Common primary headaches include tension, migraine, and cluster headaches. The head is one of the most common sites of pain in the body. The location may be in one part of the face or skull, or may be generalized involving the whole head. Headaches are one of the most common ailments, with most people experiencing a headache at some point in their life. They can affect anyone regardless of age, race and gender. Sometimes headaches can be caused from tightness from muscles and/or restrictions in the joints of the neck and skull. Our practitioners can help with these types of headaches by loosening up muscles and getting the joints moving using various techniques.
Headache or head pain sometimes can be difficult to describe, but some common symptoms include throbbing, squeezing, constant, unrelenting or intermittent pain located at the back of head and neck, the front or side of the head or even behind the eyes.