Do you suffer from frequent headaches or migraines? Are you looking for relief from your headache condition? Calgary Vein & Laser may have your solution. Keep reading to learn more about headaches and your treatment options.
Primary vs. Secondary Headaches
Problems with overactive pain-sensitive structures in your head may result in a primary headache, which is not a symptom of an underlying disease or other condition. Many factors within your body can play a role in primary headaches, including:
You may also be genetically predisposed for a headache condition.
The most common types of primary headaches are:
Secondary headaches can be caused by a wide variety of diseases and conditions. Some of these include:
There are numerous treatment options for headaches including over-the-counter medications, cranial sacral therapy and acupuncture. Did you know that Botox® can also be used to treat headache conditions? If you suffer from migraines or headache pain caused from teeth grinding or temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders, Botox® injections may be a possible treatment option.
Calgary Vein & Laser has been a certified Botox® injector since 1996 and is pleased to discuss your options with you. Call today to request an appointment.