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Springfield Chiropractic Trigeminal Neuralgia Treatment

Dr Shurger has been offering Upper Cervical chiropractic trigeminal neuralgia treatment for years. Unlike medical care whose aim is to prescribe painkilling to help mask the pain, Springfield Upper Cervical care has the goal of increasing your body's adaptive and healing potential by removing nerve irritation at the brainstem (upper neck) level. In this article, we [...]

2018-01-09T17:38:35+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Why do I have pain and a crick in the neck?

Have you ever woken up with your neck stuck in spasm, or had that crick in the neck? Many of us have had this experience. The pain starts in the neck, limits your range of motion, is painful upon movement and radiates down your neck into your shoulder blade. Most people say, " I [...]

2018-01-09T16:24:23+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Shoulder pain in Americans is epidemic!

Based on Norman Marcus Pain institute 40 percent of Americans suffer with chronic shoulder pain. What Are The Causes Of Shoulder Pain? Shoulder pain can be coming from a lot of different mechanism; however, the great majority of shoulder has its root in muscle tone imbalance and spasticity. In this article, we will discuss the different types [...]

2017-12-07T18:38:40+00:00 December 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Springfield Upper Cervical Care Treatment for Anxiety and Depression

  Springfield Upper Cervical Care Treatment for Anxiety and Depression Despite advances as a society and the development of more technologically convenient tools, resources, and communication channels at our fingertips today, anxiety and depression remain a real problem for people throughout the world. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 350 million people worldwide suffer from [...]

2017-12-07T18:43:03+00:00 December 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Foot Clonus Recovery | Upper Cervical Chiropractic

  Most people would never think that a neck injury could be the underlying cause of foot spasms and foot clonus. However, the Upper Cervical Spine houses the brain-stem and this area is responsible for muscle tone control throughout most of the body.  Severe neck injuries and head trauma have been known to cause [...]

2017-10-29T18:02:33+00:00 October 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Hyperhidrosis Condition Doctor Springfield

​ Hyperhidrosis condition is the medical terminology describing excessive sweating at times when no activity has provoked it. It is the result of an over active sympathetic nervous system. Some suffer with mild form while others have severe sweating problems that disrupt most activities of daily living. This condition can make people suffer depression, [...]

2017-10-29T17:38:02+00:00 October 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Get your Groove back with Upper Cervical

Grooving to your favorite song Think about the most popular songs that you can.  Not just the most popular today, but the ones that have lasted for years.  Artists like the Beatles, Van Morrison, Led Zeppelin, Stevie Ray Vaughn, the Rolling Stones and countless others come to mind.  All of these groups & individuals [...]

2017-10-25T18:37:32+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Trick or Treat!

With Halloween just around the corner, I can’t help but think how Trick or Treating is more a Trick than a Treat. I remember going around the neighborhood as a kid. There was that one house who gave out erasers instead of candy. Back then, it was unusual to pass out alternative treats. Today, [...]

History of Chiropractic

The History of Chiropractic As a celebration of Chiropractic’s 122nd birthday on September 16th, let’s discuss the history of Chiropractic!! D.D. Palmer focused on finding the true cause(s) of disease. He wanted to know why two people who lived in the same house, drank the same water, breathed the same air and often had the [...]

2017-09-21T17:25:04+00:00 September 15th, 2017|History, Uncategorized|

Springfield Upper Cervical Chiropractor drugless address of Sciatica Pain

Sciatica impacts the largest nerve extending down the back of each leg. There are many conditions that can be associated with sciatica. It is important to understand what the indicators are for sciatica, and it is even more important to get to the right practitioner that can determine the underlying cause and correct it. [...]

2017-09-19T17:25:07+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|