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Naturally Reducing the Inflammation of Multiple Sclerosis

Naturally Reducing the Inflammation of Multiple Sclerosis Among the most common neurological conditions that affect young adults is multiple sclerosis (MS), with twice as many women afflicted than men. In the United States alone, there are roughly 250,000 MS patients. This disease causes dysfunctions in the nervous system resulting in scar tissue along the nerves, the…

Caring for Birth Injuries Affecting the Upper Cervical Spine

Birth injuries that may have been sustained by a baby during the birthing process are a concern for many parents. There are a number of problems that can develop after a baby is born and it can be difficult for parents to determine on their own, so we’ve listed some common signs that could indicate that a…

Getting Informed About Tinnitus

Tinnitus can be described as the sensation of hearing hissing, chirping, whistling, buzzing or other noises that aren’t there. It varies from being continuous or intermittent, loud or soft. It can be particularly exasperating to deal with at night when trying to fall asleep. It is not a condition in and of itself, but it…

Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal Neuralgia and How It Is Connected to Neck Health   Trigeminal neuralgia is a nerve pain disorder in which the person experiences pain in the face. It feels like an extreme burning or shock-like pain and often affects only one side of the face. It is mostly triggered by everyday activities such as:  …

The Difference Between Migraines and Tension Headaches

The Difference Between Migraines and Tension Headaches   Headaches can be severely painful, and many times it is hard to know what is triggering them. Migraines and tension headaches, while both unpleasant, are unique in their symptomatic expression. Understanding the differences between them could help you to avoid your next episode.   How Migraine Symptoms…

Acupuncture

Acupuncture at Pairmore & Young   Modern Research and Acupuncture: Acupuncture has been practiced successfully for 5000 years. Though highly accepted throughout Asia for thousands of years, modern western medicine is just beginning to study and accept acupuncture as a safe and effective alternative for many conditions. Research in many parts of the world at…

Trigeminal neuralgia and how it is connected to neck health

Trigeminal neuralgia and how it is connected to neck health   Trigeminal neuralgia is a nerve pain disorder in which the person experiences pain in the face. It feels like an extreme burning or shock-like pain and often affects only one side of the face. It is mostly triggered by basic, everyday activities:   Chewing…

Natural treatment for degenerative disc disease of the spine

Natural treatment for degenerative disc disease of the spine   Degenerative disc disease (also referred to as arthritis of the spine) is often associated with an accident or an injury. The body parts that are affected are the discs, muscles, and joints that are responsible for keeping the spine in place, which results in a…

Managing the pain of muscle knots

Managing the pain of muscle knots   Muscle knots can be experienced in a wide range of intensities, from sharp to dull pain. Why do these knots happen? Is there anything that can be done to get rid of a knot in your neck, back, shoulder, etc.?   What is a muscle knot?   A…

Ways upper cervical care can benefit sports performance

Ways upper cervical care can benefit sports performance   Improving all-around performance is a high priority for athletes who want to bring their best to the game. Many are unaware of  the value of maintaining healthy spinal alignment using the help of upper cervical chiropractic care.   A player’s posture is vital in his or…