All About Vertigo, What Causes It, and Where to Find Relief

Vertigo is often linked to a popular movie from years ago with the same name. This movie does not really give an accurate description of vertigo but rather acrophobia: fear of heights. Vertigo actually has to do with a spinning sensation. It is the false sensation that you or the things around you are spinning when they are actually standing [...]

Tension Headaches: Common, but Does That Mean They Are Normal?

Tension headaches are thought to be one of the most common types of headaches. However, does this mean that we should accept them as a normal part of life and learn to live with them? Thankfully, the answer to that is no, and we will learn more about what can be done to alleviate tension headaches later on in the [...]

Is TMD Related to Neck Issues? If so, Can It Be Helped?

The temporomandibular joint and muscle disorders (TMD) are a collection of health problems that cause pain and dysfunction of the joint located in the jaw and the muscles that surround it. It is hard to determine just how many people suffer from this condition; however, estimates fall in the 10 million range for those living in the USA. Women seem [...]

What To Do When Sciatica Strikes

The sciatic nerve is the largest single nerve in your body.  It is composed of the individual nerve roots that branch off from the spinal cord in the lower back.  These smaller nerve roots combine to form the sciatic nerve, which runs from the lower back through the buttock and down the back of each leg.  Parts of the sciatic [...]

How Meniere’s Disease Impacts Your Life and What Can Be Done

Meniere’s disease can be quite frightening to experience. All of a sudden you may feel as if the environment around you is spinning out of control. Your sense of balance becomes disrupted and even your hearing is obstructed. Let’s take a closer look at this condition to try to understand it a little better. Then, we will discuss what can [...]

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Migraines: What Type of Care Works Best?

Migraines are very debilitating to those suffering from them. New research, aided by the latest in technology, is diving deeper into the source of migraine pain. It is easier than ever to see how the brain and the nervous system function. Past thinking about migraines dealt with how the blood vessels in the head were thought to be constricted and [...]