Caring for Birth Injuries of the Upper Cervical Spine

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May 7th, 2017

Parents may find themselves concerned about how their baby has endured the birthing process. Often when a baby is born, common problems may ensue. The question then becomes should the parents seek further help for their baby? It may be hard to determine on their own, but let’s talk about some common signs to look for […]

Natural Care for Degenerative Disc Disease of the Spine

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April 30th, 2017

Degenerative disc disease (also referred to as arthritis of the spine) often occurs after one has endured an accident or an injury. The parts of the body affected are the discs, muscles, and joints that keep the spine in place, leading to a breakdown of the spine itself. It then locks in place, further stressing […]

Understanding Tinnitus in Dublin, CA

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April 2nd, 2017

Tinnitus is defined as the sensation of hearing hissing, chirping, whistling, buzzing or some other noise that isn’t there. It can be continuous or intermittent and can be loud or soft. It may be most annoying at night when one is trying to fall asleep. Rather than being a condition itself, it is a symptom […]

Residents of Dublin, CA – Learning to Care for Neck Pain Naturally

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March 16th, 2017

Neck pain and stiffness are a common problem. One may feel as if he would like to improve the mobility of his neck and alleviate some of the stiffness. Let’s discuss a few things that will help accomplish this. Stretching the Muscles of the Neck to Relieve Pain Stretching is a good idea for anyone […]

Do Migraine Diaries Really Help?

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March 6th, 2017

The answer to finding what triggers a migraine very likely lies in keeping a migraine diary. Migraines leave their sufferers exhausted and frustrated, not knowing when the next one will occur. Much research has gone into finding a reason that migraines happen and how to help those who have them. While this is still under […]

The Connection Between Vertigo and the Neck

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February 19th, 2017

It happens suddenly, that spinning sensation—whether you are the one in perpetual motion or everything around you is. Vertigo attacks happen suddenly and abruptly interrupt your day and whatever it is you were doing. Why does vertigo happen? The problem stems from issues from the vestibular system in the inner ear, vision, or the proprioceptive […]

The Lasting Results of Post-Concussion Syndrome

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February 12th, 2017

Post-concussion syndrome (PCS) follows a concussion and can cause a person to experience a number of serious health problems many months or years later if not properly cared for. When a person seeks medical care after a traumatic blow to the head, the focus is often on whether or not there has been significant damage […]

Why Your Cushy Desk Job May Be the Source of Back Pain

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January 29th, 2017

Back pain happens even to those with the perfect job— a huge corner office, a soft swivel chair, and large windows with a view of the city. We’re talking the kind of job that mostly entails signing off on work that others have done and making a few important phone calls while lounging in the […]

Helping Children with Tourette’s in Dublin, California

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January 15th, 2017

Tourette’s is a difficult condition to endure, and no parent wants to see a child suffering. While the medical community relies heavily on pharmaceuticals for every medical condition.  Tourette’s is difficult to manage, even with the most modern drugs. Plus, many parents don’t want to medicate their children unnecessarily. Is there a better way? We’d […]

Coping with the Pain of Muscle Knots

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December 18th, 2016

Muscle knots can span a great range in intensity from sharp to dull pain. What causes these knots to occur? Is there anything you can do to get rid of a knot in your neck, back, shoulder, etc.?   What Is a Muscle Knot? When muscle fibers tighten up and then do not relax, a […]