Migraines and Massage Therapy at Massage The Root of Wellness in Ferndale, MI

Migraine headaches can appear between early adolescence and middle age adults. Migraines have been found to occur to woman more often than men and could be also be genetic within your family history. Some women have reported that while pregnant they had fewer migraines then beforehand. A migraine is caused by abnormal brain activity, which can be triggered by a number of factors such as alcohol, stress and anxiety, certain odors or perfumes, loud noises or bright lights, and smoking may trigger a migraine. Like tension headaches, migraine can also be triggered by caffeine withdrawal, changes in hormone levels, sleep patterns, over exercise, missed meals, or certain foods.

Some symptoms of Migraines:

  • Temporary blind spots
  • Blurred vision
  • Eye pain
  • Tunnel vision
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Anxiety
  • Increased Irritability

Massage therapy can help relieve the pain of Migraine headaches. The massage therapist will work with you to determine what type of massage would work best for your needs. Call our office today to schedule your massage or click here to Book Online.