What is the best treatment for a Headache or a Migraine?

Many people reach for pain medication when looking to get rid of their pounding headaches. While it is true that it can bring some relief, it does not treat the headache’s cause. Instead, medications mask the pain and ignore the underlying cause. In time, the next headache appears; and then the next one; and so on.

What are the causes of a Headache or a Migraine?

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What are the symtoms of a Tension Headache or a Migraine Headache?

A tension headache is often described as a:

  • Squeezing Pain
  • Gripping Pain
  • Wraps around the whole head

A migraine headache is often described as a:

  • Throbbing pain
  • Pounding pain
  • Affect only one side of the head 
  • Light sensitivity 
  • Eye pain
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting

Sometimes you can also have neck pain, tingling, numbness, or weakness down the arm and into the fingers. This signifies that the nerves in the neck are getting compressed. One should start with the treatment as soon as possible to avoid complications.

What is the best treatment for a Headache or a Migraine Headache?

When it comes to treating the headache, we also need to address the cause of it.
In most cases, headaches and migraines are caused by reduced motion in the neck joints. When the neck joints don’t move well, they will pinch the nerves as they exit, and it can set off a headache. As Chiropractors, we get the spine moving well, and we help our patients to correct their forward head posture. When both of these things happen, the headaches will subside relatively quickly.

Our patients often report that they no longer need to take Panadol to get them through their day. They know how they can help themselves at home and come in for an occasional treatment to keep the spine moving well to prevent future episodes. Now they feel great, focus well at work, and can spend their valuable time with the people they love. The days where they call in sick are gone too.

If you want to get rid of your headaches quickly and start a new chapter in your life, then book your appointment right now.

" My wife , Irene had been suffering from migraine for more than 30 years and recently she experience severe headache and numbness on the right hand. After numerous visit to medical practitioner and chinese sinseh. Her condition did not improve. She was very upset and disappointed until when she introduced to Dr. Inge. Her condition improved on the first visit and tremendously on subsequent visit. Only with 5 visit ( therapy ) , she had recovered. Headaches , numbness and migraine all gone. " T.A.
" I woke up one morning with severe neck pain that spread to my shoulders and gave me a migraine. As the pain did not dissipate over 2 days, a friend recommended I see Dr. Inge. From the first session with her, my pain was significantly reduced and I immediately recovered some range of motion in turning my head. Over three sessions, the pain was completely gone and has not returned since. While I had some hesitation due to the fear that treatment would be painful, Dr. Inge’s sessions were entirely painless and very relaxing. I was always at ease due to her professionalism and expertise. In addition to alleviating my pain, she also helped to relieve tightness in my shoulder that I developed from long hours at a desk bound job that has plagued me for years. " K.C.
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