Types Of Headache

Cervicogenic Headache is Spreading Like an Epidemic

According to a research by a US magazine, almost everybody in US suffers from headache. Headache which is the most common phenomenon amongst the people is usually caused by tension. However, the data reveal that there is one more type of headache that is spreading in our society like an epidemic and that is known as the cervicogenic headache. The cervicogenic headache is caused by cervical spine disorder and can be caused due to hyper tension, severe injuries, disc disease or due to increased joint arthritis.

Cervicogenic headache initially resides in your forehead or behind or around the eyes. These areas are known as pain zone but sometimes this pain can go further down to the lower part of your skull or lower part of neck.  There are quite a few symptoms of this type of headache like fatigue, injuries, joint collapse, stress, disc problem or wear and tear of the human skeleton. 

What are the treatments or remedies available for cervicogenic headache? Before going for the treatment, you need to go for a complete evaluation of its causes. After knowing the cause you can opt for a therapy that suits you best. There are several therapies which include surgeries or pain injections. For a natural therapy, one can opt for massage or acupuncture. These are the  most natural and effective way of getting relief from the cervicogenic headache. The  injections for cervicogenic headache taken for the face should be taken after consulting a well experienced doctor since the area around your neck is very complex.

Furthermore, every single treatment around your neck has an influence on your comprehension. If your reports state that surgery is necessary, you should go for the surgery as it is the safest way to overcome the problem.