Tag: migraines

Migraine headache relief and chiropractic care; why you should choose this drug free method first.

Migraine headache relief and chiropractic care; why you should choose this drug-free method first. Migraine sufferers recognize the painful beginnings of these headaches which can leave them incapacitated.  More women are now visiting chiropractors for drug-free migraine headache relief. Migraines are more common in women and are caused by the vascular system causing constriction and then dilation in the brain. The onset is notable because of prodromal symptoms which can be anything from visual floaters or other visual disturbances to tinnitus and other strange sensations before the onset of the headache. Migraine is not attributed to a single specific cause Read More »

7 Types of Migraine Headaches. Which One Do You Have?

7 Types of Migraine Headaches. Which One Do You Have? Migraine Headaches Migraine headaches affect at least 1 in 7 Americans, every year. As a primary headache disorder, it remains a fairly common condition most of us have experienced at least once in our lives. However, some of us experience these migraines more frequently than others. To be able to get the right treatment for our pain, it is important to identify what types of migraine headaches we’re experiencing. Let’s have a look at how many there are, and how we can learn to tell them apart. How Many Types of Migraine Headaches Read More »

Chiropractic is safer for neck problems than most people realize; check out this infographic

            Chiropractic is safer for neck problems than most people realize; check out this infographic The health risks for chiropractic care for neck related problems such as tension headaches, migraines, vertigo and many other problems is very small says a new infographic. For safe, effective treatment of neck pain, headaches, and dizziness, chiropractic has the least risk. If you are still skeptical, ask a malpractice insurer. Chiropractic malpractice rates are among the lowest in the industry.   Read More »

Over treatment of headaches racking up unnecessary costs; there is a safer and better way.

Over treatment of headaches racking up unnecessary costs; there is a safer and better way. Headache treatment is a great business. Medication, tests and specialist referrals all evaluate you to eventually treat your symptoms and rarely solve the problem. Life-threatening conditions are rare, and most patients eventually at the direction of their doctors take drugs to reduce the symptoms. Headaches are costing the healthcare system a bundle says  Business Insider. The problem begins with Primary care, who is taught to refer these cases and work them up with many tests at their disposal. When regular medications do not resolve the Read More »

A new migraine treatment awaits for FDA approval, what you need to know.

A new migraine treatment awaits for FDA approval, what you need to know. The NJ star ledger has reported that a Bernards based company has a device that can potentially short circuit a migraine when it begins to occur. Migraines typically are genetic and typically have a trigger, such as certain foods, allergens, etc. They are caused by a vaso constriction in the brain (the blood vessels constrict) and then a vaso dilation (blood vessels open) which causes the headache and can incapacitate someone. If you have a migraine that occurs from one of these common triggers, this can potentially Read More »