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Migraines: A Worldwide Problem

Nearly half of the world’s population suffers from migraines or headaches, according to recent estimates. Dealing with life’s daily stresses is compounded for those with a headache disorder, and even more so if they would like an actual diagnosis so they can treat the problem. Another challenge for headache sufferers is finding a physician who [...]

By |2019-02-11T05:43:30+00:00February 10th, 2019|Migraine / Headache|Comments Off on Migraines: A Worldwide Problem

Migraine Facts and Ways to Manage Them

Migraines are often known as a debilitating kind of headache. The most common symptoms are as follows: Light and sound sensitivity Throbbing or pounding head pain, usually one-sided Nausea and vomiting These symptoms can be so unbearable that the best option is simply to lie down in a dark room until the episode passes. One [...]

By |2019-01-13T16:48:06+00:00January 13th, 2019|Migraine / Headache|Comments Off on Migraine Facts and Ways to Manage Them

Caring for Migraines Without Medication

Migraines are a neurological disorder that causes such intense discomfort that it can be debilitating for the one suffering. Recently, the Journal of the American Headache Society reported that one of the side effects of frequent migraine episodes is progressive brain damage. In the study, the brains of 28 patients who had migraines were examined [...]

By |2018-12-10T07:16:35+00:00December 9th, 2018|Migraine / Headache|Comments Off on Caring for Migraines Without Medication

Getting Tension Headaches Under Control, Permanently

Tension headaches are the most prevalent kind of headache that adults experience.  Upwards of 80% of people have had a tension headache at some point or another. These headaches are often described as feeling like a band is tightening around their head.  There are a number of known triggers for tension headaches, such as eye [...]

By |2018-11-08T07:06:28+00:00November 11th, 2018|Migraine / Headache|Comments Off on Getting Tension Headaches Under Control, Permanently

Solutions for Migraine Headaches

Migraine headaches may be common among millions of people worldwide, but that does not make them anymore bearable. In fact, in the US an estimated 38 million people have a migraine at some point in their life. The question is, why do they happen? Does age have something to do with it? Migraines can affect [...]

By |2018-10-12T05:19:45+00:00October 14th, 2018|Migraine / Headache|Comments Off on Solutions for Migraine Headaches

Headaches at the Source

Headaches that come on suddenly or become more frequent could be from an injury or a medical condition. Headaches originating from these issues are called secondary headaches, and medications often fall short in providing relief from them. In fact, some of the more common prescriptions can not only provide no relief but even result in [...]

By |2018-09-17T15:53:47+00:00September 9th, 2018|Migraine / Headache|Comments Off on Headaches at the Source