NUCCA Calgary Chiroprator Blog

Vertigo: An Effective Way to Find Relief

2018-07-02T06:12:37+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 a [...]

Vertigo: An Effective Way to Find Relief2018-07-02T06:12:37+00:00

Cluster Headaches: Combating the Pain at Solara Health

2018-06-09T08:34:54+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 primary [...]

Cluster Headaches: Combating the Pain at Solara Health2018-06-09T08:34:54+00:00

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

2018-06-08T08:49:48+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 environment [...]

Vertigo — Putting the Brakes on the Spinning in Calgary, AB2018-06-08T08:49:48+00:00

The Devastating Effects of Migraines on Children

2018-06-11T05:51:18+00:00

Migraines are a common neurological disorder that is becoming more and more prevalent all the time. As many as 39 million men, women, and children suffer worldwide. Despite the commonality of this condition, very few funds are available for research to help people cope. In 2013, it was noted that the funding amount available for [...]

The Devastating Effects of Migraines on Children2018-06-11T05:51:18+00:00

Migraines and Headaches: Is There a Difference?

2018-06-09T08:29:03+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? Migraines are actually neurological in nature, and a headache is just one of its many symptoms. Here are some other ways to tell the difference: [...]

Migraines and Headaches: Is There a Difference?2018-06-09T08:29:03+00:00

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

2017-10-11T13:53:55+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 Herniation [...]

Neck Pain: Five Common Causes and How to Care for It2017-10-11T13:53:55+00:00

Knowing the Difference Between Disequilibrium and Vertigo

2018-06-09T08:25:49+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 chiropractor. Here’s a simple breakdown: Disequilibrium: A person may feel as if [...]

Knowing the Difference Between Disequilibrium and Vertigo2018-06-09T08:25:49+00:00

Explanations for Neck Pain and Where to Find Relief

2017-06-12T08:08:04+00:00

Neck pain is quite common, and one may not be able to pinpoint the exact reason for waking stiff or sore. Maybe it was something done the day before to aggravate it, or it may have been sleeping position. There are some ordinary reasons that neck pain occurs and simple ways to avoid the pain. [...]

Explanations for Neck Pain and Where to Find Relief2017-06-12T08:08:04+00:00

Helping Children Cope with Migraines Naturally

2018-06-11T06:04:25+00:00

Sadly, migraines do affect children, as well as adults. However, kids may not know how to express the pain they are feeling, resulting instead in uncooperative behavior. Let’s take a closer look at how parents can help their children to find relief from migraine pain. It has been noted that children are among the fastest [...]

Helping Children Cope with Migraines Naturally2018-06-11T06:04:25+00:00

Natural Means of Back Pain Relief in Calgary, AB

2017-05-29T18:54:29+00:00

Back pain can be a small dull nag, or it can be a sharp and excruciating pain that prevents normal activity.  Back pain is such a common condition that it’s the single leading cause of disability worldwide. Just because you're getting older does not mean you have to accept that living with back pain is [...]

Natural Means of Back Pain Relief in Calgary, AB2017-05-29T18:54:29+00:00