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Trigeminal Neuralgia Helped with Chiropractic! (A CASE STUDY)

2.12.2017 - Author: Upper Cervical Chiropractic of Spartanburg

A study in the Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic Research published on February 23, 2015, documents the case of a boy suffering trigeminal and glossopharyngeal neuralgia being helped with chiropractic care. The Mayo Clinic website defines this condition by writting, "Trigeminal neuralgia is a chronic pain condition that affects the trigeminal nerve, which carries sensation from your face to your brain." 

Ten Chiropractic Research Studies

1.02.2017 - Author: Upper Cervical Chiropractic of Spartanburg

Top 10 Chiropractic Studies and Research 

Neck Curve & Quality of Life Improved Under Chiropractic Care

12.07.2016 - Author: Upper Cervical Chiropractic of Spartanburg

On December 7, 2015, the Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research published a study documenting the case of a patient with an arthritic reversed neck curve being helped with chiropractic.  

Cervicogenic Headaches Helped with Chiropractic

11.14.2016 - Author: Upper Cervical Chiropractic of Spartanburg

A scientific study published in the February 2010 issue of, The Spine Journal, from the North American Spine Society offered future evidence of how chiropractic helps headaches. The study was conducted at Western States Chiropractic College by the Dean of Research, Dr. Mitchell Haas, who is also a faculty member of that institution. 

What is a subluxation and what does it mean to me?

10.01.2016 - Author: Upper Cervical Chiropractic of Spartanburg

In simplest terms, a subluxation (a.k.a. Vertebral Subluxation) is when one or more of the bones of your spine (vertebrae) move out of position and create pressure on, or irritate spinal nerves. Spinal nerves are the nerves that come out from between each of the bones in your spine. This pressure or irritation on the nerves then causes those nerves to malfunction and interfere with the signals traveling over those nerves.