Migraine Headaches and Depression Linked
Study supports what clinicians have long believed: migraines and depression are linked. Women who suffer from migraines are 40% more likely to develop depression. Another reason why it is so important to see your chiropractor for migraine headache treatment. The study was presented at the American Academy of Neurology’s annual meeting in April 2012. About 29.5 […]Read more
Forward Head Posture
Anterior Carriage of the Head also known as Forward Head Posture can cause stress to the joints of the neck and lead to chronic injury of the posture muscles of the neck. A well respected anatomist and spinal physiologist Ibrahim Adalbert Kapandji wrote “For every inch of Forward Head Posture, it can increase the weight […]Read more
Foods and Migraines
Certain foods have been suspected of aggravating migraine headaches. Over the years this list has been refined. Many of the food items on the migraine trigger list are commonly consumed during the holidays. If you suffer from migraines, you might want to reconsider some of the following items: Aged Cheeses. Cottage and cream cheese don’t […]Read more
Southern Utah Chiropractor
Back pain affects about 90% of the population. Some of us will be lucky and have only a mild case. Others will endure weeks or months of sleepless nights and quality ice-pack time. When it is your time to have a back ache, a chiropractic clinic is the first place to stop. We all know […]Read more
Does chiropractic treatment help your headache?
A week ago, in the medical journal Headache, a research article concerning chiropractic was published. The results that were published seems at odds with what I have seen clinically. In the research, scientists examined 9 studies wherein chiropractic manipulation was tested to reduce headache. In 6 of the 9 studies, manipulation (chiropractic treatment) was as […]Read more
Exercise vs Chiropractic for Cervicogenic Headache
One very common complaint following a whiplash injury is Cervicogenic headache. Those are the headaches which start in the back of the head, usually in the early afternoon. The pain spreads up and over the side of the head, and rests near the back of the eye. Usually the headaches are helped temporarily helped by […]Read more
Headache & Neck Pain After Whiplash
Researchers have shown that about 90% of whiplash victims will report headache as part of their post-injury complaint. Sometimes the headaches wont show for a few weeks after the accident. But when they do, there are several things that need to be considered. Cervicogenic Headache The most common headache after a car crash is […]Read more
Research shows chiropractic better at treating migraines.
Migraine headaches are estimated to cost the U.S. over $17 billion each year. While it is clinically recognized that migraines can be related to cervicogenic conditions, the exact nature of this relationship is unknown. This study set out to test the effectiveness of chiropractic treatment for migraines. 123 participants diagnosed with migraines according to the […]Read more