It’s common to deal with headaches every once in a while, but if you deal with them constantly, you may need more help to manage your symptoms rather than over-the-counter pain relievers. Chiropractic treatment can help relieve some of the causes of headaches and can help you determine the direct cause of your headaches. Getting adjustments from your chiropractor can help improve chronic and acute neck pain, which can in turn help reduce the number of headaches that you experience.
Treating Headaches with Chiropractic Treatment
Your chiropractor will first ask you questions about your headache and the pain associated with it. The location of your headache can help determine what it could be caused by. One of the most common forms of headaches is tension headaches and pain can appear anywhere in the head, scalp, or neck. These headaches are usually caused by a combination of stress and strain on the back or neck.
Once your chiropractor has located the cause of your headaches, they can adjust the alignment of your spine to help improve spinal function and reduce stress on your nervous system. This helps your body function normally and helps to reduce the amount of stress and tension that may be building up in your body. Stress can manifest in different ways to cause headache pain and seeing a chiropractor regularly can help this stress and can help you function better in your daily life and daily activities.
Your chiropractor can also discuss lifestyle changes you can make to help reduce triggers that may cause headaches. This could include stress, long hours looking at a computer screen or your phone, certain foods, the amount of noise and light in your environment, and your sleep schedule.
Don't Suffer From Chronic Headaches in Silence
Call Frankfort Chiropractic & Physical Therapy to discuss your headache treatment needs with our staff and schedule your FREE initial consultation. Let us help you identify the root cause of your headache, alleviate the pain, and ensure you won't suffer from similar headaches in the future by giving you effective care tips.
The Right Headache Treatment Method for You
Your body may exhibit symptoms of stress or overworking in ways that are completely different from another individual. For this reason, our doctors employ a holistic and personalized approach to treat your headache based on your symptoms.