Tag Archives: Headaches

The Importance of Chiropractic Care after an Auto Accident

  According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), automobile accidents are one of the leading causes of injury in America, sending more than 2.5 million people to the emergency room in 2012. In addition to the pain and suffering they cause, these injuries carry an enormous financial cost: $1.8 billion in lifetime medical costs, […]

Chiropractic Treatments Can Ease Depression

Experts estimate that more than 15 million American adults are diagnosed annually with mood disorders, which include major depression, bipolar disorder, and other related conditions. Typically patients are prescribed antidepressants, but for many the cure is as bad as the disease, with the medicines’ side effects negatively impacting quality of life. A study by researchers […]

Chronic Pain and Depression

Chronic pain can have many sources: headaches, lower back, arthritis and other auto-immune conditions. It can also be a mystery. Seniors can often be stricken with chronic pain without having suffered any injury or for any identifiable reason. It wasn’t that long ago that some physicians attributed pain with no apparent cause to psychosomatic issues; […]

How to Treat Fibromyalgia with Chiropractic Care

Very few conditions are as unexplained a fibromyalgia, a syndrome categorized by long-term pain with no apparent cause that radiates throughout the body. The pain is usually concentrated in the joints, muscles, tendons and other soft tissues, and the condition may also cause excessive fatigue, depression, anxiety and and headaches. Currently, there is no known […]

Headaches and How Chiropractic Care Can Help

90% of Americans have suffered from a headache at one point or another and every single one of them wants relief. While all headaches are painful, some are worse than others. Tension headaches are some of the worst culprits and the most difficult to get rid of with over the counter medicines. It is best […]

TMJ Disorder – Symptoms, Causes & Chiropractic Treatment

Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) is a general term referring to the inflammation of the joint connecting your jawbone to your skull. It’s a common condition; even dental work that requires the patient to keep the jaw open for some time increases the risk for developing this ailment. Signs and Symptoms of a TMJ Disorder You […]

Fast Pain Relief and Other Benefits of Chiropractic Care

There’s no doubt about it; chiropractic care is here to stay. According to studies, more and more people in Canada and the US have seen first-hand the benefits of going to a chiropractor, appreciating this holistic and non-invasive method of treatment. One of the top advantages of seeking chiropractic care is fast pain relief without […]

Using Chiropractic Care and Trigger Point Therapy for Muscle Pain

Trigger points are painful knots that develop in certain parts of the body, such as the neck, shoulders, arms, back, and legs. Approximately 86 million Americans are suffering from chronic pain in these areas, and in majority of the cases, trigger points are the major contributing factor to their discomfort. Trigger points form when the […]