Everyday stress takes a toll on our bodies which may lead to symptoms such as headaches. Chiropractic care is shown to be effective in helping treat headaches especially, tension headaches. After a thorough examination by a chiropractor, there are many treatment options that can help relieve your headaches and keep them away. The chiropractor may perform an adjustment allowing for your joints to realign and decrease inflammation. Additionally, muscle manipulation maybe used to decrease the muscle tension, improve circulation, and get rid of any spasms in the neck area that may be causing the headaches. Both of these techniques help to improve your range of motion and posture.
Another option to alleviate headaches is using acupuncture. Acupuncture uses really thin needles to stimulate certain points in your body to help decrease the frequency and strength of headaches. For people who suffer from chronic migraines, BOTOX has been FDA approved as a treatment option which you can have done in our office. There are many treatment options for headaches and Absolute Health Clinic offers all of these options. Call us today to determine what treatment option is best for you and let us help you get rid of the headaches for good!
A Chronic Migraine
3.2 million Americans* live with a Chronic Migraine. A migraine can cause severe throbbing pain or a pulsing sensation, usually on just one side of the head. It’s often accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound. Adults with a chronic migraine who have 15 or more days each month with a headache lasting 4 or more hours each day in people 18 years or older. Although migraine causes are difficult to pinpoint, however, many environmental factors appear to play a role. Hormonal changes, foods, stress, sleep patterns and physical factors are just a few of the causes for a migraine. With our team, we will work to narrow down the cause of your migraines and establish a preventative treatment to minimize the effect of migraines on your life.