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    Headaches & Why You Get Them

    Everyone gets headaches at some time or another in their life—some more frequently than others, and some more intensely than others. Headaches are classified as primary or secondary. Examples of primary headaches are tension headaches, migraines, and cluster headaches. There are a lot of moving parts as to how and why primary headaches occur, but no one-size-fits-all reason that fits…

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    Chiropractic & Migraines

    There are a number of thoughts as to what causes a migraine headache, but no one knows definitively. It is believed to be caused by reactions in the central nervous system that lead to various effects in the body; among them inflammation of the blood vessels and nerves in the head. But for now, let’s begin with the characteristics of…

  • Migraines & the Upper Cervical Spine

    When you experience a trauma of any kind, be it the birth process, falling down as a toddler, slipping on ice, falling off a horse, being involved in a car accident, or jumping up into a moving ceiling fan, oftentimes the top vertebra in our spine, atlas or C1, can be jarred from its normal position. Dr. Harshe explains why…