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6 Activities You Didn’t Know Can Hurt Your Back

Back pain is almost a fact of life in today’s tech-saturated world. For this reason, it comes as no surprise that many are seeking Huxley upper cervical chiropractic for relief.  A lot of us are quick to blame trauma and injury for our back pain, but the truth is that, for the most part, our [...]

2020-04-13T02:16:29+00:00April 12th, 2020|Low back pain / Sciatica|

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Vertigo

Vertigo is a common term that may sound familiar to many. About 40% of adults in the United States experience vertigo symptoms, according to NIDCD. Despite the high number of people with vertigo, not so many can accurately describe what vertigo is.  Understanding vertigo better can help patients get a correct diagnosis and efficient treatment [...]

2020-02-24T02:31:00+00:00February 23rd, 2020|Vertigo|

Natural Relief for Whiplash and Concussion-Related Migraines

I’ve seen a lot through my years as a Huxley chiropractor for migraines. Many of my patients suffered from this disorder due to various reasons, but the most common reason is accidents.   Migraines can develop after accidents involving whiplash and concussions. As a matter of fact, 1 out of 7 chronic migraine episodes is because of such [...]

2020-02-20T08:11:01+00:00November 24th, 2019|Migraines/Headaches|

Vertigo 101: What’s PPPD and How to Resolve It

I’ve seen vertigo in many forms as a Huxley based vertigo chiropractor. Vertigo is a symptom that brings a false sense of spinning or movement. Some people experience it only for a few minutes or even just seconds. However, some go through a more debilitating and persistent form of vertigo called PPPD. What is it? [...]

2019-08-26T05:29:12+00:00August 25th, 2019|Vertigo|

New Migraine Theory: Oxidative Stress May Trigger Migraines

Migraines afflict about 1 billion people worldwide. They cost the United States $36 billion in productivity, including $113 million in lost days of work. Migraines consist of a severely incapacitating set of neurological symptoms including: Dizziness or vertigo Acute throbbing head pain that may affect one or both sides of the head Tingling or numbness [...]

2019-05-09T13:31:33+00:00May 5th, 2019|Migraines/Headaches|

Most Common Cause of Vertigo

The most common vestibular disorder is BPPV, or benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, affecting over 150,000 people every year.  BPPV causes intense vertigo episodes, particularly due to changes in head position. While the name of the condition is rather long winded, understanding what each word means can help illuminate the nature of this common vertigo disorder. [...]

2019-04-09T05:47:35+00:00February 3rd, 2019|Vertigo|

Haan Family Chiropractic Treats Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy was the condition involved in a case study conducted by Dr. William Amalu. The study studied a 5-year-old boy who had been diagnosed with cerebral palsy, chronic ear infections, legal blindness, and was experiencing as many as 30 seizures a day. He was reliant upon a wheelchair and could not communicate and interact [...]

2019-04-09T05:51:09+00:00December 16th, 2018|Cerebral Palsy|

Haan Family Chiropractic Tackles Tourette’s Syndrome

Tourette’s syndrome is known for being an inherited condition. However, this belief does not take into consideration the top two reasons that show genetics is not at play in all cases: Approximately 15% of people with Tourette’s have no genetic links. There is a wide range of variation in character, course, and severity of this [...]

2019-04-09T05:54:30+00:00December 2nd, 2018|Tourette’s Syndrome|

A Natural Treatment Option for TMJ Issues

TMJ is short for temporomandibular joint, a complex joint that includes the jaw bone, the articular disc, and the temporal bone. TMJ syndrome includes a few characteristics such as clicking in the jaw, muscle strain headaches, and painful chewing. Here are a few of the most common reasons TMJ pain happens: Degenerative joint disease: This [...]

2019-04-09T05:56:47+00:00November 18th, 2018|TMJ / Jaw Pain|

Causes and Frequency of Concussions in the US

You may have noticed concussions being discussed more frequently on the news recently, particularly when related to professional athletes. What may be a surprise you is how common concussions actually are among non-athletes and that they are not always connected to a sports injury. In this article, we will take a closer look at what [...]

2019-04-09T05:29:42+00:00November 4th, 2018|Concussion / Post-Concussion Syndrome|