My friend used to get the most horrible migraines. I had never had one at that point, and she told me that the pain is just not even describable. It hurts to have your eyes open, but it hurts to have them closed too. Light hurts, but darkness is not much more comfort. The only thing that helps is time. At least that was the case until she saw a Santa Barbara chiropractor for an unrelated visit. She had fallen and hurt her back, and she was referred to this chiropractor.
She had to fill out forms before being seen since she was a new patient at the time. One of the things on the form was information about migraines. She was able to tick every box in that section, and the chiropractor talked with her about her painful headaches. Continue reading