Knowing what Causes Migraines in Apple Valley MN

The Numbers on Migraines So, you want to know what causes Migraines? Well, there are various factors that can and do contribute to a person experiencing this neurological disorder. The scary thing is that no one is immune to experiencing them, and even 5% of people experience a migraine by the age of 15. Of [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:12+00:00 August 31st, 2015|Chronic pain, Headaches, Migraine headaches, Migraine Headaches|Comments Off on Knowing what Causes Migraines in Apple Valley MN

Facts about Migraines – Pt 3

Final Facts about Migraines Well, here we are at the last week of our three part series on facts about migraines. The first blog looked at how people who suffer from migraines are at a higher risk of attempting and possibly completing suicide. We also look at how taking too much medication can lead to [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:13+00:00 August 3rd, 2015|Migraine headaches, Migraine Headaches, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Facts about Migraines – Pt 3

Facts about Migraines – Pt 2

More on Migraines Last week, we looked at the connection between migraines and suicide, as well as how trying to relieve your headaches using headache medication can actually cause your migraines. This week, we'll look at a couple of other facts you should know about migraines and that pain in your head. Migraines and Lightning [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:13+00:00 July 27th, 2015|Migraine headaches|Comments Off on Facts about Migraines – Pt 2

Facts about Migraines – Pt 1

What you need to know If you suffer from migraines, or if you know someone who suffers from migraines, there are some thing you should know about them. We understand that it's easy to think that what you don't know won't hurt you, but in this case not knowing can hurt you. So, this week [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:13+00:00 July 13th, 2015|Headaches, Migraine headaches, Migraine Headaches|Comments Off on Facts about Migraines – Pt 1

Differences Between a Regular Headache and Migraine

So, you experience headaches, but you're not sure whether the pain you experience is a migraine or just a really bad headache. Well, there are some factors that separate a regular headache from a migraine. Knowing them will help you understand the best course of action to take in order to seek a cure for [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:15+00:00 April 6th, 2015|Headaches, Migraine headaches, Migraine Headaches, Tension headaches|Comments Off on Differences Between a Regular Headache and Migraine

More research linking migraine headaches, vertigo and car crashes

A recent 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 [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:15+00:00 March 30th, 2015|Headaches, Migraine headaches, Migraine Headaches, Vertigo, Whiplash|Comments Off on More research linking migraine headaches, vertigo and car crashes

Dealing with that Pressure Inside of Your Head

More than just Intracranial Pressure Have you recently begun to suffer from throbbing headaches that are usually worse in the morning and subside throughout the day? Do you sometimes experience nausea, vomiting, a pulsating sound, double vision, or other vision problems along with those headaches? You might suffer from Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension (IIH), which is [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:17+00:00 January 28th, 2015|Headaches, Migraine headaches, Vertigo|Comments Off on Dealing with that Pressure Inside of Your Head

Causes of Migraines With Aura

Migraines with Aura   One of the symptoms that is less commonly seen in migraine sufferers is aura. This set of symptoms generally occurs before the onset of the migraine. It includes things like temporary vision impairment, flashes of light, and tingling feelings in the hands or face. It may also be accompanied by physical [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:19+00:00 December 22nd, 2014|Headaches, Migraine headaches, Migraine Headaches|Comments Off on Causes of Migraines With Aura

Migraines, Vision Loss and Upper Cervical Chiropractic

Retinal Migraine  Have you been experiencing strange symptoms in one of your eyes? Seen flashing lights, suffered temporary blindness or seen patterns in your visual field? Have you been to your medical doctor and received a diagnosis of retinal migraine? Have you been told that medications are the only answer for your headaches?   The [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:19+00:00 December 17th, 2014|Headaches, Migraine headaches, Migraine Headaches|Comments Off on Migraines, Vision Loss and Upper Cervical Chiropractic

Avoiding Migraine Inducing Foods this Holiday Season

Being Food Wise this Holiday Season  Over the next few weeks, you will most likely receive many invitations to holiday parties, which means you will have the opportunity to taste your favorite foods and try new foods. We hope you have a great time with your friends and family, but we also want you to [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:59+00:00 December 10th, 2014|Headaches, Migraine headaches, Migraine Headaches|Comments Off on Avoiding Migraine Inducing Foods this Holiday Season