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Post Concussion Syndrome: It’s Not All in Your Head

Accidents happen a lot more often than we care to admit. And any impact that might cause concussion are tricky. Even the best concussion testing may leave us with questions about the full scope of the severity of the situation.  While we have become more vigilant with concussions in children, many concussions for adults may [...]

2019-04-23T08:29:55-05:00 April 22nd, 2019|Concussions, Headaches, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)|

Chiropractic for Children: Help with ADD and ADHD

Most parents want the best for their children; they are proud of their academic and athletic accomplishments and yearn for their children to find success and happiness. A diagnosis of ADD or ADHD can be devastating, particularly when the only options presented for helping control the symptoms include medication. Additionally, parents may see a different [...]

2019-03-06T08:44:11-05:00 March 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Questions about Chiropractic Care?

Confused about Chiropractic care and what it can do for you?  Check out this article that was printed earlier this year in Healthy Cells magazine! A great deal of confusion exists about chiropractic care — is it safe? Does it really work? Is it going to hurt? How does it help? Dr. Schurger answers some [...]

2018-11-08T16:29:07-05:00 November 8th, 2018|Chiropractic, Upper Cervical|

Suffering from Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? 

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) impacts approximately 3.1% of working adults each year.  The median nerve becomes entrapped or compressed, causing discomfort in patients. It may happen when the nerve swells, surrounding tendons become inflamed, or an injury causes swelling in the carpal tunnel. Symptoms of CTS can start [...]

2018-10-16T12:35:06-05:00 October 15th, 2018|Carpal Tunnel, Upper Cervical|

Chiropractic Care for Allergy Relief

Can Chiropractic Care Provide Allergy Relief? According to WebMD, 55% of the US population tests positive to one or more allergen. For some, allergy symptoms appear seasonally; for others, they are constant -- an unrelenting runny nose, itchy eyes, constant sneezing and a feeling that sinuses are blocked, and finding allergy relief can be a [...]

2018-07-16T21:39:03-05:00 June 19th, 2018|Allergies|

Springfield Chiropractic Trigeminal Neuralgia Treatment

Dr. Schurger 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, Upper Cervical care has the goal of increasing your body's adaptive and healing potential. This is done by removing nerve irritation at the brainstem (upper neck) level. In this [...]

2018-04-11T23:58:57-05:00 January 9th, 2018|Trigeminal Neuralgia, Whiplash|

Shoulder Pain in Americans is Epidemic!

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

2018-04-12T00:26:15-05:00 December 3rd, 2017|Shoulder pain|