2. Hyperactivity of the Liver: usually due to stress which can restrict the circulation of blood, as well as the energy (‘Qi’) of the body’s various systems causing a multitude of symptoms.
3. An underlying deficiency causing a lack of blood flow to the brain
4. Accumulation of fluids and toxins, or ‘Phlegm’. This is a pattern often associated with carrying a few extra pounds or a poor diet, and may be accompanied by nausea, bloating, sensations of heaviness, poor concentration and ‘foggy-headedness’.
Acupuncture and traditional therapies can provide effective relief from such migraines. Physical causes (such as muscle tension) may also be a factor, for which massage is a fantastic treatment option.
Doctor of Chinese Medicine
Acupuncture & Remedial Massage