Headaches are one of the most common ailments that Americans experience on a daily basis. Typically these headaches fall into one of two categories: migraine headaches and tension headaches.

Migraine Headaches

Out of the two types, migraine headaches are the more severe as far as pain. It can be caused by a variety of triggers including emotional stress, chemicals in foods, caffeine, and excessive fatigue. It is usually accompanied by a distortion of vision and nausea and can last for over a day.

Tension Headaches

These types of headaches are less severe but are much more common than migraines. They are also referred to as stress headaches. The feeling is usually described as a band-like pain or pressure around the forehead or back of the head and neck. Tension headaches can last for as little as 30 minutes up to an hour.

Oasis Chiropractic can help relieve this type of pain and correct the issue that is causing it. After thoroughly examining the problem, we will determine the appropriate solution and explain what we can do for you. Call us today if you think you may be suffering from tension or migraine headaches.

I had pretty much accepted that I was going to have bad back pain for the rest of my life. Until Dr Jay came along!

I have scoliosis and have had frequent headaches, neck and back pain for as long as I remember. I’ve tried a few chiropractors in the past who have helped a little, but not significantly enough to keep me going. Dr… Read more “I had pretty much accepted that I was going to have bad back pain for the rest of my life. Until Dr Jay came along!”

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