Neck Pain and HeadacheDr. Anna Neff
How to treat and relieve neck pain and headaches
When bones of the cervical spine become subluxated (misaligned) they can have damaging effects on the muscle, ligament, and nerve tissue associated with that area of the neck. Many instances of neck pain start from something minor, such as sleeping in an awkward position. This may have irritated neck joints causing pain, headaches, eye problems, or even arm and hand pain.
Proper treatment and relief of any condition involves treating the cause and not just the symptoms such as the pain of a headache or neck discomfort. Chiropractors are trained to diagnose the cause of your neck problems and offer treatment in the form of spinal adjustments, exercises, and modifications to your posture, behaviour and lifestyle. When it comes to how to treat and relieve neck pain and headaches, there numerous studies showing chiropractic adjustments are a natural remedy that can have good outcomes in treating neck pain and relieving the frequency and intensity of headaches. Acupuncture and Cold Laser therapy both aid in reducing muscle tension that is the cause of 80% of all headaches. Trigger points and muscle knots can be diminished through Massage treatment, as well as allowing healthier muscle patterning to take place.
Here are the services we offer to help treat this ailment: