Vertigo

2022-01-21T10:05:16-07:00January 21st, 2022|

What is vertigo? Vertigo is a sudden spinning sensation or feeling dizzy. It creates a false sense that you or your surroundings are moving in a circle. It is [...]

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Spinal Stenosis

2021-08-27T14:25:27-07:00August 27th, 2021|

What is spinal stenosis? The spine is a column of bones called vertebrae that provide support and stability to the upper body. Between every vertebra is soft tissue called the [...]

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Pins + Needles

2021-10-28T08:41:44-07:00May 18th, 2021|

What are ‘pins and needles?’ Pins and needles, also known as paresthesia, is the uncomfortable sensation of tingling, prickling, itching, or skin-crawling felt in your hands, arms, legs, or feet. [...]

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Scoliosis

2021-11-19T12:25:47-07:00October 8th, 2020|

What is scoliosis? The spine should have a curve, mostly in the neck and lower back, but the good kind of spinal curves are from front to back. Scoliosis [...]

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Fibromyalgia

2021-11-19T11:12:20-07:00September 30th, 2020|

What is fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a widespread and chronic pain throughout the musculoskeletal system and soft tissue. It is often accompanied by fatigue, sleep problems, and painful tender points. [...]

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Chronic Pain

2021-11-19T11:02:46-07:00September 25th, 2020|

What is Chronic Pain? Chronic pain can be caused by a long list of underlying reasons. At the core, the pain itself is caused by inflammation or nerve problems. [...]

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Food Sensitivity

2021-11-19T11:14:22-07:00September 23rd, 2020|

What is a food sensitivity? It’s important to acknowledge the difference between food allergies and food sensitivities. A food allergy is an allergic reaction to certain foods. For [...]

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Allergies

2020-12-21T09:48:39-07:00September 16th, 2020|

What are the different types of allergies? According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, about 50 million people in the United States experience some type of [...]

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Degenerative Disc Disease

2020-12-10T09:04:33-07:00August 28th, 2020|

What is degenerative disc disease (DDD)? Despite its name, degenerative disc disease is not a disease but a natural occurrence of age. According to the Neurological Institute of New York, [...]

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Headaches + Migraines

2021-09-21T14:50:14-07:00August 28th, 2020|

What is a headache anyway? While it may feel like it, a headache is not pain in the brain. The brain itself cannot feel pain as it has no [...]

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