Entries by Dr. Jonathan Chung

Gait Testing Can Predict Future Post Concussion Syndrome

A recent study in the journal Gait and Posture looked at various biomarkers in posture and walking in athletes who suffered a #concussion.⁣ ⁣Prognosis for Persistent Post Concussion Symptoms using a Multifaceted Objective Gait and Balance Assessment Approach They wanted to see if any specific findings on balance or gait testing could predict which patients would […]

The Dangers of Stroke

This post hits close to home, but it’s so important that lay people understand the signs and risk factors for stroke. As a chiropractor trained heavily in neurology, I’ve spent years understanding and training to recognize when someone may be having a stroke. Despite my training, my wife suffered multiple strokes over the course of […]

Inflammation: Friend or Foe

Last week I gave a talk to a group about the role of your immune system in pain and inflammation. It’s easy to forget that the immune system that is responsible for fighting germs and illness is the same immune system that produces the inflammation that heals sprained joints or causes arthritic joint pain. It’s […]

Vestibular Migraine – When the Brain Causes Dizziness

Vestibular migraine (VM) is a condition in which dizziness and vertigo can occur from central brain changes that occur similar to migraine headaches. Although VM has #migraine in its name, it can happen with or without the feeling of a migraine headache. Some patients have just #vestibular symptoms like #vertigo. Others will have both #headache and vertigo along with other neurological manifestations. […]