Recently we have had a barrage of new patients suffering with post-concussion syndrome, many from the long beach California area. A high percentage of these patients are searching for answers. They have been dismayed by their results following conventional medicine protocol which for the most part is rest, pain killers, anti-inflammatory medications, and some are also taking depression medications
How To Fix A ConcussionHow to Fix a concussion with Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractic. This may be a bold statement, however, when it comes down to it, healing from a concussion or any other condition requires the body to do it. WE often explain to patients that no matter what your condition, disease or syndrome […]
OverviewPost concussion syndrome is a intricate disease in which various symptoms — such as headaches and nausea — continue for months and sometimes months following the injury that resulted in the concussion.In addition, it can happen with intense vibration and motion of the body or head. You do not need to drop consciousness to acquire […]
Can Neck injury Cause Post Concussion Syndrome? The skull (12lbs) rests on c-1 (Atlas) which weigh 2 ounces. Concussion injury forces can misalign the atlas and cause brain-stem interference.This article’s goal is to bring awareness to the upper cervical spine and the role it plays in post-concussion syndrome. In the middle of this article is […]
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 […]
There is a lot of talks 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 […]
Is there more to it than just the concussion? When I think of post-concussion syndrome the first thing that flashes through my mind are sports injuries. Football players, hockey players, and downhill ski racers are just a few of the athletes frequently suffering from this condition.