How Upper Cervical Overcomes Hearing Loss, Tinnitus and Vertigo – Pt 1

Meniere's Disease If you suffer from spontaneous bouts of Vertigo and experience hearing loss, ringing in the ears (Tinnitus), and random feelings of fullness in your ear, that's the result of a disorder in your inner ear. That disorder is commonly known as Meniere's Disease, and those bouts of dizziness are the leading symptom of [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:20+00:00 October 12th, 2015|Dizziness, Vertigo|Comments Off on How Upper Cervical Overcomes Hearing Loss, Tinnitus and Vertigo – Pt 1

Types of Vertigo in Apple Valley Minnesota

Complications from Vertigo If you suffer from Vertigo, you know it can complicate your entire life. You need to find a way to get through the day while it seems your world is spinning, and most of the time you need to do that without letting people around you know about your internal battles. Hopefully, [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:22+00:00 June 1st, 2015|Disequilibrium, Dizziness, Vertigo|Comments Off on Types of Vertigo in Apple Valley Minnesota

Understanding Vertigo and it Causes

Vertigo is one of those conditions you can't ignore. It may only last for a few moments or it might be recurring condition. So, what is it? It is the sensation that a room is spinning even when there is no movement. This happens due to a dysfunction in the Vestibular system, which is part [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:27+00:00 March 16th, 2015|Disequilibrium, Dizziness, Vertigo|Comments Off on Understanding Vertigo and it Causes

What’s in a Mild Traumatic Brain Injury?

Understanding Concussions Saying someone experienced a mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI) is a long way of saying they suffered from a concussion. Though, whether or not a person experiences a concussion or not can vary from person to person depending on how hard they were hit, where they were hit, and other factors.   One [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:29+00:00 February 9th, 2015|Concussion, Dizziness, Post concussion syndrome, Whiplash|Comments Off on What’s in a Mild Traumatic Brain Injury?

Vertigo, Migraine Headaches, and Car Crashes

A case study from the Blair upper cervical chiropractic group reveals additional evidence linking head and neck trauma to migraine headaches and vertigo. This case study is another example of what the upright MRI research is revealing.   Here's a quote from Dr. Lenarz's case report:   A 54 year-old female patient entered the office [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:32+00:00 December 3rd, 2014|Disequilibrium, Dizziness, Headaches, Migraine headaches, Migraine Headaches, Vertigo, Whiplash|Comments Off on Vertigo, Migraine Headaches, and Car Crashes

What you Need to Know about Concussions

If you recently experienced a sudden abrasion to the head, such as a car accident or a sports injury, there is a chance you suffered a concussion, and that is not something you should ignore.   So, what is a concussion? It is a Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (MTBI) that alters how your brain functions. [...]

Upper Cervical, Whiplash, and Vertigo

  When vertigo symptoms persist, it is important to thoroughly evaluate the neck. Following any head or neck trauma there will be a tearing loose of the connective tissue that holds the spine in place. This will lead to a weakness that will allow the spine to breakdown and lock into a stressed position. This [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:34+00:00 October 20th, 2014|Dizziness, Vertigo, Whiplash|Comments Off on Upper Cervical, Whiplash, and Vertigo

NUCCA and Vertigo: Is This the Right Approach for You?

Vertigo Just about everything we do and any medical treatment we receive comes with the possibility of some negative side effects. Just walking out the front door in the morning comes with a certain amount of risk, but in most cases we all get by just fine. When it comes to NUCCA, an [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:36+00:00 August 6th, 2014|Dizziness, Vertigo|Comments Off on NUCCA and Vertigo: Is This the Right Approach for You?

Whiplash, Dizziness and Hearing Loss

How Does Whiplash Effect the Body? Two million people are exposed to whiplash injury (related to an auto accident) in the U.S. every year.   When the head is suddenly jerked back and forth or side-to-side beyond its normal limits, ligaments supporting the neck vertebrae can be sprained (over-stretched) or torn, forcing vertebrae out of [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:46+00:00 March 12th, 2014|Dizziness, Hearing Loss, Whiplash|Comments Off on Whiplash, Dizziness and Hearing Loss

Vertigo Emergency Room Visits Cost 4 Billion per Year

Dizziness Is Expensive According to researchers from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, vertigo emergency room visits cost 4 billion per year (about 4 percent of total emergency department costs), the study was published in the July issue of Academic Emergency Medicine.   The researchers found there were 3.9 million U.S. emergency department visits for dizziness or [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:51+00:00 November 4th, 2013|Disequilibrium, Dizziness, Vertigo|Comments Off on Vertigo Emergency Room Visits Cost 4 Billion per Year