Monthly Archives: December 2016


Changes in the Brain Can Cause Whiplash Symptoms

Categories: Monthly Medical Minutes, News|

Whiplash symptoms can last for years after a car accident. The ongoing pain that stems from a person’s neck jerking forward and backward in a car accident frustrates patients who endure multiple tests but cannot find conclusive causes of their pain. A recent study suggests the pain may be caused by changes in the brain [...]

Options for Treating Occipital Neuralgia

Categories: Monthly Medical Minutes, News|

Occipital neuralgia and migraine headaches are often confused with each other because of similar symptoms. But treatment options vary, so receiving a proper diagnosis is important for pursuing the best course of action. Occipital neuralgia is a condition in which the occipital nerves that run from the top of the spinal cord through the scalp become [...]