Depression, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Children

According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness studies have shown that on any single day about 2 percent of school-aged children and about 8 percent of preteens and teens meet the criteria for major depression.  Looking in the long term, the numbers are higher—for instance, one in five teens have experienced depression at some [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:17+00:00 February 18th, 2015|Children, Chronic fatigue, Depression|Comments Off on Depression, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Children

Chronic fatigue and sinus problems: What’s the connection?

An Unexpected Connection A study suggests that sinus problems can be associated with unexplained fatigue and bodily pain. Chronic fatigue syndrome is difficult to both diagnose and treat. However, doctors at Georgetown University Medical Center have discovered an unexpected connection with sinus symptoms and chronic pain. They questioned 297 patients and noted unexplained fatigue in [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:18+00:00 December 31st, 2014|Chronic fatigue, Chronic pain, Fibromyalgia, Sinus problems|Comments Off on Chronic fatigue and sinus problems: What’s the connection?

NUCCA and Fibromyalgia: Can It Help Me?

NUCCA and Fibromyalgia   Have you ever had a car crash, fall, sports injury, or have you been a victim of domestic violence?   Have you been knocked unconscious, had a concussion, whiplash, or other injury to your head, neck or spine? If you have had a head or neck trauma it is likely that [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:05+00:00 June 30th, 2014|Chronic fatigue, Fibromyalgia|Comments Off on NUCCA and Fibromyalgia: Can It Help Me?

Women with Fibromyalgia Find Help with NUCCA

Women With Fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome are widespread among women. Fibromyalgia is the second most common musculoskeletal condition affecting more than 12 million Americans. Most of the affected patients (approximately 80%) are women between the age of 25 to 60. Fibromyalgia is frequently misunderstood and misdiagnosed.   Fibromyalgia symptoms include widespread joint pain [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:41+00:00 June 9th, 2014|Chronic fatigue, Fibromyalgia|Comments Off on Women with Fibromyalgia Find Help with NUCCA

Why Am I so Tired? New Hope for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia Many people with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and a similar condition called Fibromyalgia are regularly asking themselves the question "why am I so tired?" The answer to why you're tired may come from an unlikely place. But first what is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome? The Mayo Clinic describes it this way... "Chronic fatigue [...]

2017-09-19T00:20:26+00:00 November 13th, 2013|Chronic fatigue, Fibromyalgia|Comments Off on Why Am I so Tired? New Hope for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Fibromyalgia? General chiropractic and the medical approach may not be enough!

Can a Car Crash Lead to Fibromyalgia?   In the June 2011 edition of the Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic Research.  Dr. Nimira Alibhoy DC presents the case of a 45-year-old female with a history of two major head traumas and 10 car accidents leading to complaints of an 11 year history of fibromyalgia.  The [...]

2017-09-19T00:20:28+00:00 October 30th, 2013|Chronic fatigue, Fibromyalgia|Comments Off on Fibromyalgia? General chiropractic and the medical approach may not be enough!

5 Habits That Are Making You Tired

Recently, the Huffington post had an article regarding some common habits that are likely making you tired. Let’s take a look at some of them and one that they missed.   Breakfast Without Carbs   It’s a myth that if you eat carbohydrates it can zap your energy later on. In reality, your body needs [...]

2017-09-19T00:20:28+00:00 October 23rd, 2013|Chronic fatigue, Insomnia, Wellness|Comments Off on 5 Habits That Are Making You Tired

Depression, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Children

  Depression, Chronic fatigue syndrome and Children   According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness studies have shown that on any single day about 2 percent of school-aged children and about 8 percent of preteens and teens meet the criteria for major depression.  Looking in the long term, the numbers are higher—for instance, one in five [...]

2017-09-19T00:20:34+00:00 July 8th, 2013|Chronic fatigue, Chronic pain, Depression, Fibromyalgia|Comments Off on Depression, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Children

Chronic fatigue and sinus problems: What’s the connection?

A study suggests that sinus problems can be associated with unexplained fatigue and bodily pain. Chronic fatigue syndrome is difficult to both diagnose and treat. However, doctors at Georgetown University Medical Center have discovered an unexpected connection with sinus symptoms and chronic pain.   They questioned 297 patients and noted unexplained fatigue in 22 percent [...]

2017-09-19T00:21:13+00:00 June 14th, 2013|Chronic fatigue, Chronic pain, Sinus problems|Comments Off on Chronic fatigue and sinus problems: What’s the connection?