Headaches are one of the most common symptoms experienced by humans. Diagnosing headaches involves differentiating and determining the most common form of headache and headaches that may indicate an underlying illness. Chiropractors are trained to recognise when to refer out to other health professionals.
About 20% of the population suffers from a migraine at some stage of their life. Migraine is a neurological disorder that can cause quite a lot of distress and disability during an episode.
You may experience:
- one-sided throbbing or pulsating nausea and vomiting
- increased sensitivity to light and sound
- some smells and neck pain
Chiropractic treatment will include:
- manual adjustments
- activator adjustments
- soft tissue therapy
- posture and lifestyle treatment and advice