Neck pain and headaches are common problems faced by most of us. They may occur due to various reasons like stress, strain or injury. Headaches are also known as migraines.
The cause of migraine is unknown but there are certain factors that increase the risk of getting migraine. Some of those factors include hormonal changes, sleep deprivation, lack of exercise, dehydration, low blood pressure, high blood pressure etc.
Therapy pads are used to treat neck pain and headaches. These pads are made of special material and they provide relief from pain. There are two types of therapy pads available in the market.
One type is designed to relieve muscle tension and another type is designed to relax muscles. Both these types of therapy pads are very effective in relieving pain.
Types of Therapy Pads:
There are different types of therapy pads available for treating neck pain and headaches. Most of them are designed to relax your neck muscles and relieve pain.
1) Neuromuscular Therapy Pads:
These therapy pads are used to relax the muscles that are responsible for causing neck pain and headaches. It helps in relaxing the muscles so that it reduces pain.
2) Deep Tissue Therapy Pads:
Deep tissue therapy pads are used to massage the muscles that are responsible to cause neck pain and headaches. This type of therapy pad provides deep massages to the affected area.
3) Heat Therapy Pads:
Heat therapy pads are used to heat up the painful areas of the body. This helps in reducing inflammation and swelling.
4) Cold Therapy Pads:
Cold therapy pads are used to cool down the painful areas of the head and neck. This helps in reducing pain and stiffness.
5) Ultrasonic Therapy Pads:
Ultrasonic therapy pads help in stimulating the nerves that are responsible for causing pain. This stimulates the nerve endings and helps in relieving pain. This therapy pad is a combination of ultrasound and cold therapy.
6) Laser Therapy Pads:
Laser therapy pads are used to stimulate the nerves that are responsible for causing pain. This stimulates the nerves and helps in relieving the pain.
How many people in the UK suffer from migraine?
Chronic migraines are a severe neurological condition that can have debilitating effects
Symptoms include pain, nausea, and visual disturbances. Around 10 percent of people suffer from this condition.
Approximately 15% to 23% of adults in the UK are affected (between 15 and 23% of adults)
It depends on how one defines the population.
Migraine Trust wanted to release a video as part of its ‘State of the Migraine Nation’ project
Having knowledge of what causes migraine sufferers to live in poverty and what remains to be learned. In this rapid review, 68 studies of migraine sufferers in the UK and elsewhere are analyzed.