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St. Francisville Chiropractic Care to Help Relieve Migraine Pain

Migraine sufferers are not by themselves. Around 15% of US adults suffer with migraine. More often, women more so than men are bothered by migraine. Women tend to suffer migraine three times more often as men do. (1) Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville is not alone in the desire to help migraine sufferers get relief. Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville is happy to be a part of the migraine relief effort with its gentle St. Francisville chiropractic care.


How do migraine sufferers deal with their migraine? They resort to medications. Meds are first line treatment options while around 50% of migraine sufferers are now using complementary and integrative medicine. One research team has organized a study of the chiropractic care of migraine since migraine and musculoskeletal tension and pain often occur together. They named their study the “Integrative Migraine Pain Alleviation through Chiropractic Therapy (IMPACT).” (1) Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville looks forward to their findings as they intend to evaluate multimodal chiropractic care along with usual care and usual care but itself for adult women with episodic migraine.


Non-pharmacological interventions for migraine are usual. To ascertain if an intervention is “clinically meaningful,” researchers seek a 50% reduction in headaches. A panel of researchers who looked at a large number of published studies proposed that related symptoms and fear of attacks would also be appropriate outcome measures in addition to the 50% reduction in migraines. They also stated that the degree of effectiveness for non-pharmacological interventions – especially used with medication – should be lower if beneficial. (2) Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville is happy to play a role in our St. Francisville migraine sufferers’ healthcare team for migraine relief. The 50% Rule has governed the outcomes of Cox Technic. 


Chiropractic is recognized for its approach to musculoskeletal pain and its relief. Since research stated that musculoskeletal tension may play a role in migraine, chiropractic may play a role in its relief. Researchers collected details from lots of randomized control trials of spinal manipulation for migraine relief. Treatment with spinal manipulation ranged from 2 to 6 months. Preliminarily, spinal manipulation was found to be an effective therapeutic treatment to decrease migraine days and migraine intensity and pain. (3) Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville uses extremely gentle spinal manipulation from the Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management to relieve pain and ease any migraine-related musculoskeletal pain issues.

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Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Jeremy Heidt on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson as he describes treatment of migraine and related neck pain with The Cox® Technic System of Spinal Manipulation for a patient who was helped by his chiropractic care.

Schedule a St. Francisville chiropractic visit with Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville for additional relief and care of migraine pain. St. Francisville migraine sufferers don’t have to suffer by themselves, do not have to cope with migraine by themselves. Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville uses spinal manipulation and St. Francisville chiropractic services for some relief.

Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville use gentle chiropractic treatment to migraine sufferers with related musculoskeletal tension wanting relief. 
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