Orgasmic Headache and Your Neck!

August 5, 2009 by dean · Leave a Comment 

Uh, uh …. the greater occipital nerve is the culprit!

Injecting the greater occipital has been shown to relieve orgasmic headache. This case study supports my clinical experience which is that orgasmic headache can be treated successfully when relevant neck disorders are identified and treated.



(Selekler M et al. Orgasmic Headache Responsive to Greater Occipital Nerve Blockade. Headache 2008 Sep;49(1):130-131)

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Consultant Headache & Migraine Physiotherapist; International Teacher; Director, The Headache Clinic & Watson Headache Institute; PhD Candidate Murdoch University, Western Australia; Adjunct Lecturer, Masters Program, Physiotherapy School, University of South Australia; MAppSc(Res) GradDipAdvManipTher Experienced health practitioners trained in the Watson Headache Approach perform the examination and treatment techniques developed by Dean Watson. These techniques are based on his extensive experience of 7000 headache patients (21,000 hours) over 21 years and are now taught internationally. For your nearest practitioner who has completed training in the ‘Watson Headache Approach’ please refer to the ‘Practitioner Directory’.

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