Synergy Chiropractic Takes on the Problem of Ear Infections
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Ear infections cause 30 million children to be brought to a family physician each year. WebMD reports this as the number one reason for visits to the pediatrician. The most common suggestion is to take antibiotics; however, the problem has not gotten any better but remains a major health concern. It is heartbreaking for parents to have to watch a child suffer from this painful condition. It causes many to wonder why it is happening and if it can be cared for properly without the use of medication. The Eustachian tube is located in the middle of the ear and … Continue reading “Synergy Chiropractic Takes on the Problem of Ear Infections”

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Understanding and Finding Help for Meniere’s Disease in Anchorage, AK
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Meniere’s disease is a disorder of the inner ear and is characterized by the following symptoms: Frequent ringing in the ear (called tinnitus) Intermittent hearing loss A feeling of pressure or fullness in the affected ear Vertigo (a sensation that the person or the things around him are spinning) Most often affects those in the 40-50 age range No exact cause of Meniere’s has been discovered, although many researchers believe it is caused by a large amount of fluid in the inner ear. To see why this is the case, let’s discuss how the ear works. The inner ear, which … Continue reading “Understanding and Finding Help for Meniere’s Disease in Anchorage, AK”

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Even Those in the Spotlight Battle Meniere’s Disease
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Meniere’s disease does not discriminate. It affects those in all walks of life. Proof of this is found with Kristin Chenoweth, an actress who wrote on her Twitter account that she would love to eliminate Meniere’s disease. Meniere’s disease is an inner ear issue that is accompanied by such symptoms as tinnitus (ringing in the ear), vertigo (a form of dizziness), hearing loss, and a feeling of pressure in the affected ear. The exact cause of Kristin Chenoweth’s Meniere’s disease is not known, but it is possibly linked to an injury that she sustained while on the set of The … Continue reading “Even Those in the Spotlight Battle Meniere’s Disease”

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The Basics of Vertigo and Where to Find Help
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Vertigo is described as a sensation that the person or the things around the person are spinning. It may be caused by an ear infection or a problem with the eyes. However, vertigo may also be the result of a problem in the upper cervical neck, particularly the upper two bones of the vertebrae called the atlas and axis bones. What types of vertigo are there? Vertigo that accompanies Meniere’s disease Cervicogenic vertigo Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo What are some common symptoms of vertigo besides the spinning sensation? Nausea Abnormal eye movements Headache Sweating Ringing in the ears or hearing … Continue reading “The Basics of Vertigo and Where to Find Help”

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