Category: Headaches & Migraines

Headaches: Physical Therapy Helps!

May 21st, 2020

Headaches are a common complaint in everyday life. According to the WHO, 50-75% of people aged 18-65 globally have reported a headache within the past year. 1.7-4% of these headaches last 15 days or longer1. Headaches, though oftentimes mild, can impact job performance, affect social relationships, and reduce the overall quality of life.   The International

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Say Goodbye to Those Persistent Stress-Related Headaches

August 10th, 2019

You know the feeling – the sudden pain that tells you a headache is coming on. It happens to all of us. Stress headaches are typically defined as a “band of pressure” that can be felt around your head, usually accompanied by tenderness of the skull and overall achiness within the head. Sometimes, the pain

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How Physical Therapy can Put an End to Nagging Headaches

May 10th, 2019

The minute you feel that familiar pain and pressure coming on, you know you’re in for a bad time. Headaches are regrettable commonplace in today’s world, with 80 to 90 percent of Americans enduring a tension headache at some point or other. But while some headaches are caused by biochemical imbalances, hypertension, tumors or other causes, many of them are the direct result of musculoskeletal problems.