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7 Common Causes of Knee Pain


The knee joint is a complex structure made up of many components, which makes it susceptible to many types of injuries. The knee is the largest joint in the body, and is comprised of muscles, bones, cartilage, tendons and ligaments. The knee is also the strongest joint of the body, as it is necessary to [...]

7 Common Causes of Knee Pain2019-04-11T14:40:00+00:00

When should you see a doctor about your migraines?


What are migraines? Migraines are classified as a primary headache disorder involving episodes of strong headaches, which are sometimes accompanied by visual or sensory symptoms (called “aura”) and nausea, vomiting, blurred vision and cognitive impairment. Although primary headaches are a type of headache that can be quite debilitating and cause significant pain, they are also [...]

When should you see a doctor about your migraines?2019-04-04T14:53:46+00:00

Sleep Disorder & Migraine: 5 Tips for Better Sleep


  Introduction   Sleep disorders are one of the most common and frustrating symptoms of migraines. If you suffer from migraines, you may have noticed that your migraine patterns are also closely linked to your sleep patterns.   Not surprisingly, the severity of sleep disorders in migraine sufferers increases as [...]

Sleep Disorder & Migraine: 5 Tips for Better Sleep2019-03-20T21:59:41+00:00

Custom Made Foot Orthotics


What are custom orthotics? Foot alignment issues resulting from painful foot conditions or injury can cause misalignment of the knee, resulting in further misalignment of the hip and spine, resulting in discomfort and chronic pain. A custom orthotic is a prescription medical device designed to support and align the foot, as well as to correct [...]

Custom Made Foot Orthotics2019-03-13T13:56:10+00:00

Concussions: What you need to know


What is a concussion? A concussion is a type of mild traumatic brain injury, typically caused by a bump, blow or jolt to the head. Concussions can also result from whiplash-type injuries that cause the brain to quickly shake inside the head. Concussions are one of the most common types of brain injury, and often [...]

Concussions: What you need to know2019-03-06T20:31:39+00:00