Impact of Whiplash explained by Santa Clara Chiropractor.

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What is Whiplash? Whiplash is a generalized term for the symptoms typically seen after a traumatic injury to the neck. Whiplash is most commonly seen after car accidents, however, any abrupt jerking motion of the head backwards or forwards can cause whiplash. No whiplash patient is ever the same, whiplash can vary from can damage…

Tension Headache Treatment in Santa Clara California

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Tension Headaches There is nothing worse than coming home from a long day of work to that dull annoying headache that won’t quite go away. You know that type of headache that feels like a tight band is squeezing your head often accompanied by pressure along your forehead and back of head. Other symptoms of…

Football and Brain Damage?

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Recently there has been increasing concern over the link between football and brain damage, especially after Aaron Hernandez was diagnosed with a sever form of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) following his suicide. CTE is a neurodegenerative disease associated with a history of repetitive head impacts. As CTE receives more and more research and media attention, even the…

Chiropractic and Blood Pressure?

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Can chiropractic help cure high blood pressure? A study done by Dr. Bakris shows that for some, it can be. Bakris noticed an interesting trend where patients who initially suffered from hypertension had dramatically decreased blood pressure after receiving treatment. He decided to run an 8 week placebo controlled trial with 25 patients in each…

Vitamin E explained.

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  Vitamin E is everywhere. From skin, to hair, to even your mind, Vitamin E enrich products have been touted everywhere to be a miracle cure. Here is a breakdown of exactly how vitamin E plays a critical role in your body function.  What are the different types? Vitamin E has two subgroups and 8…