More and more studies show that acupuncture treats many medical conditions as well, if not better than, allopathic medicines. People are experiencing its amazing benefits for even the simplest medical conditions. For instance, almost everyone will more than likely experience some form of a headache at some point in their lives. When a headache occurs, most people think that aspirin is the best treatment available in order to relieve their pain. While this may be affective for those that don’t commonly get headaches, it is not an effective or healthy way to treat chronic headaches.
Chronic headaches can cause people to take more than a healthy dose of aspirin or could even be prescribed stronger pain medication for their condition. Unfortunately, this is not a natural nor healthy way to treat the condition. Pain medications can become addictive and have unwanted symptoms. Most people would be much better off by utilizing acupuncture therapy to treat their chronic headaches. Acupuncture therapy is a completely natural treatment for chronic headaches that supports the body in its effort to relieve pain. Acupuncture releases natural endorphins to help the body cope with the pain caused by chronic headaches.
The following symptoms are caused by chronic headaches and can be treated by acupuncture:
· Pain that last longer than 4 hours
· Discomfort that affects both sides of your head
· Pain that feels pressing or tightening, but not pulsating
· Symptoms aren’t aggravated by routine physical activity
If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, then acupuncture may be right for you. Taking pain medication over long periods of time can come with many negative side effects and can become addictive. Acupuncture does not have any side effects. If you have any questions about acupuncture therapy, then please call us at 732-800-0006 to learn more about the treatment option.