The Importance of a Neck Exam after a Concussion

Post Concussion Syndrome: More Than Just a Lingering Headache   When most people think about a concussion they think of the damage that is done to the brain. MRIs, Cat Scans, x-rays and neurological exams are generally focused on the skull and brain. But persistent symptoms related to a concussion may have more to do [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:55+00:00 September 23rd, 2013|Concussion, Cranio-cervical syndrome, Dizziness, Headaches, Insomnia, Mild traumatic brain injury, Post concussion syndrome, Sleep problems, Vertigo|Comments Off on The Importance of a Neck Exam after a Concussion

Natural Treatment for Post Concussion Syndrome in Apple Valley, Minnesota

No Soccer Headers until the Age of 14, Experts Say   A recent USA Today story discusses the concerns parents, coaches and doctors have when it comes to youth sports and concussions.   The closer look has come as a backlash to shocking stories from the world of professional athletics. With reports of increased risk [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:55+00:00 September 18th, 2013|Alzheimer's disease, Children, Concussion, Cranio-cervical syndrome, Dementia, Dizziness, Headaches, Mild traumatic brain injury, Post concussion syndrome, Tension headaches|Comments Off on Natural Treatment for Post Concussion Syndrome in Apple Valley, Minnesota

New Research Links Concussions and Alzheimers Disease

Similar Brain Abnormalities in Concussions and Alzheimers Disease   Science Codex is reporting that a new study published in the Journal Radiology is showing similar brain abnormalities between mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), also known as concussions and those found in early Alzheimer's dementia.   "Findings of MTBI bear a striking resemblance to those seen [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:55+00:00 September 16th, 2013|Alzheimer's disease, Concussion, Cranio-cervical syndrome, Dementia, Mild traumatic brain injury, Post concussion syndrome|Comments Off on New Research Links Concussions and Alzheimers Disease

Drug Free Migraine Relief in Apple Valley, Minnesota

Scientists Find Frequent Migraine Headaches Leads to Brain Damage Recent research published in the Journal of the American headache Society reports that people with frequent migraine headaches or a long history of migraines are at an increased risk of progressive brain damage. Scientists from the Netherlands report that people with frequent migraine headaches or a [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:55+00:00 September 11th, 2013|Cranio-cervical syndrome, Migraine headaches|Comments Off on Drug Free Migraine Relief in Apple Valley, Minnesota

Drug-Free Relief of Post-traumatic Headaches in Apple Valley, Minnesota

25% Still Have Headaches 4 Years Later   Post-traumatic Headaches (PTH) occur in 90% of patients following a Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (MTBI), also known as a concussion.     Over time the percentage of patients who suffer with these types of headaches decreases, however almost 25% have persistent headaches four years later.   Many [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:56+00:00 September 4th, 2013|Chronic pain, Concussion, Cranio-cervical syndrome, Depression, Disequilibrium, Dizziness, Headaches, Insomnia, Migraine headaches, Mild traumatic brain injury, Post concussion syndrome, Sleep problems, Tension headaches, Vertigo|Comments Off on Drug-Free Relief of Post-traumatic Headaches in Apple Valley, Minnesota