Headaches are common, and while uncomfortable, for most people, fairly manageable. However, if you suffer from migraine headaches, you may be out of commission for a few hours or a few days. The team at Whole Body Healthcare in Baltimore, Maryland offers chiropractic treatment to help relieve your migraine headache and improve your quality of life. Call or book an appointment using the online booking agent today.
A migraine is a type of head pain that causes severe debilitating pain that may last for hours. It’s not completely understood what causes migraines, but you may notice certain activities or foods trigger a migraine.
Common migraine triggers include:
There are a number of different types of headaches, but migraine headaches come with some common symptoms, including:
You also may notice certain symptoms before, during, and after your migraine, such as food cravings before, lightheadedness during, or confusion after your migraine.
If you’re not your headaches are migraines, the medical experts at Whole Body Healthcare can offer a diagnosis after an examination and testing.
Medications are often used to treat migraine headaches and include:
The team at Whole Body Healthcare also offers adjustments to relieve pain or prevent your migraine headaches. Spinal adjustments relieve neck muscle tension, which may alleviate a potential source of pain.
Due to variations in symptoms and triggers, the team at Whole Body Healthcare develop individualized treatment plans to manage migraine headaches.
In addition to spinal adjustments, the team at Whole Body Healthcare also recommends lifestyle changes to help prevent migraines, such as:
If you suffer from migraine headaches and you’re looking for an alternative treatment, call the office or book an appointment online.