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Relief From Headaches Without Medication

Various types of headaches exist. It is estimated that 50% of the population in the U.S. experiences some type of recurring headache. Approximately 25% of those suffering from recurring headaches have problems with nerves in the upper part of the spine.

The neck spinal bones are called the cervical vertebrae. The joints of the cervical vertebrae and the upper sets of spinal nerves can often be irritated from improper alignment or movement of the cervical vertebrae. When this happens, it can trigger a tension or stress headache.

A chiropractor will evaluate your alignment and the motion of your upper cervical vertebrae by using their hands to feel vertebral movement and alignment. If there is a problem in this area, it is just a matter of providing chiropractic care to treat the problem. The method of treatment is called manipulation or chiropractic adjus