Overcoming Headaches With Chiropractic In Austin TX


Chiropractic Austin TX Overcoming Headaches Blog

If you are like most Americans, you deal with headaches at some time or other. With headaches becoming a common complaint, it is important to know what causes them and how to overcome their debilitating effects. The number of different reasons why headaches can occur are wide-ranging and often include:

  • Allergies
  • Long hours at a desk, computer, or workbench
  • Poor Posture
  • Dehydration
  • Lack of sleep
  • Overexertion
  • Environmental factors

But the most common type of headache is a tension headache, which can be caused by stress and muscle tension in the neck and shoulders. Chiropractic adjustments in Austin TX can ease muscle tension and realign the spine, which helps alleviate tension headaches. In addition to adjustments, chiropractors often use other therapeutic techniques such as massage therapy, heat and cold therapy, and electrical stimulation to help reduce muscle tension and alleviate headaches.

Migraine headaches are another common type of headache that chiropractors can help treat. Migraines are often characterized by throbbing pain on one side of the head and can also involve other symptoms such as sensitivity to light, nausea, and vomiting. The cause of migraines is still relatively unknown, but research has shown that chiropractic adjustments can help reduce the frequency and duration of migraines. Chiropractors can also provide advice on lifestyle modifications that can help minimize migraine triggers, such as diet and exercise.

Chiropractic care can also help treat headaches that are caused by misalignments in the neck and upper back. Poor posture, long periods of sitting or standing, and repetitive motion can all contribute to spinal misalignments. When the spine is out of alignment, it can put pressure on the nerves that run to the head, resulting in headaches. Chiropractors can use various techniques to adjust the spine and correct these misalignments.

So, next time you are thinking about taking medication or just tolerating the pain of a headache or migraine, consider an alternative treatment. Chiropractic Arts of Austin offers a natural, holistic solution to headaches. By focusing on the musculoskeletal system, chiropractors can alleviate tension, restore spinal alignment, and improve nervous system function. Chiropractic adjustments, in combination with lifestyle modifications and other therapeutic techniques, can provide long-term relief for headaches without the use of medication.

Chiropractic care has the ability to treat all kinds of headaches while taking into account why exactly you are being affected by them in the first place. Our Chiropractic Arts Center of Austin, P.C. team is committed to finding your problem's source and not just treating your symptoms. Our goal is to help you find long-term relief. If you suffer from frequent headaches, consider consulting with Dr. Gerard to explore your treatment options.


The muscles and spine in your back can lead to weaknesses throughout your body if they are not properly aligned. Your chiropractor in Austin has the experience to find the root of your headaches and correct any misalignments to help facilitate your healing.


Our chiropractic team will work with you to comb through your medical history, evaluate your posture, and find the true source of your headaches. As has been discussed, headaches can arise due to a variety of reasons. However, due to the chiropractor’s unique training, we are able to formulate a comprehensive care plan that can effectively provide you with relief.


Chiropractors use carefully placed adjustments to align your spine and restore your mobility. When the spine is aligned, any nerve interferences are resolved and typically result in headache relief.

Your chiropractor in Austin has an arsenal of therapies geared to help you find relief from your headaches no matter the type you suffer from. To start feeling better today, contact Chiropractic Arts Center of Austin, P.C. for your free consultation.

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Austin, TX 78759

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