Relief for Migraines and Tension Type Headaches

what type of headache is it? The means of identifying headache type is a challenge for physicians who specialize in head pain, not to mention those who suffer from this condition. A headache can have a migrainous quality without actually fitting all the criteria to be classified strictly as a migraine. Although quite different in … Continue reading Relief for Migraines and Tension Type Headaches

Orofacial Pain: TMJ, Trigeminal Neuralgia

Acupuncture has been recognized by the National Institute of Health to be effective as a stand-alone or adjunctive treatment modality for patients with various types of pain.  One of the worst types of pain is that involving the head, jaw, and face. Michelle Thelen, L.Ac. MSTCM is on staff with UNC Dental Faculty Practice where … Continue reading Orofacial Pain: TMJ, Trigeminal Neuralgia