Head Pain Disorders

What is it when light acts as a headache amplifier?

Date: Sep 14, 2021
Light and sun exposure is one of the most common triggers that acts like a headache and migraine amplifier. But why is that? The short answer is that “No one completely knows.” However, I would like to make the case that when light acts as a headache or migraine amplifier that it ...
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Is Tinnitus Connected to the Neck?

Date: Aug 23, 2021
Somatosensory tinnitus is a type of ringing in the ear sensation that is frequently connected to the joints of the neck (aka cervical spine).Tinnitus can be caused by a number of conditions including sensory hearing loss (e.g., loud noise exposure), sensory processing disorders in the brain, and other pathology al ...
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Blair Upper Cervical Care and Post-Concussion Syndrome

Date: Jul 19, 2021
When I think of post-concussion syndrome the first thing that flashes through my mind is sports injuries. Football players, hockey players, and downhill ski racers are just a few of the athletes frequently suffering from this condition.  Medically speaking, patients who have concussions are told that the brain is injured due to rebounding off of ...
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Trigeminal Neuralgia Recovery

Date: Jul 14, 2021
Anyone who has suffered from or watched someone suffer from trigeminal neuralgia knows just how devastating the syndrome is. many people who suffer go to extremes in finding relief. I recall a patient years ago who had half of the teeth in her mouth removed.She was seeking an answer to ...
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