Migraine

How Birmingham, MI Residents Are Finding Headache Relief

Chronic headaches can strike at anytime and anyplace. Living from day to day in fear of when the next attack may occur is common for those who suffer from this condition. A variety of health care options are available making it hard to know what is best. Some questions that are commonly asked by those [...]

Is a New Migraine Medicine the Answer?

It may be hard to believe, but 38 million of those living in the USA experience migraines. These are not just bad headaches but are a neurological disorder known for: Debilitating head pain Nausea and vomiting Vertigo Sensitivity to light, sound, and odor In June of 2015, a new drug was introduced to the market [...]

Understanding and Alleviating Migraine and Headache Pain

Migraines and headaches are similar in that they both cause a person pain in the region of the head. Migraines usually have a headache as a symptom. There are two types of headaches—primary and secondary. Here’s a brief breakdown of what causes these to occur: Primary headaches are due to lack of blood and oxygen [...]

A Small Misalignment in the Neck Can Lead to Migraine Headaches

There are a number of conditions that can cause a person to experience a migraine. Allergies, environmental factors, and even weather conditions can bring on a migraine in some people. Another major reason for migraines is due to an injury sustained to the upper neck or a blow to the head. Some common ways this [...]

The Aftereffects of Whiplash

A person may leave a car accident with little or no symptoms of whiplash or other damage. However, it is important to understand why and how whiplash happens. It is also vital to know what can occur if whiplash goes untreated. The term whiplash has to do with the way the neck and head move [...]

Examining the Options for Neck Pain

Neck pain is not easy to cope with. A diagnosis of severe osteoarthritis, thyroid issues, or narrowing of the blood vessels can lead to possible neck surgery. The neck is one of the most fragile parts of the body, more so than the knee or shoulder. That means that neck surgery comes with higher risks [...]

Natural Relief for Migraines in Birmingham, Michigan

Migraines are a reality of life for many. In fact, approximately 37 million people in the USA have migraines, with 27 million of them being women. They can be debilitating and make everyday routines a challenge for the sufferer and for family members. Healthcare providers also are challenged by migraines, not only in properly diagnosing [...]

Why Recovering from Whiplash Requires Assistance

Whiplash happens due to damage that was done to the muscles and tendons causing the neck to be strained. This does not only happen when one is in a major car accident. The fact is that it can occur at speeds as low as five miles per hour. A person can go that fast on [...]

Whiplash – Help for Sufferers in Birmingham MI

Many people equate whiplash with serious car accidents - and while 2 million people in the US suffer whiplash following an auto incident every year, there are many other less serious incidents that can also cause major neck injuries. In fact, a person can suffer whiplash in low-speed impacts. For example, in a car being [...]

Spinal Research and Whiplash Implications

Recent study of the spine and how whiplash affects it has been ongoing. Findings are leading to updated information and allow physicians to be better equipped to handle whiplash cases more effectively. Much of this new information has only been uncovered over the past 25 years. We feel that what has been discovered may help [...]