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+00:00November 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

What You need to know about Cervical Vertigo

When your World doesn't Spin Just when you thought you knew everything there was to know about Vertigo, we're going to tell you about a type of Vertigo you've probably never heard of before. That's Cervical Vertigo, also called  Cervicogenic Dizziness. Basically, it's a non-rotary dizziness that causes a person to become unsteady due to [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:13+00:00August 24th, 2015|Uncategorized, Vertigo|Comments Off on What You need to know about Cervical Vertigo

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) and Concussions

Understanding CTE Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy is a degenerative global brain dysfunction syndrome, but the unfortunate part is it can only be diagnosed after a person has died. The slightly good news is that only those people who have suffered from multiple concussions or other types of head injuries suffer from CTE. Of course, that means [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:13+00:00August 10th, 2015|Concussion, Post concussion syndrome, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) and Concussions

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+00:00August 3rd, 2015|Migraine headaches, Migraine Headaches, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Facts about Migraines – Pt 3

Why A Blog?

So if you've logged onto our website you've probably noticed the last blog post was a Happy New Year greeting.  When we designed our new website we added social media and a blog.  If you visit our Facebook page you'll see lots of activity.  It's a great platform for sharing short, quick tidbits to improve [...]

2017-09-19T00:21:13+00:00May 20th, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why A Blog?

Happy New Year!

Everyone at Johnson Spinal Care Associates, PA wishes you a great 2012!  May you take hold of all that you have "resolved" for this year.  2012 will be an exciting year for JSCA beginning with a new website and this blog!  Stay tuned...

2017-09-19T00:21:13+00:00January 3rd, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Happy New Year!