Category Archives: Headache

Is My Sore Neck Giving Me a Headache?

dr-lynelle-mcsweeney-reno-chiro-neck-adjustmentThrobbing temples, a dull ache behind the ears, a piercing pain everywhere – no matter where your headache is centered, it’s not something you want to experience again. Interestingly, a headache’s location and specific symptoms can be affected by outside factors. And that sore neck is one of them. Read More

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Simple Ways to Become a Savvier Chiropractic Patient

dr-lynelle-mcsweeney-chiropractor-renoWhen you’re seeking treatment for something, whether it’s a broken leg, a sore back, or chronic migraines, it’s in your best interest to be an involved patient. In order to get the best medicine, you have to be present, sharing pertinent details so your doctor has the whole picture. Think 0f it like this – the more you put in to the appointment yourself, the more you’ll get out of it. Here are simple ways to become a savvier chiropractic patient, so that every appointment is effective. Read More

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Is Your Laptop Giving You A Headache?

Show of hands – are you reading this post on a laptop or mobile device? Do you spend at least an hour a day working on a computer? If the answer is yes, consider how often you suffer from headaches. A study performed this year points to a correlation between typical head and neck positions from technology like laptops and cell phones, and – you guessed it – headaches. Read More

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Can Neck Pain Be Causing My Headache?

That dull ache behind the ears, or the throbbing at the temples – no matter how your headache is located, it’s an unpleasant experience. Have you ever wondered what affects a headache’s location or unique symptoms? If you’re guessing that neck pain is a contributing factor, you’re right. Here’s why. Read More

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Is it a Tension Headache or A Migraine? Here’s How to Tell.

We wrote about how chiropractic care can help headaches last week, and we’re back again with more on the topic. Some 40% of the US population deals with episodic headaches annually. And get this – according to the US Department of Health and Human Services, 29.5 million Americans have migraine headaches. So what distinguishes a migraine from a tension headache? Read More

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Here’s How Chiropractic Care Can Help Your Headaches

Even if you’re one of the fortunate few who manages to avoid back and neck pain, you likely get headaches now and then. Ninety percent of Americans describe experiencing headaches ranging from mild to debilitating. Ouch. But besides prayers and pills, is there another solution? Yes. Here’s how chiropractic care can help your headaches. Read More

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