Vertigo: The Role of the Inner Ear

What is vertigo? It is the feeling that things around a person or the person themselves are spinning. It is different than disequilibrium, a loss of balance that usually happens to older ones. It is also not a fear of heights, as many may believe. Why does this spinning sensation happen? We first need to [...]

2017-09-19T00:16:21+00:00 July 4th, 2016|Dizziness, Vertigo|Comments Off on Vertigo: The Role of the Inner Ear

Dizzying Facts Behind Meniere’s Disease in Apple Valley MN

Most people will have, at some point in their lives, experienced vertigo in one form or another. The dizzying feeling and sensation that the room is spinning beneath your feet is hardly one you would want to last for any length of time. The sensation can be brought about by a fall or by hitting [...]

2017-09-19T00:16:22+00:00 April 25th, 2016|Dizziness, Vertigo|Comments Off on Dizzying Facts Behind Meniere’s Disease in Apple Valley MN

Is a Concussion Behind Those Lingering Headaches?

Annually, millions of concussions from sports-related injury are reported in the US. Specifically, there are between 1.6 to close to 4 million of these concussions each year. While certain contact sports may be what comes to mind first, studies show that cheerleading is the number one sport with the most injuries for women's sports, and [...]

2017-09-19T00:16:22+00:00 March 28th, 2016|Concussion, Dizziness, Headaches, Migraine headaches, Migraine Headaches, Mild traumatic brain injury, Vertigo, Whiplash|Comments Off on Is a Concussion Behind Those Lingering Headaches?

Vertigo: A Natural Solution in in Apple Valley

How common is the occurrence of vertigo in the United States? Consider the following: Up to 10% of people experience vertigo. As many as 40% of people over the age of 40 experience vertigo. From 1995-2004, vertigo accounted for two and a half percent of ER visits. What parts of the body are involved in [...]

2017-09-19T00:16:22+00:00 March 21st, 2016|Dizziness, Vertigo|Comments Off on Vertigo: A Natural Solution in in Apple Valley

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

Vertigo, Tinnitus and Hearing Loss Part 2

Meniere’s Disease Now that we know more about Meniere's Disease and its symptoms (Vertigo, Tinnitus, and hearing loss) from our previous blog, it's important to look at how a person can find permanent relief from their suffering. To do that, we'll look at a study on the effect of upper cervical specific chiropractic by Dr. Michael [...]

2017-09-19T00:17:17+00:00 December 7th, 2015|Disequilibrium, Dizziness, Vertigo|Comments Off on Vertigo, Tinnitus and Hearing Loss Part 2

Vertigo, Tinnitus and Hearing Loss Part 1

Meniere's Disease If you suffer from spontaneous bouts of Vertigo, and you also deal with random periods of hearing loss, as well as hearing ringing and feeling fullness or pressure in your ear, then you may suffer from Meniere's Disease. Of course, of all of the symptoms of this disease of the inner ear, the [...]

2017-09-19T00:17:17+00:00 November 30th, 2015|Disequilibrium, Dizziness, Vertigo|Comments Off on Vertigo, Tinnitus and Hearing Loss Part 1

The Danger of Soccer in the Development of Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries

How Soccer changes your Brain According to an article in Fox, repetitive heading of the soccer ball can lead to brain injuries. In the last decade there has been more concern surrounding concussions and mild traumatic brain injuries sustained by football players and military personnel. Though more and more studies indicate those injuries, which can [...]

2017-09-19T00:17:18+00:00 November 9th, 2015|Concussion, Dizziness, Headaches, Migraine headaches, Migraine Headaches, Mild traumatic brain injury, Post concussion syndrome, Uncategorized, Whiplash|Comments Off on The Danger of Soccer in the Development of Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries

How Upper Cervical Overcomes Hearing Loss, Tinnitus, and Vertigo – Pt 2

Meniere’s Disease In out previous blog, we talked about the devastating effects of Meniere's Disease on a person's overall health, which include battles with Vertigo, Tinnitus, and hearing loss. We ended that blog by talking about a gentle and specific form of chiropractic that focuses on aligning the top two vertebrae in the spine (the upper [...]

2017-09-19T00:17:18+00:00 November 2nd, 2015|Dizziness, Vertigo|Comments Off on How Upper Cervical Overcomes Hearing Loss, Tinnitus, and Vertigo – Pt 2