Link Between Contact Sports and Parkinson’s Pt2

In a previous article, we looked into the link between injuries to the head and upper spine and conditions such as Parkinson’s disease. Now let’s get a better understanding of how upper cervical chiropractic care is bringing hope to patients suffering from Parkinson’s. Drs. Brown and Chung had results reported in the Journal of Upper [...]

2017-09-19T00:17:17+00:00 January 11th, 2016|Depression, Disequilibrium, Dizziness, Parkinson's disease|Comments Off on Link Between Contact Sports and Parkinson’s Pt2

Link Between Contact Sports and Parkinson’s Pt1

What do former boxing champ Muhammad Ali, the NBA’s Brian Grant, and Hall of Fame NFL star Forrest Gregg all have in common? There are actually two things: They play(ed) contact sports. They received a diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease Parkinson’s is a neurological condition that is both chronic and degenerative. Symptoms manifest differently from patient [...]

2017-09-19T00:17:17+00:00 December 28th, 2015|Depression, Disequilibrium, Dizziness, Parkinson's disease|Comments Off on Link Between Contact Sports and Parkinson’s Pt1

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

5 Upper Cervical Chiropractic Health Benefits

Can Upper Cervical Chiropractic Help You Even If You Don’t Have a Bad Back? When most people think about chiropractic the first thing they think of is someone with a bad back. Or maybe, neck pain or headaches. Without a doubt a lot of people with back pain, neck pain and headaches see chiropractors. In [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:19+00:00 December 24th, 2014|Back Pain, Depression, Insomnia, Posture, Sciatica, Scoliosis, Shoulder Pain, Sinus problems, Sleep problems, Wellness, Whiplash|Comments Off on 5 Upper Cervical Chiropractic Health Benefits

Depression and Upper Cervical Chiropractic

Physical Depression   At Johnson Spinal Care we have seen incredible results with people who are suffering with a variety of different physical and psychological conditions.  Depression, anxiety, mood disorders have improved regularly.  Here is an example of a research study that was performed with patients who had been diagnosed with Depression....   A study of 15 [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:47+00:00 January 13th, 2014|Depression|Comments Off on Depression and Upper Cervical Chiropractic

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 [...]

2017-09-19T00:20:30+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

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