Migraine Headaches

These exercises for migraine headaches are designed to impact your symptoms so that you can experience the direct correlation between your (mis)alignment and the symptoms that you’re experiencing.

Please do keep in mind that whilst you should feel the difference after doing these exercises for elbow pain, they alone won’t fix the problem. To fix the problem long term, you will need to do a full program of exercises over a period of time.

A full program done consistently over a period of time will address the imbalances in your muscular and nervous systems that are currently present in your body (and which are the root cause of your pain).

So What Is Pain?

Pain is your body’s way of telling you “something is wrong” and is asking for action to make it better.

Common complaints for the migraine headaches include:

  • Increased Pressure In Areas Around Head
  • Impaired Vision
  • Dizziness
  • Light-Sensitivity
  • Sound-Sensitivity
  • Migraine
  • Gastrointestinal Disturbances

The Egoscue Method, in its 30 years of experience, believes that it’s the misalignment of your load bearing joints – your shoulders, hips, knees & ankles – that’s the cause of your elbow pain.

The first step in correcting the problem is to do these 2 exercises for migraine headaches.

Exercises courtesy of The Egoscue Method™

Exercise 1: Static Back


How To Perform This Exercise:

  • Lie on your back with your legs up over a large block or up over a chair/couch
  • Your arms are out at 45-degrees with the palms up
  • Try to relax your upper back and notice if your low back is flat evenly from left to right
  • HOLD

Stay in this position for 5 to 20 minutes as necessary

Exercise 2: Static Back Pullovers


How To Perform This Exercise:

  • While in Static Back (legs propped up on a block or chair with your knees bent at 90-degrees), clasp your hands tightly and keep your elbows straight
  • Keeping both arms straight bring your arms back behind your head and back up to the starting position
  • If you have to bend your arms or force them to the floor, stop at that point and return to the starting position
  • Keep your elbows straight
  • Keep your abdominal muscles relaxed

Do 3 sets of 10 repetitions

The Results:

  • What changes do you feel?
  • What else do you notice?

Remember to repeat the weight distribution test to see how the exercises have impacted it.

What Now?

If you have any questions, use the form below to drop me a line and I’ll get back to you with some help:

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