Chronic Pain

Is My TMJ Connected To My Neck? | TMJ Treatment Los Angeles | TMJ Chiropractor Los Angeles

TMJ Doctor Los Angeles | The Jaw Muscles Are controlled in The Neck | Dr. Drew Hall TMJ Chiropractor Los Angeles  TMJ is highly correlated to upper cervical spine injury.  The muscles of mastication are controlled by the fifth cranial nerve.  This nuclei is the seat of control for many things in the face. Once of its branches regulates muscle tone associated with chewing. When there is interference to the trigeminal nuclei abnormal muscle tone in the jaw muscles can result.  Upper cervical CONTINUE READING [...]

Los Angeles Neck Chiropractor | Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractor | Neck Pain Specialist LA

Los Angeles Neck Chiropractor
What Do The Atlas (c-1) And Axis(c-2) Have to Do With Neck Pain? | Dr. Drew Hall Los Angeles Neck Chiropractor Neck pain is a common condition that plagues 15 million Americans on a daily basis. Chronic neck pain can disrupt ones daily activities and make life less enjoyable. In this blog and video that follows we will discuss how the upper cervical spine can be a cause of chronic neck pain.  Every year thousands of neck injuries happen as a result of traumas.  When neck injuries occur the soft CONTINUE READING [...]

Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractor For The Treatment Of Fibromyalgia In Los Angeles

Premier Treatment For Fibromyalgia In Los Angeles | Dr. Drew Hall Discusses Fibromyalgia And Upper Cervical Chiropractic in Los Angeles Recently we taped about 15 different videos relating the Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractic procedure and various common chronic health problems. In this blog we would like to discuss fibromyalgia and how it relates to upper neck injury.  In the middle of this article we embedded a 5 minute video which overviews the upper cervical spine's role in causing and treating CONTINUE READING [...]

CBCT Imaging May Uncover Clues To One Underlying Migraine Cause | Los Angeles Upper Cervical Chiropractic

One Migraine Cause Uncovered | Atlas Doctors | Migraines And Upper Cervical Subluxation | CBCT Imaging | Upper Cervical Blair Chiropractic Los Angeles There are thousands of testimonial accounts of patients improving from migraine following correction of spinal misalignments in the upper cervical spine.  Over time technology is improving ways to analyze the spine and its correction.  One such recent advancement is advanced imaging called Cone Bram Catscan(CBCT). This new technology allows CONTINUE READING [...]

How Does Neck Injury Cause Chronic Health Problems? | Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractic Los Angeles

Los Angeles Neck Chiropractor
Upper Neck Injury | Chronic Pain And Health Problems | Neck Trauma And Neurodegenerative Pain and Disease In 2015 Neurology Research International published a 20 page article written by Mike Flannagan D.C. discussing the relationship of the upper neck and its role in overall health and human physiology.  It has long been known the upper neck and its working parts, brain-stem, spinal nerves, arteries, joints, and soft tissue are of great significance in overall body function.  Dr. Flanagan puts CONTINUE READING [...]

Chronic Pain Relief | Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome | Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)

Can Corrections In The Upper Cervical Spine Help Relieve Chronic Pain?  | Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractic Los Angeles, California Chronic Pain is a widespread problem throughout populations in the industrialized world.  "June 29, 2011 -- More than 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain at a cost of around $600 billion a year in medical treatments and lost productivity, according to a report from the Institute of Medicine (IOM)" That is a staggering number when you think about it. In CONTINUE READING [...]

Post Traumatic Migraine | Whiplash And Migraine Headaches | Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care

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  Did You Develop Migraine After An Injury? | Dr. Hall Los Angeles Migraine Headaches are a common health problem that affects millions of Americans. Migraines can differ in their intensity and frequency. For those that suffer they can be a great distraction from life. And for others they are so frequent and intense that their lives come to a screeching halt. In this article we would like to discuss whiplash trauma and its role in the development of migraine headache. Then we will offer a natural CONTINUE READING [...]

Do You Suffer With Arthritis Pain? | Upper Cervical Chiropractic | Arthritis Doctor Los Angeles

Suffering with Arthritis Pain? | Upper Cervical Chiropractic Can Help! |Arthritis Doctor Los Angeles   Arthritis when broken down into its Latin meaning literally means “joint inflammation”.  In the United States it is estimated that 52.5 million Americans have been diagnosed with some form of arthritis.(1)  In this article we would like to discuss a few common types of arthritis and then give an explanation for what causes arthritis. Then we would like to offer some simple natural CONTINUE READING [...]

Fibromyalgia in Pregnancy in Los Angeles and Carson

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Los Angeles Fibromyalgia Doctor Pregnant fibromyalgia patients typically experience a worsening of their symptoms. It is unknown why pregnancy may aggravate this condition. The following symptoms are reported (1) - Severe muscle cramping Increased nausea/vomiting (first trimester) Disturbed sleep, leading to increased fatigue Increased tender spot pain (depending on the position of the baby) Pregnant fibromyalgia patients are encouraged to explore drugless options in order to CONTINUE READING [...]

Fibromyalgia Prevention in Los Angeles and Carson, CA

Relief from chronic fatigue with Dr. Drew Hall
Do your fibromyalgia flare-ups interfere with the activities you enjoy? Does fatigue affect your ability to finish your daily routine? Here are some lifestyle changes that can help ease some of the aches and pains of an episode - Gentle aerobic exercise – walking, swimming, elliptical Slow, gentle stretching Getting adequate sleep Reducing stress Avoiding cold temperatures – try to stay warm as often as possible While these are all great suggestions to improve fibromyalgia CONTINUE READING [...]