Although most people are unaware, there are many different types of headaches, with muscle tension and migraines serving as the most common forms.
Since we are at the end of the Spring season, sinus infections and other congestive problems are also contributing factors to the onset of painful headaches.
If you find yourself battling headaches more than three times a week, make sure to seek medical treatment as soon as possible.
There is an enormous market for medications that help mask the symptoms associated with headaches and migraines. Plenty of powerful drugs exists that mostly numb your nervous system, making it seem as if your pain doesn’t exist.
While this solution is convenient for treating immediate pain, it does not resolve the root causes of your condition. Even worse, prescription drugs and over the counter medications can lead to adverse side effects that develop within your kidney and liver.
Although headaches are hardly ever indicative of more severe health concerns, they can be extremely painful and thus, debilitate or immobilizing.
Those who already have some chiropractic problem, such as an injured neck, also tend to suffer from chronic headaches.
The reason for this is because of how the spinal bones found within their neck aren’t able to support their head properly, creating a significant amount of pressure that affects your nerves, blood supply, and surrounding muscles.
Chiropractic techniques like spinal adjustments are proven to eliminate tension headaches that are caused by the development of subluxations or spinal joints that become misaligned.
Chiropractors are specifically trained to locate and address curves that develop within your spine. They can apply appropriate adjustments that correct any neuromusculoskeletal issues or concerns.
Receiving adjustments on a regular basis can help prevent unnecessary tension from building in your neck or the back of your head, providing long-term relief for patients.
Every patient looking to treat their headaches have unique characteristics that must be reviewed by a professional doctor before treatment can be offered.
That’s why it’s important that you schedule a consultation with one of our licensed Chiropractors as soon as possible.
We can provide you with a custom treatment plan that aligns with your particular condition to eliminate your pain and prevent your headaches from recurring.
Give us a call at (404) 889-8828 or stop by our office located at:
1132 Hightower Trail
Sandy Springs, GA