Chiropractic and headaches
Chiropractic adjustments are extremely helpful to relieve the symptoms of headaches. Adjustments release pressure on the nerves that may be the root cause of a headache, especially for those that originate around the neck.
So often we see headaches are being caused by a misalignment of the spine, which is trapping a nerve and chiropractic care can help hugely with this.
How can we help?
We can offer you a unique, multi-dimensional approach to healing, health and wellness. We tackle the different areas of stress where the cause of your pain, body dysfunction and ill health originated.
Our team of expert chiropractors use modern equipment to help diagnose your health issues. These include: digital x-ray machines, an advanced BMI device, digital posture analysis and software to precisely diagnose the root cause of your headaches. We then tailor an effective treatment plan for you using advanced chiropractic techniques and modern equipment such as electric treatment benches, arthrostim device, activators and blocks.
What would my care involve?
At Spinal Care Clinics, we offer all of our clients thorough evaluations before we administer a specific course of chiropractic treatment.
We utilise digital x-ray equipment and spinal scan testing to isolate the cause of your headaches in order to offer you the most effective course of treatment for your particular ailment.
For the majority of tension and migraine headaches, the manipulation of the upper two cervical vertebrae, coupled with adjustments to the junction between the cervical and thoracic spine, can result in significant
As well as chiropractic care, we also recommend appropriate sports massage treatments and lifestyle changes, which can actively prevent the triggering of headaches. We recommend that all of our clients adhere to the following practices in order to prevent the onset of headaches.
This is where we can help
Some of the most common symptoms of headaches are:
- Isolated pain in one part of the head or behind the eyes
- A pounding sensation in the whole head
- A dull pain
- A sharp pain
The severity of headaches varies from person to person and can change on a daily basis. Can you relate to any of these symptoms?
Similarly, there are numerous common causes of headaches.
- Drug reactions
- Temporo-mandibular joint dysfunction (TMJ)
- Tightness in the neck muscles
- Low blood sugar levels
- High blood pressure
- Stress and fatigue
What should I do?
As headaches vary in severity and length, sometimes it can be hard to know whether it’s worth seeking professional help. We would suggest that it’s better to have your headaches checked if you’re unsure. We recommend that a persistent headache, which is ongoing for more than a few days, should be looked into.
So if you’re suffering from any symptoms, which are causing you pain, or you’d just like to improve your posture, strength, flexibility and feel energized again, don’t hesitate to start your road to recovery today.
Ignoring pain could make your condition worse and harder to treat and in turn, prolong your recovery. We can help you live a life without pain so you can start enjoying life again.
Don’t put up with pain, discomfort and loss of mobility for a moment longer. Reclaiming your flexibility, feeling great again, and living a life without pain is just a few clicks away.