How Chiropractic Care Benefits Those Who Suffer From Migraines

chiropractic care for migrainesA lot of people who are suffering from migraines have tried different things like sleep hygiene, different medications, migraine diets, and avoiding triggers. However, most of these patients forget to consider physical methods of treatment such as massage, yoga, or chiropractic care for migraines. Body manipulation can affect the intensity and the frequency of migraine headaches since adjusting and stretching the body tissues, joints, and bones can affect how the blood vessels work (the physiologic cause of migraine headaches are pulsating blood vessels).

Chiropractor Care To Relieve Headaches

The third top reason why American adults visit a chiropractor from Divine Life Health Center is headache. Various clinical trials have studied the effects of chiropractic care on migraines and they showed favorable results. The evidence revealed that spinal manipulation can improve migraine headache. A review of 21 studies discovered that patients who went to a chiropractor due to migraines once or two times per week for eight weeks experienced reduced migraine symptoms. Chiropractic care was able to improve the patient’s quality of life by lessening migraine frequency, duration, and intensity.

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How Can A Chiropractor Help Improve Your Health?

chiropractor Myrtle BeachA lot of people who visit a chiropractor complain about back and neck pain. Chiropractic care is considered as a holistic therapy that uses manual spinal manipulation to concentrate on maintaining the heath of the nervous and musculoskeletal systems to ensure total wellness.

Effectiveness

There is an increasing number of studies about chiropractic care. The Annals of Internal Medicine reported that the latest studies revealed that the spinal manipulative therapy conducted by a chiropractor, together with exercise, is more effective in relieving neck pain when compared to regular medications.

Additionally, the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics stated that a cohesive healthcare approach that includes chiropractic care  can lead to a 51.8% decrease in the cost of pharmaceutical and 43% less hospital admissions.

You need to think about visiting a chiropractor in case you suffer frequent back pain, joint pain, neck pain, and headaches. You should also visit a chiropractor if you experience intense soreness after an accident, performing a household chore, or after extended periods of poor posture.

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5 Benefits Of Taking Your Child To A Chiropractor

chiropractic careWhy do kids need to see a pediatric chiropractor? This is one of the most common questions many chiropractors receive from parents. The answer is simple. Kids have a nervous system and a spine just like adults. Taking them to a chiropractor will make sure that they are cared for correctly especially throughout their developmental years.

The Nervous System – What Does It Do?

The central nervous system is comprised of the spinal cord and the brain. The nerves from the spinal cord go to every organ, tissue, gland, muscle, as well as cell of the body. It acts like a big fuse box. If there is a blown fuse, a child may start to feel certain health issues like colic, bed wetting, constipation, torticollis, ear infections, reflux, sleep problems, and etc. Pediatric chiropractors can help with these conditions. However, their primary goal is not to treat the disorder or the disease. The focus of pediatric chiropractors like the ones from Divine Life Health Center is to let the nervous system work without interference or to get rid of the “blown fuse” referred to as subluxation.

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