We all know someone who suffers from migraines. When a headache of this magnitude strikes it can be enough to derail plans and often leads to missed work. Some studies estimate that 13% of adults in the U.S. suffer from migraines, migraine.com, that’s over 37 million people. These headaches are often downright debilitating when they come on–sometimes out of nowhere. Many have tried almost everything to get relief from the throbbing pain. Recent research has shown promise that craniosacral therapy can be effective in alleviating the worst symptoms. Click here for more information NCBI.
Craniosacral therapy frees restrictions in the connective issue surrounding the brain and spinal column helping to alleviate pressure in the head. When these restrictions are freed the result is more freely moving cranial bones which allows them to return to their natural and most optimal position. This release and resulting return to neutral takes pressure off sensitive nerves and blood vessels around the head. This reduction in pressure can result in reduced pain and quicker resolution of migraine symptoms.
If you or someone you love suffers from migraines, craniosacral therapy offers promise of relief. Why not give it a try?