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5 Reasons Why NUCCA is Smart for Your Health

5 Reasons Why NUCCA is Smart for Your Health

Can NUCCA Help You Even If You Don’t Have a Bad Back? When most people think about chiropractic the first thing they think of is someone with a bad back. Or maybe, neck pain or headaches. Without a doubt a lot of people with back pain, neck pain and headaches see chiropractors. In fact, backContinue Reading

Why Are My Kids Always Sick? Cortisol, Stress and the Immune System

Why Are My Kids Always Sick? Cortisol, Stress and the Immune System

Cortisol and the Chronic Stress Response The Mayo Clinic states that “the long-term activation of the stress-response system — and the subsequent overexposure to cortisol and other stress hormones — can disrupt almost all your body’s processes. This puts you at increased risk of numerous health problems, including: Heart disease Sleep problems Digestive problems Depression Obesity MemoryContinue Reading

ABC News Reports Babies May Be Overmedicated for Acid Reflux

ABC News Reports Babies May Be Overmedicated for Acid Reflux

Too Many Acid Reflux Prescriptions ABC news recently reported that medical doctors are frequently over medicating babies for acid reflux.  New guidelines published in the journal Pediatrics say doctors and parents need to take a closer look before deciding on medication. The report goes on to say the new recommendations call for lifestyle changes first.Continue Reading

11 Health Benefits from Seeing a NUCCA Chiropractor Regularly

11 Health Benefits from Seeing a NUCCA Chiropractor Regularly

What Are the Health Benefits of Seeing a NUCCA Doctor Regularly? Many people have never seen a chiropractor and may be completely unaware of the incredible health benefits of regularly seeing a NUCCA chiropractor. When you visit an upper cervical chiropractor because you are having a specific problem or you just want to improve yourContinue Reading

ADHD and Sleep Problems Linked in New Research

ADHD and Sleep Problems Lack of good sleep is linked to more than a groggy morning, especially in children and young teens, the Miami Herald reports. Health experts have seen a rise in sleep disorders that cause symptoms similar to ADHD, such as hyperactivity and trouble focusing. In addition, new research is showing the medicalContinue Reading

Do Concussions Cause Chronic Headaches and Vertigo?

Do Concussions Cause Chronic Headaches and Vertigo?

Concussions and Other Head Traumas For years NUCCA doctors have been asking patients if they have a history of head and neck injuries including, car accidents, falls, times where they have been knocked unconscious, had a concussion or stitches to their head. Why? When accidents and injuries tear loose the connective tissue that holds theContinue Reading

Dizziness, Vertigo and the Brain

Dizziness, Vertigo and the Brain

Can Neck Problems Cause Dizziness? Vertigo, Dizziness, Disequilibrium and many other types of conditions can be directly related to old head and neck injuries that have never been properly addressed and the underlying damage to the upper neck has led to dysfunction in the ears, the balancing system of the body or both. When theContinue Reading

What does my neck have to do with my High Blood Pressure?

What does my neck have to do with my High Blood Pressure?

“I have high blood pressure…What other options do I have besides medication?” Do you struggle with high blood pressure? Hypertension is a common ailment, and it is usually treated with prescription drugs that can have many side effects. Are you searching for a natural, drug-free solution to your blood pressure problem? Then you will beContinue Reading

Can a Child’s Scoliosis Be Reversed without Surgery?

Can a Child’s Scoliosis Be Reversed without Surgery?

Early Detection Is the Key Scoliosis is a disorder that causes an abnormal curve of the spine. The spine has normal curves when looking from the side, but it should appear straight when looking from the front. According to WebMD “in about 80% of cases, the cause of scoliosis is not known.” Have you had yourContinue Reading

Chronic Headaches lead to Brain Loss, According to Research

Chronic Headaches lead to Brain Loss, According to Research

Chronic Headaches = Brain Loss Although most people get the occasional headache, there are people who experience headaches for more than 15 days each month. They are said to have chronic headaches. It is estimated that between three to five percent of people worldwide have chronic headaches. There are several subtypes of chronic headaches, suchContinue Reading

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