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Natural Means of Back Pain Relief in Calgary, AB


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, AB2017-09-23T04:56:39+00:00

Solara Health – Helping Patients to Cope with Vertigo


Vertigo has been described as the sensation that the person or the objects around him are spinning. A link has been noted between previous injuries to the head or neck and the onset of vertigo, although this may not happen immediately. Most people hope that neck soreness or pain will eventually go away on its [...]

Solara Health – Helping Patients to Cope with Vertigo2018-06-08T08:49:46+00:00

Migraines: A Women’s Health Issue


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 Issue2018-06-11T06:07:12+00:00

The Basics of Meniere’s Disease in Calgary


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 [...]

The Basics of Meniere’s Disease in Calgary2018-06-11T06:23:22+00:00

Understanding Headache Pain in Calgary, Alberta


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 [...]

Understanding Headache Pain in Calgary, Alberta2018-06-11T05:53:14+00:00

5 Potential Vertigo Sources in Calgary


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 Calgary2018-06-09T08:10:42+00:00

Finding the Right Solution for Migraine Headaches


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 [...]

Finding the Right Solution for Migraine Headaches2018-06-13T03:31:43+00:00

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


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?2018-06-11T05:37:27+00:00

Options for Alleviating Migraine Headaches in Calgary, Alberta


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 [...]

Options for Alleviating Migraine Headaches in Calgary, Alberta2018-06-11T06:11:00+00:00

Finding Relief for Vertigo Naturally


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 Naturally2018-06-08T08:47:43+00:00