accident, a serious fall, a sports-related injury, or a similar trauma that has impacted your head or neck, you may find yourself suffering from headaches shortly thereafter. However, there is help available. Don’t ever feel like you have to suffer through and learn to put up with headaches. They can actually be doing more damage than you realize. It is important to get them cared for as soon as possible by visiting us here at Health Edge Family Spinal Care in Glendale, California. To see how we can help you, let’s take a closer look at why neck injuries cause headaches.

Neck and Head Trauma Create Headaches

A concussion, in particular, can cause problems that last a long time. This is due to the fact that the head is situated on the top of the neck where the C1 vertebra is located. If the head suffers a minor blow, the C1 can easily become misaligned. The C1 and C2 vertebrae were designed to protect the brainstem from damage. They are located in the same area where the brainstem and the spinal cord meet. A misalignment in these bones can put undue pressure on the brainstem, causing it to send improper signals to the brain. Another negative impact of this kind of alignment is the hindering of blood flow to and from the brain. These are all reasons for headaches to occur.

Finding Natural Relief

In order to help our headache patients, we focus on correcting the misalignment located in the upper cervical spine. We do this by employing a method that is both gentle and precise. We do not need to crack or pop the spine to get the desired results. This leads to positive, long-lasting results. Our patients and those in case studies report surprising and encouraging results.

 

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Dr. Armen Manoucherian of Health Edge Family Spinal Care in Glendale, California is a Glendale Chiropractor and Upper Cervical Specialist trained by the National Upper Cervical Chiropractic Association (NUCCA). He has helped many children and adults find natural relief in Glendale, California. His upper cervical clinic also serves the communities of Pasadena, Los Angeles, West Hollywood, Beverly Hills and Burbank. He is uniquely trained to correct problems in the upper cervical spine (upper neck). This vital area is intimately connected to the central nervous system and problems in this area have been shown to be an underlying cause of a variety of different health problems. More information can be found on his website at http://www.healthedgela.com

How Weather Affects Migraines

How Weather Affects Migraines

It is true: those who experience migraines seem to have a sensitivity towards weather changes. A change in the weather can increase the frequency and severity of migraines. Why is this the case? There really isn’t a definite answer. Various things such as a change in allergy triggers, difference in wind and cloud pattern, shorterContinue Reading

Vertigo – the Spinning Sensation

Vertigo – the Spinning Sensation

The Cause Vertigo is a sense of being off balance. It can give you the feeling that the things around you are rotating when, in reality, nothing is moving at all. When this condition is related to head position, this is known as benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV). These incidents can be short and inconsequential,Continue Reading

Giving Hope to Headache Victims in Glendale, CA

Giving Hope to Headache Victims in Glendale, CA

Headaches are one of the most common ailments in today’s fast-paced world, affecting as many as 46 percent of the world’s population. Headaches are not only painful, but they can be a real nuisance when you are trying to accomplish your daily routine. They are difficult to care for and frustrate not only patients butContinue Reading

Getting a Grip on the Frustration of Vertigo

Getting a Grip on the Frustration of Vertigo

Vertigo is defined as a feeling that you or the things around you are spinning when there is no movement at all. This is experienced more and more as one begins to age. In fact, 1 out of every 3 Americans over 65 years of age fall each year. Some of these falls are dueContinue Reading

Surprising Relief for Migraines That Works!

Surprising Relief for Migraines That Works!

Migraines are a widespread neurological disease affecting 39 million of those living in the USA and 1 billion people around the globe. Women are three times more likely to get migraines than men. When you are suffering from migraines, the only thing you can focus on is how to get relief and get it fast.Continue Reading

Are Migraines Really Helped with Peppermint Oil?

Are Migraines Really Helped with Peppermint Oil?

Migraines can be extremely hard to cope with and can affect one’s work, personal, and family life. A survey conducted by the United States government revealed that 14% of its citizens have had a migraine or other serious headache type in the last 3 months. Migraines often leave their sufferers exhausted and out of commissionContinue Reading

When Migraines Attack: Varying Phases and Natural Relief

When Migraines Attack: Varying Phases and Natural Relief

Migraines don’t always hit at once or end immediately. Often, they come in phases and may begin as early as 24 hours before the actual head pain begins. Sadly, for those suffering from migraines, these phases just drag out the suffering a little bit longer. Let’s examine these phases a little closer so as toContinue Reading

What Brings About Vertigo and How to Find Help in Glendale, CA

What Brings About Vertigo and How to Find Help in Glendale, CA

What really is vertigo? Is it simply feeling dizzy? Or, like a popular movie title, is it a fear of heights? Actually, neither of these is the proper definition of vertigo. Vertigo is a false feeling of movement. Most people feel as if they are spinning or the room is spinning around them. The brainContinue Reading

Glendale, CA Residents Learning to Alleviate Headaches

Glendale, CA Residents Learning to Alleviate Headaches

Headaches are not pleasant and, thankfully, for most people, they only last for a short period of time. But there are other people who experience headaches at least 15 days during a 30-day period. These are referred to as chronic headaches. It can be very discouraging to fight through one headache to realize that anotherContinue Reading

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