What is Migraine?
According Davidoff 1995, migraine headache is a paroxysmal neurological disorder with many signs and symptoms.
Why Massage is important for headaches?
In 1983 Travell Simons demonstrates that trigger points in muscles can cause head and neck pain. . In addition, muscle tension is associated with peoples posture and a bad posture could lead to headaches. A study points out that 26 out of 27 people suffering headaches had postural dysfunctions.(Cady, Fox, 1995).
Should I see Doctor or get remedial Massage therapy ?
If your symptoms includes any one of following - Aura, nausea or vomiting fever, please consult with GP first .
On the other hand, you can consider to find a remedial massage therapist to reduce trigger points, maintain tension of muscles which also enables an improvement in your posture.