Cost-Efficient Help for Multiple Sclerosis in Apple Valley, MN

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is not just an upsetting diagnosis but also one that can come along with a hefty prices tag. For the 400,000 Americans dealing with MS, that can mean financial woes mounted on top of the mental and physical strain of the disease. Estimates place MS spending at $10 billion per year. Besides [...]

2016-12-18T21:19:10+00:00 December 11th, 2016|Multiple sclerosis|Comments Off on Cost-Efficient Help for Multiple Sclerosis in Apple Valley, MN

Some Facts About Multiple Sclerosis

Not every change that is experienced in the body is indicative of a disease such as multiple sclerosis. Some changes are for our good. Sometimes the body goes through a cleansing cycle, such as when women experience menstruation. The body protects us from invasive bacteria and infections. And, sometimes, changes in the body simply indicate [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:15+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Multiple sclerosis|Comments Off on Some Facts About Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis: The Facts

Generally, people with multiple sclerosis begin having symptoms between the ages of 20 to 40. Symptoms may come and go, or some may linger. Multiple sclerosis is caused by demyelination (wearing away of the coating of the nerves) and gliosis (scarring of the brain tissue). What are the symptoms? Extreme tiredness Bladder and bowel problems [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:17+00:00 February 22nd, 2016|Multiple sclerosis|Comments Off on Multiple Sclerosis: The Facts

Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms, Triggers, and Treatment

As a person grows, matures, and ages, many physical changes take place. Most of these are natural changes and are designed to cleanse the body, fight infection, or mature into adulthood. However, some changes are not natural and could indicate the onset of disease. How can you know the difference? We are going to discuss [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:18+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Multiple sclerosis|Comments Off on Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms, Triggers, and Treatment

Research Links Whiplash and Multiple Sclerosis

Whiplash Injuries and Multiple Sclerosis  For decades multiple sclerosis researchers have discussed the correlation between head and neck trauma and the start of MS symptoms. Going all the way back to 1996, Multiple sclerosis was linked with trauma in a court case where a former policeman was awarded $820,875 in damages by a court which accepted that [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:34+00:00 October 6th, 2014|Multiple sclerosis, Whiplash|Comments Off on Research Links Whiplash and Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis, CCSVI and Head and Neck Injuries

Multiple Sclerosis and Neck Injuries  Many people that been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis have a history of head or neck trauma prior to the onset of their symptoms. Why is that? The research may provide the answer.  Research exists that shows the correlation between upper neck injuries, head traumas and the onset of neurological disorders like Multiple [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:36+00:00 August 25th, 2014|Multiple sclerosis|Comments Off on Multiple Sclerosis, CCSVI and Head and Neck Injuries

Drug-Free Treatments for Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is one of the most perplexing of all diseases and there is still very little known about what causes it or the factors that influence its progression. Multiple Sclerosis starts with localized inflammatory deterioration of the myelin sheaths, triggered by an assault by the immune system. All of these factors interfere with [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:37+00:00 August 4th, 2014|Multiple sclerosis|Comments Off on Drug-Free Treatments for Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms

Multiple Sclerosis and Upper Cervical Chiropractic

While there still is no known cure for multiple sclerosis (MS), the first major breakthrough in pain management and symptom reversal may have recently been discovered. How can upper cervical chiropractic (UCC) help the more than 1 million multiple sclerosis patients worldwide (about two thirds of whom are female)? To understand the treatment, let's first [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:50+00:00 November 20th, 2013|Multiple sclerosis|Comments Off on Multiple Sclerosis and Upper Cervical Chiropractic

Face Pain or Palsy Options: Botox, Brain Surgery or NUCCA

Medical Options There are a collection of conditions known as Cranial Nerve Compressive Syndromes involving face pain or palsy such as Trigeminal Neuralgia, Bell's Palsy, Hemifacial spasm and others.  These conditions are among the most devastating of all health conditions both in pain and social impact.   The medical approaches to these conditions are extremely invasive, [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:58+00:00 July 10th, 2013|Bell's palsy, Chronic pain, Face Pain, Hemifacial spasm, Migraine headaches, Multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, Trigeminal neuralgia|Comments Off on Face Pain or Palsy Options: Botox, Brain Surgery or NUCCA

Minnesota Wild Goaltender Josh Harding diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis: Does he need NUCCA?

For athletes like Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding, a diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis is particularly challenging.   MS is an autoimmune disease caused when myelin — the protective coating of nerve cells — is attacked, disrupting the electrical signals from the brain that sends messages to various parts of the body. Symptoms are varied but [...]

2016-10-25T01:24:58+00:00 July 3rd, 2013|Multiple sclerosis|Comments Off on Minnesota Wild Goaltender Josh Harding diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis: Does he need NUCCA?