Headaches Are Common – But Not Normal

woman with headache

You may believe that everyone gets headaches. After all, they’re normal, right? Some are dull; others are throbbing. Some occur on only one side; others produce nausea or light and sound sensitivity.

Common? Yes. But normal? Nope.

The three most common types of headaches are:

Many reach for some type of pain reliever when headache pain emerges. Some migraine sufferers take daily medications designed to prevent a headache from even starting. But these medications can produce some potentially dangerous and unwanted effects.

Chiropractic Care and Headaches

Many people tend to find relief from chronic headaches when they begin chiropractic care. It’s our goal to discover underlying spinal issues in patients that might be causing headaches, including subtle misalignments, loss of a proper cervical curve or the effects of long-standing spinal decay.

Next time you or someone you know has a headache, instead of reaching for a pill, reach for the phone and call our practice to make an appointment.

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