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Vertigo – A Solution – Edwardsville, Illinois

Ending Vertigo Symptoms in Edwardsville Illinois The latest advancement in treatment for Vertigo is Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care that is now producing fruitful results. What are the most common types of injuries that leads to Vertigo symptoms? Traumas to the head, neck, or spine Concussion Auto accidents Whiplash Sports injuries Bike and ski falls Poor posture All these cases above can [...]

2018-11-14T15:15:28+00:00November 14th, 2018|

The Basics of Vertigo: What Causes It and How to Cope

To begin with, it is important to note that vertigo is not a condition but rather a symptom of other health conditions. It is the feeling that you or the things in your environment are spinning about. It can be barely noticeable, or it can be so severe if it causes you to have to [...]

2018-09-22T06:46:43+00:00September 10th, 2018|

Upper Cervical Care Provides Migraine Sufferers With Natural Relief

Migraines are all too common in today’s fast-paced world. Who has time to stop and care for a migraine, whether it lasts a few hours or potentially even a few days? About 37 million Americans suffer from migraines, with up to 3 million having chronic migraines (a migraine more than 15 times in a month). [...]

2018-09-22T06:45:34+00:00August 29th, 2018|

Do Fibromyalgia Symptoms Differ Between Men and Women?

Fibromyalgia is a condition that can affect anyone, but by a large margin predominantly impacts women.  As many as 90% of diagnosed fibromyalgia cases are women. Because men and women are genetically different, they may experience the disorder quite differently.  Fibromyalgia symptoms in males overall seem to be fewer and milder, though they can certainly [...]

2018-09-22T06:28:33+00:00June 10th, 2018|

Rid Yourself of TMJ Pain Naturally

When you hear the phrase "TMJ", you might think about painful popping, clicking or locking of the jaw.  TMJ is an abbreviation for temporomandibular joint, or the two jaw joints located on both sides of the face just in front of the ears.  The term TMJ is commonly used to describe a group of conditions [...]

2018-09-22T06:32:00+00:00March 18th, 2018|

The Devastating Effects of Fibromyalgia and How to Cope

Fibromyalgia (FM) is a condition that is known for causing widespread pain throughout the body. It also can be accompanied by problems with sleep, extreme exhaustion, emotional problems, and mental distress. Researchers believe that fibromyalgia amplifies painful sensations by impacting the way your brain processes pain. The term used for this is abnormal pain perception [...]

2018-09-22T06:27:02+00:00December 10th, 2017|

An Overlooked Cause of Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMJD)

The term TMJ refers to the jaw joints on either side of your face.  TMJ is an abbreviation for temporomandibular joint since it connects the temporal bone of the skull with the mandible, or lower part of your jaw.  Temporomandibular joint disorder, or TMJD, is the umbrella term for the many problems that can arise [...]

2018-09-22T06:33:14+00:00September 10th, 2017|

Fibromyalgia Facts for Edwardsville Residents

Fibromyalgia is a condition that is increasing in its prevalence.  This could be because it is being more readily recognized than in years past, which is leading to the proper diagnosis for many people suffering with fibromyalgia.   Approximately 4 million adults across the United States are affected.  While it is readily known that fibromyalgia [...]

2018-09-22T06:25:32+00:00August 6th, 2017|

Jaw Problems and Neck Problems Can Be Connected

Jaw problems can not only be uncomfortable, but they can also prevent us from chewing and speaking normally.  The temporomandibular joint, or TMJ, is a complex joint that allows us to open and close our mouth.  The joint connects the mandible, the lower jaw, with the skull.  Not only does the joint act as a [...]

2018-09-22T06:34:31+00:00July 1st, 2017|

Learning About Fibromyalgia from Upper Cervical Care Edwardsville

A diagnosis of fibromyalgia (FM) can feel overwhelming. Even suspecting that one may be suffering from it can be enough to cause panic. However, there are many conditions with similar symptoms. Because of this, diagnosis can take some time as other syndromes are ruled out. What are some conditions that may be mistaken for fibromyalgia? [...]

2018-09-22T06:23:52+00:00June 4th, 2017|