NUCCA Calgary Chiroprator Blog

Migraines: A Women’s Health Issue

2017-04-26T15:21:59+00:00

No matter who you are, experiencing a migraine is unpleasant at best.  However, migraines disproportionately affect women.  Women suffer from migraines three times as often as do men.  During childhood years, migraines are more common in boys than in girls.  However, following puberty, the prevalence of migraines begins to favor girls.  In fact, girls are [...]

Migraines: A Women’s Health Issue 2017-04-26T15:21:59+00:00

The Basics of Meniere’s Disease in Calgary

2017-04-14T12:46:12+00:00

Meniere's disease is a condition that affects the inner ear.  It can develop at any age, but is most likely to occur in adults between the ages of 40 and 60.  The symptoms of Meniere's disease are caused by an accumulation of fluid in the inner ear, which contains sensors that are responsible for our [...]

The Basics of Meniere’s Disease in Calgary 2017-04-14T12:46:12+00:00

Understanding Headache Pain in Calgary, Alberta

2017-04-14T12:47:02+00:00

Headaches are extremely common no matter where one lives around the globe. In the USA, it is estimated that 12 people out of every 100 suffer from migraine headaches. There are a number of different headache conditions, each with its own symptoms. Doctors have now begun to put headaches and occipital neuralgia in two different [...]

Understanding Headache Pain in Calgary, Alberta 2017-04-14T12:47:02+00:00

5 Potential Vertigo Sources in Calgary

2017-04-14T12:47:52+00:00

The onset of a vertigo episode can be extremely stressful and anxiety provoking.  Oftentimes, vertigo symptoms can appear without warning, leaving a person feeling very vulnerable.  It’s important to understand some potential sources of vertigo.  They include the following: Heart disease Recent ear infection Head injury – including motor vehicle accidents, sports injuries or other [...]

5 Potential Vertigo Sources in Calgary 2017-04-14T12:47:52+00:00

Finding the Right Solution for Migraine Headaches

2017-04-13T01:54:25+00:00

For some, migraines may begin with pain in the neck area. This is due to muscles that are tightening more and more as time passes. When this tightening begins to affect the nerves of the neck that travel into the head, a migraine may be the end result. When this happens, what is the best [...]

Finding the Right Solution for Migraine Headaches 2017-04-13T01:54:25+00:00

Meniere’s Disease & Whiplash – Is There a Connection?

2017-04-13T02:01:59+00:00

Meniere’s disease is classified as an inner ear disorder and causes a combination of symptoms, including vertigo, ringing in the ear, and fluctuating hearing loss.  The spontaneous vertigo episodes are perhaps the most distressing symptom of Meniere’s disease.  The rotational or spinning sensation can last for 10 minutes or up to 24 hours, and [...]

Meniere’s Disease & Whiplash – Is There a Connection? 2017-04-13T02:01:59+00:00

Options for Alleviating Migraine Headaches in Calgary, Alberta

2017-04-13T02:07:12+00:00

Migraine headaches are known for debilitating pain that pulses and throbs in the head. Some people actually have chronic migraines, meaning they have 15 or more days per month with such pain. As many as 38 million of those living in the USA suffer from migraine headaches. These headaches can last for just a couple of [...]

Options for Alleviating Migraine Headaches in Calgary, Alberta 2017-04-13T02:07:12+00:00

Finding Relief for Vertigo Naturally

2017-04-13T02:18:30+00:00

is the sensation that a person or the things around him are spinning. It is a hard to find the exact cause in many cases. Medical professionals can only identify the cause of vertigo in about half of all patients. This generally has to do with some type of head trauma. 60 people were [...]

Finding Relief for Vertigo Naturally 2017-04-13T02:18:30+00:00

Migraine Pain Alleviated Through Upper Cervical Alignment

2017-04-13T02:21:54+00:00

and other headache types are suffered by 46% of the world’s population. That is a staggering number considering just how disabling they can be for an individual and the impact they have on his daily routine. Migraines and headaches are among the most commonly occurring disorders of the nervous system. The way migraines occur [...]

Migraine Pain Alleviated Through Upper Cervical Alignment 2017-04-13T02:21:54+00:00

Understanding Meniere’s Disease

2017-04-13T02:25:32+00:00

The Tech Times recently reported to its readers that new information is available that very possibly points towards new relief for Meniere’s disease sufferers. Meniere’s disease has not been fully understood in the past. However, this new information sheds light on the fact that there is a strong link between conditions that reduce blood flow [...]

Understanding Meniere’s Disease 2017-04-13T02:25:32+00:00