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Back Surgery Success Seen in Only a Quarter of Cases

A study was performed using the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation database of 1450 patients who had been diagnosed with disc degeneration, radiculopathy (a nerve condition making the limbs weak and tingly), and disc herniation. As many as half of these patients opted for surgery, and all of the participants rated their pain close to [...]

2017-08-06T21:32:48+00:00 August 13th, 2017|low back pain|

How Head Injuries Lead to Vertigo

Defining vertigo can be confusing as many people think of the popular movie title suggesting that it is a fear of heights. The proper definition of vertigo is a sensation of movement causing one to feel as if he is spinning or swaying or that the room and things around him are moving when there [...]

2017-07-07T13:29:25+00:00 July 9th, 2017|Vertigo/Dizziness/Menieres|

The Negative Effects of Migraines in Rochester Hills, Michigan

Migraines can have a serious, negative effect on those who suffer from them. A study of 138 migraine patients was performed so as to compare how their quality of life differed from those in a control group. The following facts were revealed about migraine sufferers – even if they are not in pain at the [...]

2017-06-28T13:38:33+00:00 July 2nd, 2017|Migraine|

Helping Children to Cope with Migraines Successfully

Migraines can be very difficult to deal with as adults, but for children, it can be even more of a challenge. Adults are able to recognize the signs, sometimes even before a migraine begins, and describe in detail to a doctor the pain they are experiencing. Children, however, have a much harder time. It can [...]

2017-06-04T18:09:44+00:00 June 11th, 2017|Migraine|

Can Avoiding Nightshade Vegetables Ease Fibromyalgia Symptoms?

Fibromyalgia is certainly difficult to cope with. It ranks 2nd among disabling conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system, 1st being arthritis. As many as one out of every 50 people in America has fibromyalgia. In other words, 3 to 6 million of those in the USA have this condition. What are some facts to know about [...]

2017-06-04T14:36:31+00:00 June 4th, 2017|Fibromyalgia|

Balanced Living Chiropractic Offers Help for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) can negatively affect one’s mental health, as well as quality of life. There are very few ways to care for this condition and those that do exist simply work on individual symptoms rather than finding the underlying cause. Chronic fatigue remains a mystery among doctors and scientist alike. They cannot agree [...]

2017-05-12T16:34:22+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Fibromyalgia|

Balanced Living Chiropractic – Helping Sciatica Patients

Lower Back Pain, Lower Back, Back Pain, Back Ache, Pinched Nerve, Numbness, Tingling, Sciatica Pain Relief, Sciatica, injury, back injury, work injury, Disc Herniation, Disc Herniation Relief, Posture, Proper Posture, Back Pain, Back Pain Relief, Back Ache, Lower Back Pain, Lower Back Pain Relief Sciatica is a very painful condition that causes those suffering to [...]

2017-05-09T18:52:54+00:00 May 7th, 2017|low back pain|

Addressing the Components of Meniere’s Disease

Meniere's disease is made up of a set of symptoms that affect your ability to hear and balance.  In Meniere's disease, there is an abnormal buildup of fluid within the inner ear that produces a combination of effects, including: Vertigo attacks Tinnitus (buzzing or ringing in the ear) Episodic hearing loss A sensation of fullness [...]

2017-03-29T13:13:41+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Vertigo/Dizziness/Menieres|