Understanding How Headaches in Plymouth MN

Headaches are referred to as either primary or secondary. If a person has a secondary headache, it means that there may be another cause for it, like a problem in the neck. Let’s examine the two a little closer. What is a primary headache? They make up ninety percent of all headaches. Generally, people ages twenty to forty start having them. The most common primary headaches…

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Fibromyalgia and Migraines: What’s the Connection?

Migraines and Fibromyalgia Do you suffer from chronic migraine headaches? Do you suffer from other pain, mood changes, insomnia, or several other conditions? Your migraines may be part of a larger process in your body known as Fibromyalgia. Recently, a study was done of the cerebrospinal fluid glutamate levels in patients who suffer from chronic migraines. Patients with Fibromyalgia had much higher levels…

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Chronic Post-Concussion Syndrome

On March 12, 2012 the Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic Research had a very interesting case study that discussed the impact of an upper neck misalignment on the brain. After seeing a series of medical doctors, cardiologists and neurologists a 75-year-old woman finally found a neurologist who was familiar with upper cervical chiropractic. The neurologist determined that she had an…

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Natural Approach for Children with Migraines

  A recent story on ABC news reported about children suffering with migraines. Often we think of migraines as something that only  affects adults, but research reports say that migraines in childhood probably occur more then you think. The story was about Jacob Holladay, a 12 year old, who was suffering through the fifth day of a severe migraine. The…

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How Are Migraines and Seizures Related to Neck Injuries?

Migraines and Seizures When the upper neck is misaligned it affects the way the brain is working. These brain changes can mimic a variety of different conditions. Recently the Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic Research had a very interesting case study that discussed the impact of an upper neck misalignment on the brain and discussed how migraines and seizures related…

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How do You Get Rid of Migraines without Medicine?

Get Rid of Migraines without Medicine It’s remarkable to consider how many different types of pain relievers there are for headaches. Not just the corner drug stores but also supermarkets, convenience stores, and gas stations keep an abundant supply. Aspirin, acetaminophen, and ibuprofen, is consumed daily in America by the truckloads. Have you ever thought about how we approach a…

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What are the Risks of Surgical Treatment of Migraine Headaches?

Risks of Surgical Treatment of Migraines More Americans suffer from migraine headaches than diabetes and asthma combined. This debilitating neurological disease is characterized by a throbbing or pulsating headache pain which can range from severe to moderate in intensity, along with other neurological symptoms. Anyone who has had a migraine will tell you how excruciating the pain can be, making…

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Natural Relief for Migraine Headaches and High Blood Pressure

Many people today are frustrated with the number of side effects associated with medications are looking for natural relief for migraine headaches and high blood pressure.If you are tired of taking drugs for the symptoms of migraine headaches and high blood pressure, keep reading. How Are Migraines Related to High Blood Pressure? A recent article in the Journal of Upper…

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How do you Find Natural Migraine Relief in Plymouth, Minnesota?

Natural Migraine Relief in Plymouth, Minnesota If you are in the Plymouth Minnesota area and you’re looking to find natural migraine relief keep reading to learn about a unique procedure available in your area. What Does the Research Say? Research has shown that 92% of people suffering with headaches have found relief with upper cervical chiropractic.  Upper cervical chiropractic approaches…

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