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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

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

The Negative Impact of Concussions and Where to Find Help

The Negative Impact of Concussions and Where to Find Help

Concussions often occur in those who play contact sports. Something called chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is a degenerative brain disease found in people who have suffered repeated blows to the head. Sadly, CTE is only able to be diagnosed during an autopsy. This means when one has a concussion, it is important to care forContinue Reading

No Need to Go to Extremes for Migraine Relief in Glendale, CA

No Need to Go to Extremes for Migraine Relief in Glendale, CA

The pain of migraines can cause a person to try almost anything to find relief. It makes no difference if a migraine happens once a month or every few days. The pain is so tremendous that people have gone to extreme lengths to find an answer. One current trend gaining popularity is called daith piercing.Continue Reading

Migraines Combined with Depression Lead to Brain Changes

Migraines Combined with Depression Lead to Brain Changes

There is evidence that people who experience migraines and are depressed may actually have smaller brains, according to a report from CBS News. A study was done to find out if having these conditions in conjunction with each other affected the brain. The author of the study was Dr. Gudmundsson from Maryland. He stated thatContinue Reading

The Lasting Effects of Post-Concussion Syndrome

The Lasting Effects of Post-Concussion Syndrome

Post-concussion syndrome often follows a head injury, even one that is considered minor. Approximately 2 million people in America experience a head injury every year. Out of these, 85% are categorized as minor. Sometimes a doctor may diagnose one with post-concussion syndrome if the symptoms are severe enough. However, it is very important to rememberContinue Reading

Coping with the Debilitating Pain of Headaches

Coping with the Debilitating Pain of Headaches

Headaches have been declared the most common type of pain by the National Institute of Health. Some people deal with headaches on a daily basis, while others may experience them only once in a while. In the USA, approximately 12 people out of every 100 have migraines, and many more suffer from headaches. Every headacheContinue Reading

A Positive Resolution of Post-Concussion Syndrome

A Positive Resolution of Post-Concussion Syndrome

Post-concussion syndrome (PCS) can have a huge impact on a person if he or she does not seek the care of an upper cervical chiropractor as soon as possible. Allowing this type of injury to go uncared for can lead to problems with the way one’s brain functions. This is often due to a misalignmentContinue Reading

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