headaches

August 31, 2019

Kids And Concussions

Did You Know? A study of  1.3 million Ontarians led by researchers at Toronto Rehab-University Health Network found that kids under the age of 5 experience the highest rate of concussions.  Some of the sign and symptoms of a concussion include: Confusion Headaches Unsteady walking Lack of interest in toys Vomiting To learn more about concussion click the link below: https://muscleandjoint.ca/its-concussion-season-how-can-you-prevent-a-concussion/  
August 31, 2019

Headache Triggers

By Dr. Tanvi Tijoriwala, ND Headaches are a debilitating condition that affect many individuals in North America. While pain medications are effective for some, not everyone responds well to them. Finding what triggers a headache and treating the root cause can help reduce the frequency and duration of headaches. There are several things that can trigger this pain: Food sensitivities: Many foods can either cause inflammation in the body or lead […]
March 30, 2017

Home Remedies For Headaches

If you are experiencing a headache, and our clinic happens to be closed (we are open 7 days!), try one of these home remedies to help reduce the ache! Butterbur, a herb derived from plants in the genus Petasites Feverfew, A daisy-like flower native to Europe Peppermint oil, a culinary herb Magnesium, a mineral Coenzyme Q10, an enzyme found in mitochondria, the energy factories of our cells Vitamin B12 Consult […]
May 22, 2016

It’s Concussion season, how can you prevent a concussion?

With the warm weather, comes an increase in sport activity. And with an increase in sport activity, we are seeing more sport related injuries in the clinic.  Concussions are unfortunately becoming more common; more than 23% of adolescents reported injuries to their head in the previous year. With more youth playing sports, the rate of concussions has been increasing. Concussions can occur more often in young children as the head […]
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