NUCCA Calgary Chiropractor Blog

All About BPPV – the Most Common Vertigo Condition

2019-10-07T13:54:08+00:00

Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is the leading cause of peripheral vertigo, and it is one reason why people turn to Calgary upper cervical chiropractic for help. As many as 150,000 people suffer from BPPV annually. BPPV brings about intense vertigo attacks. Changes in head position can trigger it. To help you better understand the [...]

All About BPPV – the Most Common Vertigo Condition2019-10-07T13:54:08+00:00

How Do I Stop Tension Headaches?

2019-08-29T06:44:09+00:00

Many patients visit our Calgary, AB migraine relief clinic for tension headaches. Tension headaches are the most common type of headache. However, this does not mean you should just accept it as a normal part of life. Thankfully, there are many things you can do to tame your tension headaches, and you will learn [...]

How Do I Stop Tension Headaches?2019-08-29T06:44:09+00:00

13 Migraine Triggers and How to Steer Clear of Them

2019-08-29T14:02:12+00:00

The idea that a migraine is just a headache has been debunked time and time again. While one of its core symptoms is a headache, a migraine is a neurological condition that is accompanied by other symptoms. It may or may not include a headache. Dealing with a migraine can [...]

13 Migraine Triggers and How to Steer Clear of Them2019-08-29T14:02:12+00:00

4 Stages of Migraine Episodes

2019-08-29T07:02:14+00:00

Anyone who is not well acquainted with migraines may assume that they are simply severe headaches, with a few other irritating symptoms. If you have not had a migraine, this may seem to be the true. The story for migraine sufferers and those caring for them, including a migraine chiropractor in Calgary, reveals a more [...]

4 Stages of Migraine Episodes2019-08-29T07:02:14+00:00

Vertigo: An Effective Way to Find Relief

2019-08-29T13:55:04+00:00

Vertigo is the sensation you yourself are spinning about, or you may feel as if the environment around you is spinning about. This occurs because the systems that control the body are not functioning at their optimum. These attacks of vertigo last can come and go, last for a few hours, or linger for [...]

Vertigo: An Effective Way to Find Relief2019-08-29T13:55:04+00:00

Cluster Headaches: Combating the Pain at Solara Health

2019-08-29T07:12:40+00:00

When it comes to headaches, there are two classifications. Cluster headaches belong in the class of primary headaches, and they are the most severe form of this headache type. There are two headache classifications: Primary headaches: There is no medical disease or other underlying condition that causes primary headaches. There are four groups of [...]

Cluster Headaches: Combating the Pain at Solara Health2019-08-29T07:12:40+00:00

Vertigo — Putting the Brakes on the Spinning in Calgary, AB

2019-08-29T13:42:16+00:00

When you hear the term vertigo, it may bring to mind an older, popular movie about the fear of heights. However, this is not what true vertigo really is. The fear of heights is called acrophobia, while vertigo is a medical condition causing you feel as if you are spinning or swaying or your [...]

Vertigo — Putting the Brakes on the Spinning in Calgary, AB2019-08-29T13:42:16+00:00

Migraines and Headaches: Is There a Difference?

2019-09-04T05:28:08+00:00

Migraines are debilitating and can leave their sufferers feeling drained. But, isn’t a migraine just a really bad headache? What is the difference, and what can be done about it so you can finally obtain migraine relief in Calgary? Migraines are actually neurological in nature, and a headache is just one of its many [...]

Migraines and Headaches: Is There a Difference?2019-09-04T05:28:08+00:00

Neck Pain: Five Common Causes and How to Care for It

2019-09-04T05:32:00+00:00

Neck pain is one the top causes of disability. Sometimes it can be bad enough to disrupt your daily routine. It often comes out of nowhere, with no obvious cause. Let’s look at five common reasons this may occur: A compression fracture Spasm of the muscles Osteoarthritis A muscle or ligament strain or sprain [...]

Neck Pain: Five Common Causes and How to Care for It2019-09-04T05:32:00+00:00

Knowing the Difference Between Disequilibrium and Vertigo

2019-09-04T05:34:51+00:00

Dizziness is often a term used to describe both vertigo and disequilibrium. While these conditions are very similar, they are not the same, and it is important to know the differences so as to properly explain the condition to one’s medical doctor or Calgary chiropractor for vertigo. Here’s a simple breakdown: Disequilibrium: A person [...]

Knowing the Difference Between Disequilibrium and Vertigo2019-09-04T05:34:51+00:00