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Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care Helps People with Asthma

NUCCA and Asthma When it comes to dealing with childhood asthma, most doctors will treat the symptoms and encourage parents to hope that the child will simply “grow out of” the condition. While some young ones do eventually stop having asthma attacks, why not go after the underlying cause to try and stop a child’s [...]

By | November 9th, 2016|Asthma|Comments Off on Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care Helps People with Asthma

Why Consider NUCCA before Carpal Tunnel Surgery

NUCCA and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome When it comes to the pain of carpal tunnel syndrome, most patients are looking for quick relief from the weakness, numbness, or tingling being felt in the wrist and hand. Some who experience carpal tunnel find that the pain is worse at night. A patient may also get slight relief [...]

By | November 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why Consider NUCCA before Carpal Tunnel Surgery

Case Study Reveals Improvement in Seizures with NUCCA

NUCCA and Seizures Seizures are a neurological condition that affects 1 out of every 200 people in the United States. Seizures are categorized by the way they present, and there are numerous classifications including grand mal, petit mal, atypical, and myoclonic. As a general rule patients are provided with medication to prevent seizures and a [...]

By | October 24th, 2016|Epilepsy/Seizures|Comments Off on Case Study Reveals Improvement in Seizures with NUCCA

Upper Neck Injuries May Lead to Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety Disorders and Upper Cervical Care Anxiety disorders are growing ever more common. In fact, in the US anxiety disorders are the most common form of mental illness. 18% of adult Americans suffer from anxiety problems. Patients spend over $22 billion per year trying to seek help for these conditions. Is there a natural and [...]

By | October 19th, 2016|Anxiety|Comments Off on Upper Neck Injuries May Lead to Anxiety Disorders

Patients with Back Pain and Scoliosis See Benefits from NUCCA

NUCCA and Back Pain A recent case study underscores the benefits of NUCCA when it comes to back pain and scoliosis. The patient was a 15-year-old girl with a history of lumbar pain (lower back) as well as scoliosis (44-degree angle according to the Cobb scale), and vertigo (a spinning sensation). NUCCA protocols were used [...]

By | October 11th, 2016|Back Pain, Scoliosis|Comments Off on Patients with Back Pain and Scoliosis See Benefits from NUCCA

Multiple Case Studies Point to NUCCA Benefits for Vertigo Sufferers

NUCCA and Vertigo What is vertigo? It is the feeling that motion is present when there is none. For example, the patient may feel that the room is spinning. This feeling may only last for a few minutes, or it may last for hours. In some cases, the sensation is strong enough to cause nausea [...]

By | October 6th, 2016|Disequilibrium, Dizziness, Ménière's Disease, Vertigo|Comments Off on Multiple Case Studies Point to NUCCA Benefits for Vertigo Sufferers

Chronic Migraine Sufferers Find Significant Improvement with NUCCA

Migraine Headaches and NUCCA A clinical study involving 11 migraine patients and NUCCA care was recently performed by Woodfield et al. Let’s take a look at how the study was conducted and how the results show the benefits of NUCCA care for migraines patients. The Method of Study The 11 patients in the study had [...]

By | September 5th, 2016|Migraines|Comments Off on Chronic Migraine Sufferers Find Significant Improvement with NUCCA

NUCCA Research Reveals Benefits for Headache Patients

NUCCA and Headaches Existing research literature supports the idea that tension and cervicogenic headaches may originate in the upper cervical spine. As a result, a retrospective investigation to discover if NUCCA could help improve pain levels, posture, and quality of life for headache sufferers. Let us look into the details of this study. Study Methods [...]

By | July 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NUCCA Research Reveals Benefits for Headache Patients

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) Patients Benefit from NUCCA Care

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and NUCCA NUCCA care may be valuable for improving the quality of life and sleep in some patients as recently reported in the literature. In this case series, a Psychiatrist screened 32 candidates, for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CSF), allowing 19 patients to participate. What happened to these patients and how did they benefit [...]

By | July 8th, 2016|Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) Patients Benefit from NUCCA Care

Is Post-Concussion Syndrome actually a neck problem?

Post-Concussion Syndrome (PCS) as a Neck Problem The sudden deaths of high profile football players like Junior Seau have made the complications of head trauma and concussions a hot button topic in sports and medicine. While concussions are considered mild traumatic brain injury, the truth is any brain injury is anything BUT mild. While [...]

By | July 1st, 2016|Post-Concussion Syndrome|Comments Off on Is Post-Concussion Syndrome actually a neck problem?