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HEADACHES AND MIGRAINE

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Suffering From Headaches?

If you have a headache, you’re not alone. Headaches affect all people at some time in their life. An occasional headache is bad enough, but regular head pain can make your everyday life miserable.

Some are occasional, some frequent, some are dull and throbbing, and some cause debilitating pain and nausea.

What do you do when you suffer from a headache? Do you push yourself to carry on anyway? Do you take painkillers and hope the pain goes away? There is also another alternative.

The Alternative

Research shows that chiropractic care, including spinal manipulation, which is one of the primary treatments provided by doctors of Chiropractic, is an effective treatment option for acute and chronic migraine and headaches that originate in the neck, known as cervicogenic type headaches*. Therefore, chiropractic care could help reduce the number of headaches you experience weekly or monthly, or even reduce their intensity making it easier for you to cope with your everyday life activities.


*2014 report in the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics (JMPT) and Bronfort G et al. Effectiveness of manual therapies: the UK evidence report. Chiropractic 2010.

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What Can Trigger A Headache?

The cause of headaches can be attributed to a wide range of common lifestyle factors, including feeling tense and stressed, being dehydrated, not getting enough sleep and spending too much time in front of computer, television and phone screens. However, headaches can also be brought on by bad posture, putting excessive stress onto your muscles in your neck, back and shoulders.
Doctor Philippou in addition to the treatment he provides, that helps to decrease the tension in your spine, neck and back muscles consequently triggering your headache, he will also offer lots of advice on ways to exercise, stretch and how to adjust your workplace ergonomically to help with your posture.

Headaches And Migraine

Book your appointment to find how we can help with your pain!

1 session ≈30 minutes - €50

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