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Upper Cervical Care for Pinched Nerves

NUCCA and Pinched Nerves Pinched nerve is frequently a misnomer as the nerve is not necessarily pinched but irritated. However when someone says that they have a pinched nerve it’s usually because they are experiencing pain, tingling, numbness, weakness, and other symptoms in an affected area of the body depending on the nerve that is [...]

By | January 26th, 2017|Pinched Nerve, Sciatica, Trigeminal Neuralgia|Comments Off on Upper Cervical Care for Pinched Nerves

Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care for Anxiety and Depression

NUCCA and Depression Depression and anxiety disorders abound in the modern world and most seek care using medication. However, for those who are looking for a natural alternative, there are some studies that make a good case for upper cervical chiropractic. Let’s look at a couple of studies involving upper cervical chiropractic care and how [...]

By | January 18th, 2017|Anxiety, Depression|Comments Off on Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care for Anxiety and Depression

NUCCA Helps Relieve Chronic TMJ Pain

NUCCA and TMJ TMJ dysfunction generally presents with pain in the jaw that can radiate toward the neck and ear. A popping or clicking sound when the jaw is moved as well as a limited range of jaw movement often accompany the pain. A 2012 study revealed the benefits of NUCCA for TMJ pain relief. [...]

By | January 10th, 2017|Jaw Pain, TMJ|Comments Off on NUCCA Helps Relieve Chronic TMJ Pain

How NUCCA Can Help Those Suffering from Type II Diabetes

NUCCA and Diabetes Type II diabetes is a condition that results in increased blood glucose levels along with hypoglycemia when fasting. Because of this, diabetes may lead to complications in renal (kidney) function as well as cardiovascular function. Diabetes can also affect nerve function in the legs and feet, a condition called diabetic neuropathy. The [...]

By | January 3rd, 2017|Diabetes|Comments Off on How NUCCA Can Help Those Suffering from Type II Diabetes

Can NUCCA Help Patients Suffering from Dizziness?

NUCCA and Dizziness Dizziness can be used to describe a wide range of feelings and conditions that affect people. Many classify everything from the feeling of lightheadedness to vertigo as varying types of dizziness. Is it possible for NUCCA to help patients who are suffering from this sensation? Consider the following two examples. Two Case [...]

By | December 29th, 2016|Disequilibrium, Dizziness, Vertigo|Comments Off on Can NUCCA Help Patients Suffering from Dizziness?

300 Whiplash Patients Get Help With Upper Cervical Chiropractic

NUCCA and Whiplash Whiplash injuries can have long-lasting effects. Just a couple of these include migraines and vertigo. One study that involved 300 patients helped show a link between whiplash injuries and various health conditions. It also revealed benefits from the help of upper cervical chiropractic care. The Results of the Study While the study [...]

By | December 22nd, 2016|Ménière's Disease, Migraines, Neck Pain, Vertigo, Whiplash|Comments Off on 300 Whiplash Patients Get Help With Upper Cervical Chiropractic

NUCCA Helps Multiple Sclerosis Patient in Case Study

NUCCA and Multiple Sclerosis Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a condition that involves the body breaking down the myelin sheath which protects the nerves. As this damage occurs, scar tissue forms, and numerous symptoms become present. Can an upper cervical adjustment really help these symptoms and slow disease progression? Consider the following evidence. Improvement of MS [...]

By | December 16th, 2016|Multiple Sclerosis, Neck Pain|Comments Off on NUCCA Helps Multiple Sclerosis Patient in Case Study

Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Upper Cervical Care

Irritable Bowel Syndrome and NUCCA Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) affects approximately 58 million people in the US alone. This makes IBS even more prevalent than other common conditions such as migraines or asthma. What is irritable bowel syndrome, and why may upper cervical chiropractic care help provide relief? Read on to learn more. What Is [...]

By | December 8th, 2016|Anxiety, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Irritable Bowel Syndrome|Comments Off on Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Upper Cervical Care

Neck Pain Relief from Low Force Upper Cervical Correction

Neck Pain Relief from Low Force Upper Cervical Correction A 2009 study revealed the benefits of an upper cervical low force correction for helping to relieve neck pain and disability, and more recently, research performed in 2015 showed NUCCA and other upper cervical techniques to be effective at relieving various conditions including neck pain with [...]

By | December 3rd, 2016|Neck Pain|Comments Off on Neck Pain Relief from Low Force Upper Cervical Correction

Upper Cervical Care Provides Benefits for Sciatica Patients

NUCCA and Sciatica A 2011 case study sets a stunning example of the benefits of upper cervical chiropractic care when it comes to those who experience sciatica as well as other health conditions. Sciatica is a common cause of lower back pain involving irritation of the sciatic nerve which stems from the spinal cord and [...]

By | November 18th, 2016|Back Pain, Sciatica|Comments Off on Upper Cervical Care Provides Benefits for Sciatica Patients