If you have a headache, you’re not alone. Roughly 90% of Americans suffer from headaches. Sometimes these headaches are occasional, sometimes they are frequent, some are dull and throbbing, and some cause debilitating pain and nausea. What do you do when you suffer from a pounding headache? Do you grin and bear it? Try to relax? Take a pill and hope for the best? There is a better option that you may not have tried. That option is chiropractic care. You may be asking yourself, how can chiropractic treatment help with my headache? Well, most chiropractors employ the use of physical, orthopedic and neurological tests to discover potential causes of the headache. Then the chiropractor will adjust the spine to it’s optimal place.
A chiropractor can also relieve headache symptoms with massage and other therapy techniques, and may even use x-ray to check if the neck or shoulders are out of proper alignment. Chiropractors can also give out lifestyle advice to help reduce the risk of headaches. This can include relaxation techniques, daily stretches, changes in posture and other exercises.
Millions of headache sufferers are turning to the natural, drugless, chiropractic and massage approach to health. Chiropractors are trained to analyze and correct misalignment in the body. Chiropractors can use adjustments as well as other techniques such as massage to help relieve headaches. If you have been suffering from headaches that you just can’t seem to get rid of then chiropractic care may be right for you. To set up an appointment give us a call at 651-730-7302.