Millions of Americans suffer from headaches and migraines and College Park Chiropractors are here to help! We’ve got the expertise and equipment that can provide the best treatment for your headache pain and get you substantial relief.
There are many reasons to choose College Park Chiropractors. One of the top reasons is that we can get you everything that is essential in our network, a large team of doctors of chiropractic, orthopedists, physical therapists, and technicians who are the best in the field. We not only provide exceptional accident care but we work directly with your insurance company to bill all of the comprehensive medical treatment.
There are many reasons for headaches, such as joint dysfunction, neck muscle strain, and tightness, low blood sugar, high blood pressure, the most common being stress, fatigue, and dehydration. Surprisingly most migraines do not come from your head but from your neck. Researchers estimate that about 80% of migraines are from the neck, meaning these are most likely caused from issues with the curve of your spine or the state of your nerves that stem from your spinal cord.
Some of the different varieties of headaches are tension headaches (carcinogenic headaches), migraines, and cluster headaches.
Migraines can be caused due to physical conditions, sleeping issues, stress, alcohol, processed food, cheese, salty snacks, and hormones for women. Interestingly, 25 million Americans get migraines and approximately 75 percent of these people are female. A migraine is an incapacitating experience, which includes a strong headache combined with light and sound sensitivity, tingling, and blind spots. Migraines can run in the family tree but age is also a big factor, which can diminish as you get older.
With a migraine event, blood flow to the brain is restricted and there’s a dilation of the blood vessels. The convulsion of the blood vessels is when the pain starts to occur, as the pressure gets more and more substantial. And in your head, the vessels shoot blood, which creates the pain of a migraine. Making lifestyle changes such as diet and exercise can decrease the chance of a migraine. Your College Park Chiropractors are skilled experts at helping patients undergo these kinds of lifestyle changes.
Other types of headaches are called vascular headaches with involves throbbing sensations in your head. This is caused by the opening and closing of blood vessels in your brain. Another possible cause, however, is if it is caused by the stem, then your chiropractor can directly eliminate a headache at its source. The Chiropractors at College Park are experts at handling the pain of a tension headache, with a root cause of your cervical spine. Many chiropractic techniques are known eliminate headaches. Chiropractic care can eradicate the pressure against nerves in your neck by realigning this area of the spine to improve blood flow and your headaches.
Other root causes are stress or an injury or impaired soft tissue. At College Park Chiropractors, we offer both Chiropractic treatment and physical therapy to repair any misalignment and bring back your balance between your cervical spine and your brain.
Call us today at (404) 592-0319 to schedule an urgent appointment with one of our experienced College Park Chiropractors. We’re open 24/7 and are looking to eliminate your migraine headaches so you can get back to living your life without pain.