RELIEF FROM MIGRAINE HEADACHES

Because headaches are so common, some people think that a headache is just a normal part of life! This is not true and we can help; Most likely change your life!

A headache is a sign that somethings wrong. Misalignment of spinal bones, stress, toxic fumes, certain foods, preservatives, hormones and alcohol are common culprits. Imbalance and unequal Qi’, addressed through acupuncture are often found to be present. A very common cause of a migraine is a “rebound headache” from headache medication. Interesting huh?

Headaches are not the result of an aspirin shortage in your body! Drugs only cover up the symptoms and do not address the cause of headache pain. A frequent and overlooked cause of headaches is the misalignment of spinal bones in the neck and upper back and or an imbalance in the Qi’ in the body (which is what Acupuncture treats).

When bones of the spine lose their normal position or motion, sensitive nerves and blood vessels to the head can be affected. When spinal nerves and related tissues are stretches or irritated, they can produce migraine headaches. Other potential cause include both hormone and chemical imbalances in the body that acupuncture or specific nutrition or herbs may treat.

If a thorough examination reveals reduced range of motion, loss of normal spinal curves, mechanical restrictions, chiropractic care should be considered to treat the headaches. If Qi’ imbalances are found which relate to the innate “energy” of the body then acupuncture should be considered.

How can Acupuncture be an Effective Treatment for Migraines?

Testimony

“After having a headache/migraines for 2 1/2 to 3 years I walked into Advanced Sports and Family Chiropractic and Acupuncture looking for help. Because of my headaches I was taking a lot of OTC remedies and then a lot of OTC remedies for my stomach problems. It would also be good for you to know that I am not a big believer in our medical system and I refuse to allow any doctor to do intrusive tests so that they can guess what might be wrong and then they can prescribe numerous drugs to see if they might help.

Dr. Woodle did an x-ray (nonintrusive) and found several things that needed attention. I had been in a car wreck when I was a junior in high school and was never given treatment on my upper neck. I am now 64 years old and my neck really needs attention. I also had a jaw injury for high school that he worked on. My stomach issues were so bad that I was taking a lot of antacids a day and not really getting much relief. I did not know that antacids blocked your system from absorbing iron. My hemoglobin level was an 8.2 when 12-15 is recommended. I was taking 4 to 6 Excedrine Migraine a day and most days adding in 50mg of Imitrex. Needless to say that was the major reason for my stomach issues.

After 4 to 5 months with Dr. Woodle, Bartels, Fanders, and Amy – also having Acupuncture treatments I no longer have a stomach issue and I only take one EM a day and actually skip some days. I feel like a totally new person and give Dr. Woodle and his office all the credit. I would never hesitate to recommend them to my family and friends and look forward to continued results and improvements.”

Thank you for everything you have done for me. ~ Mary Fran

Schedule an Appointment – We are here to help you!

Overland Park, KS Clinic

6701 W. 121st Street  |  Suite 200
Overland Park, KS 66209
913-643-1771
  913-643-1775

Lee’s Summit, MO Clinic

338 Southwest Main St.
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063
816-600-5483
  816-524-5328

Belton/Raymore, MO Clinic

17027 Bel-Ray Blvd.
Belton, MO 64012
816-425-7015
  816-425-2117

Facebook
Google+
https://asfca.com/treatment-services/migraines">
Twitter
YouTube
LinkedIn

Top Rated Clinics

Be a Wellness Warrior!

ASFCA on Facebook

Meet Brittney
We are so thankful to have her as part of our Team here at ASFCA!
... See MoreSee Less

Grand Prize winner from yesterday’s Patient Appreciation Day! .......Abagail W you have won a year of monthly adjustments! 🎉👋 ... See MoreSee Less

 

Comment on Facebook

Way to go Megan Cullum and Dr Drew Woodle

Yeah!!!!

There are so many great charities that provide clothing,meals and toys for families in need, but as wonderful as they are, little help goes to something as permanent as providing suitable beds and bedding for their children. Sleep in Heavenly Peace is a group of volunteers dedicated to finding those young children that do not have the luxury of sleeping on a bed or even laying their heads on a pillow. Through the wonderful efforts of volunteers and generous donations,bunk beds are built,assembled and delivered to those children who are otherwise sleeping on couches,blankets or even floors. ... See MoreSee Less

Sorry just one more cute one to end the day! And thank you for all our awesome Patients that came out! Hope you all enjoyed! Drawing tomorrow for the big winner of the Year of Wellness! Also if you still have that family member or friend needing our care have them give us a call and we will get them taken care of! What better gift than the gift of health! ... See MoreSee Less

Sorry just one more cute one to end the day! And thank you for all our awesome Patients that came out! Hope you all enjoyed! Drawing tomorrow for the big winner of the Year of Wellness! Also if you still have that family member or friend needing our care have them give us a call and we will get them taken care of! What better gift than the gift of health!

Even babies and mommas love Santa after a good adjustment! ... See MoreSee Less

Even babies and mommas love Santa after a good adjustment!