Results for: Occipital-neuralgia

In Health

Does stress worsen trigeminal neuralgia?

I believe it does. I have Trigeminal Neuralgia and I was recently in a situation where I got extremely frustrated, borderline angry. I know for a fact that my pain increased i (MORE)

Why did Steriod medication not work for your occipital neuralgia--will chiropractic help?

If the steroids did not work there are a couple of possibilities: - First, how was your occipital neuralgia diagnosed? Occipital neuralgia implies damage to the nerves that (MORE)

How is trigeminal neuralgia treated?

Treatment is primarily with drugs or surgery. Drugs are often preferred because of their lower risk, but may have intolerable side effects such as nausea or ataxia (loss of mu (MORE)

Could whiplash cause Occipital neuralgia?

My Doc says yes 2 months after a whiplash injury (in which my neck and left arm were mostly bothered) my occipital neuralgia kicked in fiercely. Especially on the left hand si (MORE)

What is the difference between neurons and neuralgia?

The difference between Neuralgia and Neuron are given below:   Neuralgia:1. Neuroglias are supporting cells. 2. Nerve cells remain in position due to supporting cells calle (MORE)

Can neurontin help occipital neuralgia?

Seems to have worked like a charm for me. Old whiplash (20 years ago) with re-whiplash 4 years ago when a ladder fell straight down had left me with daily occipital pain for p (MORE)
In Uncategorized

What are the causes of occipital neuralgia?

Occipital neuralgia causes pain in the occipital nerves that run along the spinal cord and can be hard to diagnose since it gets often confused with a headache or a migraine. (MORE)

Where is the occipital node?

The occipital nodes are located at the back of the head near the  neck. They are part of the lymphatic system.
Thanks for the feedback!