How the Brain reacts to an Upper Neck Alignment

Chronic Post-Concussion Syndrome There is a good chance you don’t know how much a misalignment of only ¼ of a millimeter can impact your health, but it can, and you should know. The Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic Research reported a case study on March 12, 2012 of a 75 year old woman who suffered from concussions 10 years earlier.…

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The Chain Reaction of a Neck Injury

Neck Injuries and Migraines The truth is it doesn’t take much of a neck injury to cause a chain reaction throughout the body that can result in migraines. And those debilitating migraine headaches aren’t just any normal headache. They can cause such a severe pain that it renders the suffer incapable of performing normal, everyday activities. The worst part is…

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Signs of a Weak Spine

If you have ever had the urge to crack your back, have someone hug you and crack it for you, or crack your neck, you are not alone. Self-cracking one’s spine or neck is something most people, or perhaps everyone, has done at one time or another. Though, one’s ability to crack their neck or back does not mean it…

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Can Neck Pain Cause Anxiety?

Neck Pain and Anxiety There is a debate in the public and in the medical community as to whether neck pain can cause anxiety or does the anxiety cause the neck pain.  From our experience we would say that it’s a little bit of both.  Frequently though a patient will have a head or neck injury and this will create a cascade…

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Can Neck Problems Cause Dizziness?

Can Neck Problems Cause Dizziness? Vertigo, Dizziness, Disequilibrium and many other types of these type of conditions can be directly related to old head and neck injuries that have never been properly addressed and the underlying damage to the upper neck has led to dysfunction in the ears, the balancing system of the body or both. When the head or…

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5 Ways to Improve the Health of Your Neck

Neck Health For an ailment that’s as common as neck pain (affecting around 70% of Americans), there are several ways to improve the health of your neck naturally including the following 5 recommendations. 1. Good Posture We’ve all heard this one and it involves avoiding slouching whether you’re walking or sitting in a chair. Also, avoid sitting for long periods…

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Can Sleeping on Your Stomach Cause Neck Pain?

Does Your Neck Hurt? Do you regularly sleep on your stomach? This is the one habit that is the most harmful to the health and function of our spine and our nervous system.  When the head is turned to the side and then the weight of the body is placed upon it…the muscles, ligaments, tendons, joints, discs, nerves, etc. are compressed.  The application of this…

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