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Migraines and Inflammation: Is there a Connection?

It makes sense that more and more people are aiming for migraine relief in Renton. We have a fast-paced world nowadays. Many people are regularly under stress, triggering their migraines.  Migraines are an extremely debilitating condition affecting as many as 39 million Americans. In global terms, at least 1 billion people suffer from migraines. Here [...]

2020-06-08T15:02:13+00:00June 7th, 2020|Migraine headaches|0 Comments

The Difference Between Vertigo and Lightheadedness

There is an increasing number of people who consult a vertigo chiropractic doctor in Renton. Vertigo is a false sensation that you or your environment is spinning around. Why is it an erroneous sensation? Simply because the systems that control the body are not operating at full capacity. Meaning, the brain is receiving bogus information [...]

2020-03-16T05:38:12+00:00March 15th, 2020|Vertigo|0 Comments

How Oxidative Stress May Trigger Migraines

I run a Renton Chiropractic Clinic for migraine, and I’ve studied this condition for many years now. For those who aren’t aware, migraines affect one billion people worldwide. These attacks consist of severely disabling symptoms, which include dizziness or vertigo, nausea, and vomiting, in addition to severe head pain.   Migraine episodes can involve tingling and [...]

2019-10-28T05:47:59+00:00October 27th, 2019|Migraine headaches|0 Comments

Chiropractor Answers Commonly Asked Questions About Vertigo

We asked Dr. Kurt Sherwood, our resident vertigo chiropractor in Renton, WA, to answer some of your commonly asked questions regarding vertigo. If you have been to a doctor’s office before, you may have seen how doctors can tend to be busy and therefore do not have enough time to extensively talk to their patients [...]

2019-07-29T06:18:09+00:00July 28th, 2019|Vertigo|0 Comments

Providing Some Clarity About BPPV

BPPV is among the most common reasons for vertigo to happen to an individual.  The experience of vertigo can sometimes be very frightening and intense, as you feel as though you are spinning or that your surroundings are spinning around you.  The prevalence of BPPV is one of the reasons learning more about this condition [...]

Migraine vs. Headache – 3 Ways to Tell the Difference

If you don’t have direct experience with migraines, it can be easy to confuse them with a headache or think that a migraine episode is simply an extra bad headache. Being able to differentiate between a migraine episode and a headache can be important when it comes to feeling better faster.  When it comes to [...]

2019-10-16T23:44:52+00:00October 28th, 2018|Migraine headaches|0 Comments

Six Lesser Known Facts about Vertigo, One Natural Relief Option

For vertigo sufferers, that feeling that we all get when stepping off a whirling amusement park ride or playing silly yard games like "dizzy bat" is magnified, can come on without much warning and can last for several hours.  Vertigo is a false sense of motion that can either feel as if a person is [...]

2019-10-16T23:46:39+00:00July 22nd, 2018|Vertigo|0 Comments

Migraines: Lifestyle Modifications More Helpful Than Medications

Migraines seem to be getting very commonplace. As many as 39 million Americans and 1 billion people worldwide experience this debilitating condition. Migraines are known for extreme throbbing and pounding head pain accompanied by other symptoms: Nausea and vomiting Sensitivity to light, sound, and certain smells Vertigo or dizziness Usually, one side of the head [...]

2019-10-16T23:47:47+00:00April 22nd, 2018|Migraine headaches|0 Comments

Is That Spinning Feeling Dizziness or Vertigo? Can It Be Stopped?

It can be hard to describe exactly what you are feeling when you experience either vertigo or dizziness. Some people may even use both words to describe the same sensation. However, it is important to note that vertigo is much different than dizziness. Vertigo is a vestibular disorder, meaning it comes from the inner ear [...]

2019-10-16T23:48:57+00:00January 28th, 2018|Vertigo|0 Comments