North Port Acupuncture
Acupuncture
for Migraine Relief

👩‍⚕️ Hi Friend

Did you know acupuncture help with headaches, including migraines?

Just a quick email today to share some research on this topic.
🧠 If you struggle with migraines, you’re not alone.

It’s estimated that 1.25 billion (!) people experience migraines each year.

In a 2020 study, researchers found that acupuncture was more effective than usual care in preventing migraines. In most cases, “usual care” is taking preventative migraine medication daily or with the onset of a migraine.

📖 In another recent study, in the Journal of Pain Research and Management, the authors concluded that, “based on high quality of evidence,” acupuncture is “an effective and safe therapy for migraine.”
How many treatments are needed?

As with acupuncture for most symptoms and conditions, the results are cumulative. This means multiple treatments are needed over time for the best, longest-lasting effect. I recommend one treatment per week for 6-8 weeks, and depending on how you’re feeling at that time, we might begin spacing the treatments out with the goal of maintenance treatments every 4 weeks.

It always depends on the person (how long you’ve been experiencing symptoms, and how severe the symptoms are) but I find that for chronic migraine, monthly maintenance treatments are very useful for preventing migraines. ✔️
If you’re ready to get some relief and try acupuncture for your migraines, you can call to schedule an appointment at 941-423-1500.

As always, feel free to call or email with your questions. I’m very happy to help. 🌿
Get a FREE 15 Minute Consultation: 941-423-1500
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"Your body knows when its out of balance and knows what it needs to be well. Dr ERica Nabers is the person that you want listening to your body and giving it the best care it needs, that personal treatment that is just right for you. I consider myself blessed that my path led to Dr. Nabors and her amazing practice. She is one in a million!!"
- Jane M.
Dr. Erica Nabers
Erica Nabers is a board-certified acupuncture physician who helps patients from her clinic in North Port. She’s a graduate of the East West College of Natural Medicine in Sarasota. She specializes in a personal and compassionate approach to helping you feel better naturally.
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