A Reversed Cervical Curve may be Causing your Headaches

by Dr. P. Carl Rafey 21. July 2014 06:09
A normal, healthy cervical spine is equipped with alordotic curve, or a forward curve when viewed from the side. Over the years poor posture or a traumatic event, such as a car accident, may cause the curve to become straight or even reverse. This reversal makes the muscles of the neck that are desi... [More]

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The Spinal Column

05/23/15- Paula's Eating/Exercise Journal : Monday

by Paula (Clean Eating Expert) 24. May 2014 10:40
People who experience migraines know how debilitating and isolating they can be.  I recently visited with my sister-in-law who described piercing pain above her eye when she had migraines.  The migraines were often also accompanied with narrowing vision field and nausea. There are 20 milli... [More]

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Chiropractic and Chronic Headaches – A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial

by Dr. P. Carl Rafey 17. May 2014 12:22
Headaches are a common disorder and often are difficult to manage.  Frequently, headaches result in patients taking multiple medications with limited results.  There are many reasons for headaches to occur and themedical research is showing that quite often the cer... [More]

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The Spinal Column

Myofascial Trigger Points And Tension Headache

by Dr. P. Carl Rafey 15. May 2014 08:32
Headache is a one of the most common reasons people visit their family doctors. There are many types of headache, but the tension headache is the most common and often confused with more serious migraine headaches. Tension headaches are caused by muscle spasms and joint dysfunction and mig... [More]

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Do the eyes ever cause Headaches?

by Dr. Robert Benza, MD 28. February 2014 09:10
We see many patients on a weekly basis who come to the office with a complaint of headaches.  They often want to know if their eyes could be the problem.  There are certain circumstances when there can be a connection.  The history of the headache is very important.   We oft... [More]

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Eye on Health

Headaches

by Dr. P. Carl Rafey 20. January 2014 07:44
Do you ever wonder why you get Tension Headaches?  We will leave Migraine Headaches for another day. Once you know the true cause of the Headaches then you can find a way to stop them.  I ask all my patients about headaches during their initial exam.  A common answer I get is tha... [More]

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The Spinal Column



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