Have you ever had a headache? Chances are, the answer is yes. Headaches cause over 40 million Americans to suffer. There are many different types of headaches one can experience. Tension, migraine, sinus and cluster headaches are just a few. The good news is, many of them are treatable with conservative care. Chiropractic care is a safe and effective solution for many types of headaches.
Types of headaches:
- Tension: most common type, may be associated with muscle spasms and neck pain, typically occur in the afternoon/evening
- Migraine: may be associated with an “aura” or spotty vision, as well as nausea and vomiting, may last 2-3 days, may be aggravated by light and sound
- Cluster: least common type, may be associated with allergies, can last for 1-2 hours and occur 3-4 times a day, may awaken you from sleep, eye watering
- Sinus: may be associated with pain in the cheeks and above the eyes, nasal drainage may also be present.
Conservative and alternative forms of treatment can help with headaches. Some examples are Chiropractic, Acupuncture, Naturopathic Medicine, Nutrition and CBD Oil.
Headaches come in all shapes and sizes. Chiropractic can help many of them.
Many types of headaches respond very well to chiropractic treatment. For common tension headaches, only a couple of treatments are required for extended relief form your nagging pain.