Our clinic relieves 100% of our patients’s headaches and migraine. But, we can not relieve headache stemming from brain tumor, highblood pressure, bacteria and virus infection. Dr. Kim is headache specialist, treats all kind of headaches successfully.
Migraine are painful, throbbing headahes that last several days. Eventhough Migraines do not cause long-term damage, but it affects quality of life severely. Experts are not sure what causes migraines. It may have something to do with the blood vessels in your brain like the opening and narrowing of blood vessels in the head. Acupuncture treatment make blood circulation fluently, it releives long-term headaches. Migraines run in families, but it is not clear why some people get migraines and others do not. But doctors beilieve the cause is related to genes that control the activity of some brain cells. The main symptom of a migraine is a throbbing headache on one side of your head. You may also feel sick to your stomach and vomit. Activity, light, noise, or odors may make the migraine worse. The pain may move from one side of your head to the other, or you may feel it on both sides at the same time. Different people have different symptoms. Some people have an aura before the migraine begins. When you have an aura, you may first see spots, wavy lines, or flashing lights. Your hands, arms, or face may tingle or feel numb. The aura usually starts about 30 minutes before the headache. But most people do not have auras. Many experts think you have migraines if you have 5 or more headache attacks without an aura or you have 2 attacks with an aura. Also most of headache lasts 4 to 72 hours without treatment. Anxiety, Stress, Lack of food or sleep, light, noise and hormonal changes in women may make your headache worse. Most patients in our clinic, find medicine does not work any longer and come to our office for treatments. Normally 10 -20 or more treatments are required for headache patients.
Common triggers include chocolate, red wine, cheese, MSG, strong odors, not eating, and poor sleep habits.