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Chiropractic and Mental health

Chiropractic and Mental Health: The impact on your psychological and emotional state According to Mind UK, "1 in 4 people will experience mental health problems of some kinds each year in England, and 1 in ...

Holding your Adjustment – 3 Secrets to success!

Post adjustment Tips When patients start Chiropractic care with us one of the most common questions we get asked is how can I keep my adjustment holding? This is a great question as our objective ...

Seizures – what you need to know…

Seizures and Upper Cervical Care Seizures are a sudden, uncontrolled electrical disturbance in the brain causing temporary abnormalities in muscle tone or movements, behaviours, sensations or states of awareness. Seizures present differently for each person ...

Why the Upper Cervicals? C1 (Atlas) and C2 (Axis)

A closer look at the Upper Cervicals.. The most common questions we get as upper cervical specific chiropractors are "why the upper cervicals?" "What about the rest of the spine?". Now this is a very ...

The Powerful 3: Vagus Nerve, Parasympathetics and Mental Health

Lets take a closer look at how the vagus nerve and our nervous system interact with our mental health.. In the modern world conditions such as anxiety and depression are becoming more and more common ...

Cluster Headaches | Causes, Symptoms, Treatments

What are Cluster Headaches?   Cluster headaches are excruciating attacks of pain in one side of the head, often felt around the eye.  They often occur in bouts of frequent attack known as cluster periods, ...

Early Signs of Parkinson’s

10 Early Signs of Parkinson's and Why You Should Get Checked Parkinson's Disease is a neurodegenerative disorder affecting the neurons responsible for producing dopamine in the brain.  There are over 40 symptoms of Parkinson's ranging ...

What is Meniere’s Disease?

About Meniere's Disease Meniere's Disease is a condition affecting the inner ear, characterised by potentially severe and incapacitating episodes of vertigo known as drop attacks. Sufferers also experience tinnitus, a feeling of fullness in the ...

How does the Upper Cervical Spine influence balance?

Balance and the Spine In our office we see many patients whose symptoms include balance issues. Sometimes this presents as vertigo, sometimes general dizziness, other times they are generally unsteady on their feet and find ...

Parkinson’s and Head Trauma – is there a connection?

Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects predominantly dopamine-producing neurons in a specific area of the brainstem called substantia nigra. Symptoms include tremor (mainly at rest and described as pill rolling tremor in the ...