Natural Pain Relief for Migraine Headaches
More than 3 million Americans suffer from migraine headaches each year. A migraine is often experienced as severe throbbing pain or a pulsing sensation usually on just one side of the head. This discomfort is often accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound. Pain from migraines can last for hours or day, making it difficult, and sometimes impossible, to execute daily tasks.
What Causes a Migraine?
Migraines are still not completely understood by medical professionals, but causes are believed to be genetic and environmental. Common triggers include hormonal changes in women, foods (such as aged cheeses and processed foods), stress, and physical factors, environmental changes, and medications. A family history of migraines may increase your risk as well.
Moist Heat Therapy for Migraine Relief
Moist heat therapy products offer a natural pain relief alternative for individuals suffering from migraines. Application of a moist heat therapy product helps relax muscles, reduce inflammation, and increase blood flow to the area of application. The heat widens, or dilates, blood vessels to reduce muscle spasms and stimulate healthy blood circulation. It is this increase in circulation that offers natural pain relief by delivering fresh oxygen, proteins, and other nutrients to the area in pain.
Thermalon Moist Heat Sinus Compress
The Thermalon Moist Heat Sinus Pain Relief Compress makes it easy to naturally treat a migraine headache. Simply microwave the moist heat therapy mask for 1 minute and apply to enjoy up to 30 minutes of deep penetrating moist heat therapy. The Thermalon Moist Heat Sinus Pain Relief Compress. Recline in a comfortable position while moist heat therapy soothes painful migraine symptoms. Moist Heat Therapy can also be used in conjunction with your doctor recommended pain relief medications for supplemental relief.