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How a Chiropractor Can Help with Migraines

Find out how your Attleboro, MA chiropractor can treat your migraine symptoms.

About 25 million US adults experience migraine headaches and of these millions of people, about 75 percent are women. Migraines are vicious, intense headaches that are often accompanied by nausea and sensitivity to light and sounds. Whether you get migraine migraineheadaches once or several times a month, find out how your Attleboro, MA chiropractor Dr. Jason Miller can help.

Causes of Migraines

There are a variety of factors that are responsible for producing migraines including:

  • Hormonal changes (women)
  • Foods
  • Stress
  • Alcohol
  • Bright lights or loud sounds
  • Sleep issues
  • Physical activity
  • Environmental changes
  • Medications

Chiropractic Care and Headaches

Research has found that chiropractic adjustments can be a great alternative treatment for alleviating tension headaches, particularly those that start in the neck. In fact, besides reducing the frequency of attacks, chiropractic care can also reduce the intensity of migraine symptoms.

Since migraines can be brought on by stress, you may find that when you seek chiropractic care in Attleboro that we are able to reduce stress levels to also make migraine attacks less frequent.

Here are some common things your Attleboro chiropractor can do to alleviate your headache and migraine symptoms:

  • Use spinal manipulation and adjustments to improve function and to reduce the amount of stress placed on your spine.
  • Offer nutritional advice, particularly for those who find that certain foods and drinks trigger their symptoms.
  • Discuss and offer up advice regarding posture, relaxation exercises and ergonomics. The main goal is to reduce the amount of tension that occurs in the muscles of your necks and upper back, where many headaches originate.

When you come in for treatment we will be able to discuss which therapies and chiropractic treatments would give you the best results based on your triggers. Everyone’s treatment plan is tailored to their needs and health issues.

If you are ready to say goodbye to headache or migraine pain then it’s time to turn to the experts at Miller Chiropractic Health Center. Call our office today!

Appointment Request

Office Hours

Same day, evening and Saturday appointments are always available. Call 508.226.2333 to schedule.

Regular Business Hours

Monday:

9:00 am-1:00 pm

3:00 pm-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-1:00 pm

3:00 pm-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-1:00 pm

3:00 pm-7:00 pm

Thursday:

Closed

Friday:

9:00 am-1:00 pm

3:00 pm-7:00 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am-1:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed