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FDA Approves New Migraine Treatment: A Magnetic Energy Device For Your Head

By | Sat, 12/14/2013 - 16:24

The FDA has approved marketing for a new migraine treatment, which stimulates the head with magnetic energy pulses.

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Migraines Linked To BPA Exposure

By | Mon, 12/02/2013 - 12:24

BPA exposure increases sound and light sensitivity and startle reflexes for migraine patients.

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Rare Disease Causes Man To Pass Out From Perfume Smell

By | Wed, 11/06/2013 - 16:04

A man from North Wales suffers from a rare genetic disorder that causes him to collapse whenever he smells his wife's Chanel No. 5 perfume.

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Migraine Sufferers Under 30 Six Times More Likely To Be Depressed

By | Thu, 10/17/2013 - 18:00

Migraines are chronic headaches that can lead other illnesses as sufferers have difficulty dealing with the pain. A new study finds that one of these illnesses is depression.

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What Migraines Tell Us About Sex Differences And The Brain

By | Wed, 10/09/2013 - 17:48

Researchers exploring the effects of migraines discover differences in the brains of men and women sufferers.

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Migraine Causes Under Investigation In Genetic Whodunnit

By | Sat, 06/22/2013 - 21:13

Although the biological causes and triggers of the migraine headache remain mysterious, investigators now have at least five genetic suspects in the lineup.

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Migraines Symptoms: Sorting Out The Triggers And Genetic Causes Behind The Pain

By | Mon, 06/17/2013 - 18:07

Migraine and Headache Awareness Month is observed every year in June, when the National Headache Foundation and other organizations build awareness and educate the public about these disorders.

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Rare Sleep Disorder And Hereditary Migraines Genetically Linked

By | Wed, 05/01/2013 - 14:03

Two families with a rare sleep disorder might hold the clues for curing common migraines.

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Migraine, Tooth Ache, Sweating and Baldness Are Just a Few Subtle Signs of a Heart Attack

By | Tue, 10/02/2012 - 18:10

There are signs you should be aware of that can be a sign of a heart attack. Many of these not so blatant warnings include tooth ache, migraine, dizzy spells, sweating and baldness.

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Having A Banana Or Sitting Up Straight Can Help Ward Off Headaches

By | Tue, 09/25/2012 - 15:45

Most people can prevent headaches by making lifestyle changes such as learning how to relax or by taking medication. However, some health experts suggest there are alternative ways to sooth those unbearable pains.

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The Best Pills To Pop For Your Pain

By | Fri, 08/31/2012 - 13:39

Did you know aspirin may not always be the right choice for your daily aches and pains? Luckily Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, a professor at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, has a list of pills matched up to its correct pain.