Headaches can be painful, even debilitating. It is estimated that 90% of those living in the US suffer from headaches at one time or another. So if you experience a headache, you are far from alone. Really, the issue extends around the globe.
Studies continue to show that many headaches actually stem from problems in the neck. One report mentioned in Canadian news sources found that the majority of people did not realize that the two were connected. Let’s look at how they are related and what can be done to help ease the pain you may be experiencing.
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Seeking a Headache Alternative to Pain Medication
It has become common for most to seek advice from a medical doctor and receive a prescription to help deal with pain. While this may help for a while, upper cervical care can aid in resolving the cause of the problem in a natural way. This puts long-term results within reach instead of just symptomatic relief. Because of this, the trend in healthcare is beginning to change. Many are now looking to upper cervical chiropractic care to help resolve the issues they are facing.
Due to an increased amount of research showing direct links between the neck and headaches, many have turned to chiropractic care to find a natural solution to their condition. Particularly effective is upper cervical chiropractic care. The reason for this is because of how dedicated this type of relief care is. It focuses on the upper regions of the neck, the top two vertebrae. Through precise measurements and gentle realignment, the vertebrae can be coaxed back into their proper positions. Once in place, normal function and healing can occur. Blood flow and oxygen can flow properly and communication pathways between the brain and body resume.
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Dr. Andrea Pritchett of Vital Life Wellness Center in Dublin, California is an Dublin Chiropractor and Upper Cervical Specialist trained by the National Upper Cervical Chiropractic Association (NUCCA). Her upper cervical clinic also serves Pleasanton, Livermore, San Ramon and Danville. She is uniquely trained to correct problems in the upper cervical spine (upper neck).
This vital area is intimately connected to the central nervous system and problems in this area have been shown to be an underlying cause of a variety of different health problems, including children’s conditions such as ear infections, colic and scoliosis and problems that adults face including migraines and other headaches, fibromyalgia, sciatica, neck and back pain, and more. More information can be found on our website at https://www.vlifewellness.com/