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The Link Between Vertigo and Head and Neck Trauma

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Vertigo is an unusual experience where you feel as though there is movement around you when there actually is none. For example, if you move your head suddenly and the room appears to be spinning, or if you have ever spun yourself around on a tire swing and stopped abruptly, only...
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Habits to Avoid to Keep TMJ Pain Away

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The temporomandibular joint, or TMJ, is one of the most frequently used joints in the body. It is responsible for movements needed for eating, chewing, talking, yawning, and so on. This joint is designed similar to a hinge, connecting the jaw bone to the skull.  Issues in the...
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5 Common Causes of Neck Pain

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Neck pain will affect nearly every person at some point in their life.  The different kinds of neck pain range from a dull ache to sharp, shooting pain that radiates down the arms and into the hands.  There are a few common causes of neck pain: Muscle strain and tension Injuries,...
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Opioids Could Prevent Full Recovery for Fibromyalgia Patients

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Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that affects the entire body, immersing it in pain and other symptoms. It is very common to be prescribed opioids by a primary care physician for pain management for this condition. New research on chronic pain sufferers found evidence that...
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A Natural Way to Get Back on Your Feet After a Concussion

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Post-concussion syndrome is associated with a variety of symptoms that could occur  after a head injury has taken place. The symptoms are a combination of physical and cognitive issues lasting long after they should have diminished.  In the days after a concussion, normal...
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What is the Difference Between a Headache and a Migraine?

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Having a severe headache does not necessarily mean that you are experiencing a migraine. There different types of headaches that produce different levels and types of pain. In this article, we will discuss some of the more definitive signs of a migraine headache. Migraines An...
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Symptoms and Solutions for Post-concussion Syndrome

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One of the most common ways that soccer players get concussions (and later experience post-concussion syndrome) is when they are attempting to use their head to redirect a ball but their head collides with another player instead. Concussions are one of the most dangerous injuries...
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Finding Relief for Sciatic Nerve Pain

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Pain along the sciatic nerve can range from being constant or acutely related to certain movements. The general experience is radiating pain from the low back to the gluteus muscles, hamstrings and even to the calves, due to pressure placed on the sciatic nerve. Unfortunately,...
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Natural Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis Inflammation

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There are a quarter million US citizens who suffer from multiple sclerosis (MS). This neurological disease is one of the more common conditions that affects young adults, primarily affecting young women. MS is a progressive disease in which damage occurs to the nervous system. As...
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Vertigo: Is There a Link to Osteoporosis?

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Vertigo is the feeling that you or the things around you are spinning when there is, in fact, no movement at all. The most common type of vertigo is called BPPV or benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. If you have this condition, when you move your head quickly, you experience a...
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