Migraines During Pregnancy: Best Things to Do

Many women visit a chiropractor for migraines each month for pain relief more than men do. The leading reason behind this is their fluctuating hormone levels (specifically estrogen) throughout the menstrual cycle. As a result, child-bearing women tend to suffer from frequent migraine attacks. In some cases, women who never experience migraines before pregnancy end [...]

2021-05-02T05:27:02+00:00May 2nd, 2021|Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Migraines During Pregnancy: Best Things to Do

Migraines and Pregnancy: Top 8 Solutions You Can Seek

Migraines and pregnancy often come hand in hand due to the hormonal fluctuation in pregnant women's bodies. Unfortunately, frequent migraine attacks during your term can severely impact your daily routine and even cause frustration, irritation, and stress. Thankfully, besides doctor-approved pain relief medications like acetaminophen, you now have other options for pain relief. If you’re [...]

2021-04-18T07:09:20+00:00April 18th, 2021|Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Migraines and Pregnancy: Top 8 Solutions You Can Seek

Why Upper Cervical Chiropractic Should Be Part of Your Prenatal Care

Being pregnant should be a joyous time in a woman’s life. However, there are a few things that can make it rather uncomfortable. Let's discuss some of the reasons why back pain accompanies pregnancy and how upper cervical chiropractic may provide relief. Plus, we will consider the role that upper cervical chiropractic can play in [...]

2021-05-17T09:17:38+00:00June 18th, 2018|Pregnancy / Prenatal Care|Comments Off on Why Upper Cervical Chiropractic Should Be Part of Your Prenatal Care

The Connection Between Migraines and the Vascular System

Migraines are often referred to as a neurological condition. However, recent migraine research reveals that the condition may also be vascular in nature. This would result in migraines being categorized as a neurovascular condition. Let’s take a closer look at the study and consider a natural option that may help both the neurological and vascular [...]

2021-05-17T09:19:18+00:00December 25th, 2016|Headaches|Comments Off on The Connection Between Migraines and the Vascular System

Severe Migraines and Pregnancy

Severe migraines can greatly affect your daily life, but did you know that they may have an effect on pregnancy and childbirth? A new study conducted at the Montefiore Health system examined 90 women who needed medical care for severe migraines while pregnant. A few of their findings include (1) -   Almost 30% had [...]

2021-05-17T09:19:19+00:00December 19th, 2016|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Severe Migraines and Pregnancy

Menopause and Migraines

Female migraine sufferers may find their symptoms get worse during a surprising time – approaching menopause. Chronic migraines are more frequent in the perimenopausal period (between ages 42-47). Migraine frequency may increase to 10+ episodes per month! (1)   Fluctuating hormones (estrogen and progesterone) are partially to blame; however, some researchers think that the overuse [...]

2017-06-17T00:46:18+00:00December 19th, 2016|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Menopause and Migraines

Determining Migraine Triggers and Seeking Preventative Care

For the 38 million Americans with migraines and all the rest of migraine sufferers around the world who make this the third most common disorder globally, care often focuses on symptoms rather than prevention. However, a recent study revealed that a migraine diary really is an effective way to identify and eliminate potential migraine triggers. [...]

2021-05-17T09:19:19+00:00December 19th, 2016|Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Determining Migraine Triggers and Seeking Preventative Care

Migraine Tests and Medications – Are Some a Waste of Money?

The financial burden of migraine headaches on the United States alone is incredible. Diagnostic imaging in connection with headaches costs the US more than a billion dollars per year. Many of those tests, along with medications that get prescribed, are unnecessary according to a University of Michigan researcher. How can you seek better care and [...]

2021-05-17T09:19:19+00:00December 19th, 2016|Migraines / Headaches, Headaches|Comments Off on Migraine Tests and Medications – Are Some a Waste of Money?

The Effects of Migraines

Migraines affect 37 million people living in the United States. It is important to understand it and what to do if a person gets one. Here are some facts: Some of those 37 million affected include children. Up to 90% of those having migraines are women. Out of every 4 households, 1 is a migraineur. [...]

2021-05-17T09:19:19+00:00December 19th, 2016|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on The Effects of Migraines

A Non-Invasive Way to Lasting Migraine Relief

A new device is being tested as a treatment option for the over 37 million people across America suffering from migraines.  Over 140 people are participating in a trial during which the device being tested is implanted into the forehead just beneath the skin.  The implant is about the size of a pea, and patients [...]

2021-05-17T09:19:20+00:00December 19th, 2016|Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on A Non-Invasive Way to Lasting Migraine Relief
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