Category Archives for "Traumatic Brain Injury"

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

What Cause Spasmodic Torticollis? | Spasmodic Torticollis Doctor Los Angeles

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 […]

Traumatic Brain Injury Recovery Los Angeles

Sub-occipital Muscle Tone and How Its Relates to Traumatic Brain Injury Los Angeles – Upper Cervical Chiropractic Los Angeles An article was recently published by Fakhran S et al(1) that studied the relationship of the sub-occipital muscle(back of neck)  tone and severity of symptoms experienced in post traumatic brain injury patients.  Interestingly, the research found […]

Sports and Post Concussion Syndrome-Upper Cervical Chiropractic Los Angeles

Post Concussion Syndrome Doctor Los Angeles It is officially fall and that means both school and youth sports are in full swing. Football and soccer are two of the most popular fall sports and cause the most concussions for student athletes. According to the Centers for Disease Control football is the leading cause of concussions […]

Los Angeles Post Concussion Syndrome | Upper Cervical Chiropractor

Post Concussion Syndrome, Traumatic Neck Injury? Los Angeles Post Concussion Syndrome

There is a lot of talk lately about Post Concussion syndrome. After the NFL lawsuit and Jim McMahon’s recovery, Post concussion syndrome has made national headlines. Post concussion has always been prevalent. However, the rise in extreme sports and fallout from those that suffer has brought the issue front and center. Like many syndromes, Post-Concussion […]

Foot Clonus Recovery Los Angeles – Upper Cervical Chiropractic

Foot Clonus Recovery Following Upper Cervical Chiropractic Los AngelesMost people would never think that a neck injury could be the underlying cause of foot clonus and spasms. However, the Upper Cervical Spine houses the brain-stem and this area is responsible for muscle tone control throughout most of the body.  Severe neck injuries and head trauma have been […]