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Getting Answers to Fibromyalgia’s Most Commonly Asked Questions

Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain condition that impacts over 4 million people across the United States.  While it's not a new condition (it was first described by doctors in the early 1800s), recent developments in scientific research have shed more light on its origins.  Once believed to be an inflammatory condition, current understanding points to [...]

By |August 26th, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue|Comments Off on Getting Answers to Fibromyalgia’s Most Commonly Asked Questions

Migraines Impact Social and Economic Areas of Life

Migraines are debilitating. They can cause you to miss out on many areas of life. They can impact your social and family life,- causing you to miss out on important family events and social engagements. In fact, some people with migraines become fearful of committing to anything because they never know when migraines will attack. [...]

By |July 22nd, 2018|Migraine / Headache|Comments Off on Migraines Impact Social and Economic Areas of Life

The Complete Sciatica FAQ and How to Find Relief Naturally

Living with sciatica and lower back pain can be a challenge.  Oftentimes sciatica can come and go, giving you a false sense of hope that it might be gone for good.  Whether you're experiencing sciatica for the first time or if it's become a chronic condition, you might have a lot of questions when it [...]

By |June 24th, 2018|Low Back Pain / Sciatica|Comments Off on The Complete Sciatica FAQ and How to Find Relief Naturally

Debunking 7 Myths About Vertigo

Vertigo is a common ailment, but that doesn’t mean it is well understood. We’re going to take a closer look at 7 common misconceptions about vertigo. This will help you to get a better understanding of this symptom in general. Then we will reveal how many people who suffer from this problem are beginning to [...]

By |May 27th, 2018|Vertigo / Dizziness|Comments Off on Debunking 7 Myths About Vertigo

Fibromyalgia and Heart Disease — What’s the Connection?

Fibromyalgia (FM) is a chronic health disorder resulting in widespread muscle pain and extreme fatigue. It has such a significant impact that it often interferes with your daily routines. If you have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia, you will experience pain and tenderness throughout your body. It is often considered an arthritis-related condition, but it is [...]

By |April 22nd, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue|Comments Off on Fibromyalgia and Heart Disease — What’s the Connection?

Headaches: The Many Different Kinds and How to Find Relief

Headaches are defined as pain in any part of your head. They may be on one or both sides of the head, can be in a certain location, radiate from one spot to another, or have a vice-like quality. Headaches may begin as a throbbing, sharp pain, or they may be dull and achy. Headaches [...]

By |March 25th, 2018|Migraine / Headache|Comments Off on Headaches: The Many Different Kinds and How to Find Relief

Lower Back Pain May Actually Start In the Neck

If you have experienced lower back pain, you are definitely not alone. As many as 80 percent of all adults will have lower back pain at one point or another in their life. It ranks as the most common reason for people to have a job-related disability, and it leads to the top reason for [...]

By |February 25th, 2018|Low Back Pain / Sciatica|Comments Off on Lower Back Pain May Actually Start In the Neck

Caring for Vertigo Through Proper Spinal Alignment

Vertigo is a symptom of a variety of other conditions and is known for causing you to feel as if you or the things around you are spinning about. Vertigo is part of a vestibular dysfunction. The vestibular system includes parts of the inner ear and brain that process signals about balance and eye movements. [...]

By |January 28th, 2018|Vertigo / Dizziness|Comments Off on Caring for Vertigo Through Proper Spinal Alignment

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Is Any Natural Relief Available?

Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also called myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) is a complicated and very disabling condition. Many times it confines it sufferers to bed, and they are unable to perform routine daily activities. Chronic fatigue syndrome is noted for overwhelming fatigue that does not improve no matter what amount of rest or sleep you get. [...]

By |December 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Is Any Natural Relief Available?

Migraines and Migraines with Aura – What Causes Them?

Migraines are quite debilitating and are known mostly for pounding and throbbing head pain often only on one side of the head. They may also be accompanied by: Supersensitivity to light, sounds, and certain odors Nausea and vomiting Dizziness Visual disturbances The exact reason migraines happen is unclear and has long confused those in the [...]

By |November 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Migraines and Migraines with Aura – What Causes Them?