Migraines and headaches are common, but can be debilitating at times
Chiropractic helps relieve Lee’s Summit, MO residents of pain from chronic headaches and migraines. Though small headaches can often be relieved with a little pain reliever, migraines and chronic headaches are another thing entirely. Causing sensitivity to light and sounds, migraines can leave people paralyzed. Plus, for those who struggle with them frequently, they can start to miss out on work, school, and activities they love. Even constant smaller headaches, can make life miserable for those who suffer from them.
After battling this chronic pain, many people may turn to chiropractic treatment for help. A chiropractic doctor offers long term relief from pain without you having to rely on medications, which can get pricey when you have to buy them frequently.
Headaches and migraines can be caused and triggered by many things
The first thing the chiropractors at Rejuvenate Mind-Body Wellness Center will do when you come in, is work to determine what the cause, or trigger, of your headache is. There are many different types of headaches and migraines, so determining what type you have, and what causes it is essential for creating a treatment plan that will work.
Sinus headaches, for example, are usually caused when you are exposed to allergens. Avoiding triggers or learning ways to manage them can make allergy seasons, or allergy seasons, more bearable. Tension headaches, on the other hand, can be caused by poor posture and stress. Determining which factor, or if both are to blame, helps your doctor create the best plan for you.
There are many ways to treat chronic head pain
When you come in for a chiropractic appointment, there are many ways you physician can treat your pain. Though most chiropractors are associated with spinal manipulations or adjustments, that’s not the only treatment option they have at their disposal.
Massage, heat, and ice, can all go a long way in helping relieve headache pain. Stretches can help loosen tight muscles while exercises prevent a muscle behavior from happening again. Personalized treatments like decompression are also an option. Plus, not only will you have treatment with your doctor, they’ll teach you things you can do at home to prevent the pain from returning later.
Results won’t happen right away
Chiropractic results unfortunately won’t happen in one session. While you may feel some relief, getting lasting results may take a few visits. You physician will be able to discuss your treatment plan with you prior to starting it, including how many visits they recommend.
Lee’s Summit, MO residents who struggle with chronic headaches and migraines can find relief thanks to the chiropractic team at Rejuvenate Mind-Body Wellness Center. Contact us to learn more, or to schedule an appointment. We look forward to helping you feel your best.