Headaches and Chiropractic

Living Life Without Headaches

Are headaches normal?

Why do I get headaches in the first place?

Anatomy of a headache

Different types of headaches

Dozens of sub-classes of headaches have been identified, but in general the most common types are:


In the run of a year, on average 38% of the population suffers from tension headaches.


How do chiropractors help with headaches?

How many visits will it take to get relief?

  • Since every individual had a different set of factors contributing to their headaches, the amount of visits necessary will vary.
  • Studies suggest that for most people, a more frequent initial course of care produces better outcomes and longer term relief.

Can't I just take medication to help with my headaches?

  • Even though drugs may help temporarily relieve your symptoms, it is important to understand that they do not treat the root cause of headaches.
  • Suppressing your symptoms with medications also may cause undesired side effects in the long run and can be harmful to organs like the liver and kidneys.

Headache prevention


Headaches  cost billions in healthcare