You and Troy Aikman can Sack Migraine Headaches

Troy Aikman's Migraine Story Throughout Troy Aikman's career with the Dallas Cowboys, he battled and won numerous games in order to lead his team to victories. Though, he chose to fight his off-field battle against migraines with medication instead of with the right team. In this video, Aikman talks about how he won his battle [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:14+00:00 May 25th, 2015|Headaches, Migraine Headaches, Tension headaches|Comments Off on You and Troy Aikman can Sack Migraine Headaches

Phases of Migraine Headaches

The Pain before the Headache   When a migraine headache occurs, it sometimes occurs in phases. What we mean is that sometimes a person may begin to experience signs of a coming headache due to a migraine up to 24 hours before the actual pain in their head begins. Sometimes, that pain will last throughout [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:14+00:00 April 27th, 2015|Headaches, Migraine Headaches, Tension headaches|Comments Off on Phases of Migraine Headaches

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

Understanding Post-Concussion Syndrome

If you were recently in a car accident, suffered a sports injury, or otherwise experienced any type of injury to your head that led to a concussion, you might suffer from post-concussion syndrome. That's a disorder that occurs following the concussion and can last for weeks or months. Symptoms will usually begin within seven to [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:17+00:00 February 2nd, 2015|Concussion, Headaches, Migraine Headaches, Post concussion syndrome, Tension headaches, Vertigo|Comments Off on Understanding Post-Concussion Syndrome

What to do if your Child Experiences a Concussion

If your child plays sports, there is a chance they may experience a concussion at some point. That is, if they haven't had one already. What is a concussion? Well, a concussion occurs when a person experiences a blow to the head that causes a change in how their brain functions.   Now, don't be [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:00+00:00 November 17th, 2014|Children, Concussion, Headaches, Migraine Headaches, Tension headaches|Comments Off on What to do if your Child Experiences a Concussion

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. [...]

How could Acid Reflux, Scoliosis and Headaches be related?

Through the Brain Stem...  The Brain stem is an extension of the brain itself that extends down into the upper neck area (upper cervical spine).  The brain stem is susceptible to injury if the Atlas or Axis the top two bones in the spine are twisted or tilted as a result of traumatic accidents or injuries. [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:02+00:00 October 1st, 2014|Acid Reflux, Headaches, Migraine Headaches, Scoliosis, Tension headaches|Comments Off on How could Acid Reflux, Scoliosis and Headaches be related?

Are Medications For Migraines Making Your Headaches Worse?

The Vicious Cycle of Medication Overuse Headaches   The BBC is reporting that up to a million people in the UK have "completely preventable" severe headaches caused by taking too many painkillers, doctors have said.   They said some were trapped in a "vicious cycle" of taking pain relief, which then caused even more headaches. [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:44+00:00 March 19th, 2014|Headaches, Migraine Headaches, Tension headaches|Comments Off on Are Medications For Migraines Making Your Headaches Worse?

Instant Migraine Relief

Migraine Relief Instantly   Do you suffer from migraines?  Migraine headaches can cause excruciating pain and other symptoms over an extended period of time. Migraine relief can be tough to come by as most medical treatments merely mitigate the symptoms and don't even do that very well. On the other hand, upper cervical chiropractic offers [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:44+00:00 March 10th, 2014|Headaches, Migraine Headaches, Tension headaches|Comments Off on Instant Migraine Relief

What Is the Difference Between a Headache and Migraine?

Do you suffer from frequent headaches? How can you tell if your problem is actually a migraine? Read on to learn the difference between the two.   The closest thing to compare a migraine headache to would be the symptoms of a severe tension headache, but there are definitely things that set a migraine apart. [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:46+00:00 February 10th, 2014|Headaches, Migraine Headaches, Tension headaches|Comments Off on What Is the Difference Between a Headache and Migraine?