disease (Alzheimers) is a progressive, degenerative neurological disease of
the brain. Alzheimers is the most common form of dementia, accounting for about
70% of diagnosed cases. Specifically, the pathological damage in alzheimers
cases occurs in certain parts of the brain -- the hippocampus and frontal lobes--that
are responsible for intellectual functioning in the brain, including memory,
intelligence, judgment, and speech.
IUCCA UPPER CERVICAL CARE RELATES TO ALZHEIMER'S
medical science has not determined the exact cause
of Alzheimers, recent research has pointed towards
a likely head trauma-induced origin for certain
cases of Alzheimers.1-34
Evidence supports that trauma
(in particular mild concussive injury to the head,
neck or upper back) increases the risk of onset
of Alzheimer's disease.1-34
Following the trauma, symptoms of can take years
purpose of IUCCA upper cervical care is to reverse
the trauma-induced upper neck injury; thereby
reducing irritation to the injured nerves in the
central nervous system (brain and spinal cord).
While many patients with Alzheimers recall specific
traumas such as head injuries, auto accidents
or falls, some do not. An upper cervical examination
Radiography and Digital
Infrared Imaging is
necessary in each individual's case to assess
whether an upper cervical injury is present and
whether benefit from upper cervical care can be
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