26 08, 2018

Headaches: What Type Do You Have and How Can You Care for Them?

By |2018-08-22T08:22:46+00:00August 26th, 2018|Migraines / Headaches|

Headaches are one of the most common maladies. However, knowing others are suffering along with you does not make the pain of headaches any better. Headaches can be chronic, occurring for more than 15 days out of 30, or come and go intermittently. There are quite a number of different headache types that you can

22 07, 2018

5 Ways to Make Life with Fibromyalgia Better

By |2018-07-20T01:52:05+00:00July 22nd, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue|

If you live with fibromyalgia, living with pain is typically a given.  Along with the well-known, widespread pain of fibromyalgia, the condition can also cause sleep difficulties, cognitive disturbances (sometimes called “fibro fog), headaches or migraines, depression, anxiety, and extreme fatigue. Fibromyalgia is a fairly common condition.  Across the United States, approximately 4 million people

24 06, 2018

Vertigo — Home Remedies and What to Do If More Is Needed

By |2018-09-13T04:22:30+00:00June 24th, 2018|Vertigo / Dizziness|

Vertigo is a spinning sensation. You may feel like you are spinning or it may appear the things in your environment are spinning. Vertigo is a symptom, not a condition itself. It is often due to an inner ear problem. Some of the most common reasons for vertigo are the following: BPPV (benign paroxysmal positional

27 05, 2018

Migraines — What Can Provide Lasting Relief?

By |2018-09-13T02:18:41+00:00May 27th, 2018|Migraines / Headaches|

Migraines are neurological in origin and are caused by the brain becoming over-excitable in certain areas. This can result in throbbing, pounding head pain. However, in some cases, there is no head pain. You may experience the other common symptoms of migraines: Nausea and vomiting Sensitivity to light, sound, and certain smells Dizziness or vertigo

22 04, 2018

Better Sleep Solutions for Fibromyalgia Sufferers

By |2018-09-13T03:16:27+00:00April 22nd, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue|

Fibromyalgia can be a debilitating, chronic condition that causes widespread pain, fatigue, and poor quality of sleep. People with fibromyalgia experience a heightened sensitivity to pain, meaning that the areas of the brain that process pain signals interpret painful sensations as being more intense than in those without the condition. What Kind of Sleep Difficulties

5 01, 2018

Bad Back Linked to Driving Posture

By |2018-06-01T18:47:00+00:00January 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|

From the October 10, 2003 BBC News comes a report that urges people to be aware of their posture while driving. Whether in Britain or in the United States, people spend much of their lives driving. The article notes that poor posture while driving contributes to spinal problems. According to the British Chiropractic Association, (BCA),

5 01, 2018

Subluxation

By |2018-06-01T18:47:00+00:00January 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|

In simplest terms, a subluxation (a.k.a. Vertebral Subluxation) is when one or more of the bones of your spine (vertebrae) move out of position and create pressure on, or irritate spinal nerves. Spinal nerves are the nerves that come out from between each of the bones in your spine. This pressure or irritation on the