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September 10, 2017

Five Surprising Fibromyalgia Symptoms

The word fibromyalgia explains the hallmark symptom of the condition – pain.  Fibro refers to the fibrous tissue of the body, such as fascia, tendons, and ligaments.  Myo is the Greek term meaning muscle, and algia means pain.   The best-known symptoms of fibromyalgia are widespread pain and tenderness as well as fatigue and sleep […]

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August 27, 2017

Farmington Chiropractor Offers Drug-Free, Natural Migraine Relief

Those suffering from migraines are always on the lookout for the latest research about how to cope with the pain this debilitating condition brings with it. Recently, the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Colorado followed 121 patients who used medical marijuana to care for migraine symptoms over a 4-year period. The results? […]

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August 13, 2017

Back Pain from Sciatica – Where to Find Help

Sciatica is pain that runs along the path of the sciatic nerve. The sciatic nerve begins in the lower back and branches off into the hips, the buttocks, and down each leg. Sciatica occurs when there is an irritation or inflammation somewhere along the sciatic nerve. Why does it occur? It may seem strange that […]

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July 23, 2017

Chronic Fatigue – Focusing on the Underlying Cause

The name chronic fatigue syndrome may actually do the condition some injustice as it so much more than feeling tired all the time. Some other symptoms besides tiredness afflicting chronic fatigue sufferers are: A feeling of achiness and overall pain Problems getting regular sleep Abnormal headaches A sore throat Issues with memory and concentration Some […]

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July 9, 2017

Natural Solution for Vertigo Associated With Meniere's Disease

Vertigo is one of the hallmark symptoms of Meniere's disease.  Meniere's disease is a disorder of the inner ear that can cause tinnitus (ringing in the ears), a feeling of congestion in the ear, loss of hearing, and crippling vertigo.  These vertigo attacks can be so severe that they are sometimes referred to as "drop […]

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June 25, 2017

Understanding Sciatica and Learning How to Care for It Properly

It may seem strange, but the truth is that sciatica often begins in the neck area. While the effects are felt in the lower back, this is not the place of origin. Let’s take a deeper look at the lower back. The sciatic nerve starts in the spinal cord near the lower back region. It […]

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June 11, 2017

Perkins Family Wellness and Spinal Care Eases Basilar Migraines

A basilar migraine is similar to a common migraine but comes with vertigo – the sensation of spinning. This can be extremely disabling and cause one to have to lie down until it passes. But more important than that, a basilar migraine can be a warning sign of something more serious going on in the […]

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May 28, 2017

Perkins Family Wellness and Spinal Care Confronts Vertigo

A person dealing with vertigo may often feel as if the whole world is spinning. Vertigo either originates in the inner ear and is called peripheral vertigo or comes from a problem within the central nervous system. If the problem comes from the central nervous system, it is called central vertigo. BPPV is the most […]

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May 28, 2017

Premier Family Wellness and Spinal Care Confronts Vertigo

A person dealing with vertigo may often feel as if the whole world is spinning. Vertigo either originates in the inner ear and is called peripheral vertigo or comes from a problem within the central nervous system. If the problem comes from the central nervous system, it is called central vertigo. BPPV is the most […]

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May 12, 2017

Fibromyalgia Linked to Improper Cortisol Levels

Interestingly, irregular cortisol levels have been seen to play a significant role in the development of fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue. The reason cortisol is thrown off is often due to a misalignment in the bones of the upper neck, particularly the C1 and C2 vertebrae. If one has experienced any trauma that has affected the head […]

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April 30, 2017

Migraines in Farmington, MI Being Cared for by Natural Means

Migraines can be disabling to the one suffering from them. Nearly 50% of people in the world have migraines or another form of headache condition. They are difficult to diagnose and even harder to find a solution for as each migraine is unique to the person dealing with it. Medication is generally prescribed to help […]

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April 16, 2017

Lower Back Pain—Why the Alignment of Your Upper Spine Matters

When you think about lower back pain, it is unlikely that your first thoughts go to a misalignment of the upper spine. However, that may be the exact issue you are dealing with. How does the upper cervical spine relate to lower back pain issues such as sciatica and SI joint pain? Read on to […]

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REAL RESULTS

"After 30 plus years of almost daily headaches and increasing severe debilitating migraines, I am pain free. I had tried everything, including 3 different chiropractors, medical tests, food allergy tests, special prism glasses, massage, etc. Dr. Perkins was a life changer for sure. Thanks to Dr. Perkins, I now know what it is like to live without pain. For someone with my headache history, this is a miracle"... Kathy Hiatt
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