Dealing With Headaches and Migraines

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Headaches are not fun, and migraines are another level of awful. Living with either of these issues can make you feel grumpy and in the worst-case scenario leave you unable to function. Medication can help in the short term but when the problem is ongoing, or re-occurring, pills are not enough. Oftentimes, the source of your headaches and migraines is structural, and therefore with proper treatment it is possible to permanently overcome this debilitating issue. Chiropractic treatment in Lake Villa may be the solution that will end your ongoing headaches and migraines, read on to understand how.


Headaches and Migraines in Lake Villa

Whether you are dealing with a persistent ache in your head, or the worst symptoms associated with migraines, including light and noise intolerance, nausea, vomiting, hallucinations, depression and irritation the cause may be a structural issue. When the spine moves out of position because of developmental issues, trauma, repetitive stress and other incidents it can put pressure on the surrounding nerves. When the nerves are compressed or irritated they send a message to the muscles of the back, neck and jaw to tighten.

This tightness can lead directly to an acute headache or migraine. Over time the tightness can also pull your bones out of alignment leading to more persistent headaches and migraines. A headache or migraine can be a sign that there are deeper problems arising in your spinal column, and because every other system in your body is impacted by your spinal health, it is very important to deal with these issues when the signs begin to arise.


Chiropractic Treatment for Headaches and Migraines

Chiropractic care has a long history of successfully treating headaches and migraines. Chiropractors have extensive understanding of subtle issues occurring in the spine which, due to its connection with the nervous system, is very often the source of pain. A chiropractic treatment starts with a thorough evaluation that will rule out other possible causes of your headache and examine your spine for issues of misalignment.

The assessment will determine the exact type of treatment that is necessary for the specific issue at the root of the pain. Using gentle and non-invasive techniques a chiropractor is able to achieve adjustments to the spine that, although they may seem subtle, can provide almost instant relief and restore your long term health. Unlike medications which treat the problem on the surface level and provide only short term relief, a chiropractic adjustment will address the cause of your headache or migraine and provide lasting results that will improve your quality of life.

If you are struggling with migraines or headaches call our team at Round Lake Beach Chiropractic today for help.

Dr. Scott Reiser


Monday
10:00am - 6:00pm


Tuesday
Closed


Wednesday
10:00am - 6:00pm


Thursday
2:00pm - 6:00pm


Friday
10:00am - 6:00pm


Saturday
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Chiropractic Lake Villa IL Round Lake Beach Chiropractic

Round Lake Beach Chiropractic
36735 North Illinois 83
Lake Villa, IL 60046
(847) 265-5600

What Our Patients Say

"He helped me feel better quickly, and every visit I leave the office feeling healthier than I did when I entered it."

- David C.

""Dr. Reiser really helped cure my back pain and allowed me to go back to everyday activities. I was not able to garden or play with my kids and my mood was being affected. Dr. Reiser helped me live life pain free!"

- Jodie D.

"I was very satisfied with my visits to Round Lake Beach Chiropractic. The office staff was friendly and helpful in figuring out my insurance. Within a few visits Dr. Scott had me feeling like my old self, I would truly call him a 'backsaver'."

- Jack T.