We all experience headaches at some time in our in lives with a reason as simple as dehydration being the cause. However there are some much more serious underlying reasons for headaches therefore an accurate diagnosis is important by an Osteopath or GP. There a number reasons people suffer from headaches, the more common are migraines, tension and cluster headaches. Tension headaches are the most common cause of headaches and arise from tension in the muscles, ligaments and joints of the neck and shoulders causing.

Osteopathy has been shown to help reduce the symptoms from headaches by improving the mobility of the neck, reducing muscle tension in the neck and shoulders and improving spinal alignment. Rupert can accurately diagnose and treat your headache pain if appropriate or refer you back to your GP in necessary. Just get in touch for a no obligation chat.

What is Osteopathy?

Osteopathy is a system of diagnosis and treatment for a wide range of medical conditions. It works with the structure and function of the body and is based on the principle that the well-being of an individual depends on the skeleton, muscles, ligaments and connective tissues functioning smoothly together. Talk to Rupert Cross to discuss if osteopathy at our Bristol clinics could help you.

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