Understanding how chiropractic care could help relieve or manage migraine headaches.
What is a Migraine Headache?
The head and neck pain caused by migraine headaches or tension headaches are not something to live with and endure, whether it’s frequent or not. Headaches affect almost 40 percent of the population. Muscle tension in the head or neck can cause migraines and tension headaches. Anything can trigger one of these uncomfortable aches, from a bright screen to intense music, but, luckily, there is a natural and drug-free treatment for migraine headache relief.
Can Chiropractic Treatments Help with Migraines or Tension Headache Relief?
Chiropractic care can be a great way to relieve pain and manage migraines and tension headaches. Furthermore, routine chiropractic treatments provide those suffering from tension headaches and migraines headaches with long-lasting relief. Additionally, treatments done by chiropractors are safe, non-invasive, non-addictive alternative for patients to help them manage their pain.
Chiropractors deliver a gentle therapy, known as a chiropractic adjustment. These adjustments help to reduce joint pain and misalignment in the spine and other joints in the body. Adjustments are made to both reduce pain and improve the function of the tender joint and nervous system. Through increasing joint mobility and improving your nervous system function and spinal health. This allows your body has the ability to manage better pain caused due to migraines or tension headaches.
Here are some of the health benefits chiropractic adjustments can help provide people with headaches:
- A reduction of pain and discomfort
- A decrease in inflammation
- Alleviation from stress and tension
- An Improvement in physical function and performance
To see if chiropractic care is right for your condition, you can fill out a questionnaire that you can find here. Based on the answers, we can schedule a chiropractic exam and consultation. Afterward, your doctor may elect to treat your migraines and tension headaches. Only if he is sure that he can help in your situation.