An interesting revelation at the 18’th Congress of the International Headache Society held this September in Vancouver was that we should now seriously think of exercising less. Most of us are aware that the best “pill” to keep this migraine monster at bay is regular exercises. Just a small movement daily every week can make a big difference. But all those who exercise … [Read more...] about Should I Tone Down My Workouts for the Sake of less Migraine Headaches?
Did you know lightening can increase risk of migraines and headaches, a new study suggests. This is an important finding that can definitely help chronic sufferers accurately predict the likelihood of migraine or headache and begin preventive treatment, the researchers at the University of Cincinnati said. In this study, it was found that chronic headache sufferers had 34 … [Read more...] about Lightning can Spur Migraines and Headaches
In 2017 annual meeting of The American Society of Anestehsiologists, a report specifically focused on the efficacy of Botox (onabotulinumtoxinA) in treating migraine in kids. Currently, there are limited migraine treatments that have been properly tested for under-18 crowd. This report reviews only the charts of people in the age group 8-17 who’ve received Botox treatment … [Read more...] about Now Kids can also benefit from Botox Migraine Treatment
Did you know some medications can even aggravate a migraine? Learn ways to track your meds and avoid the triggering symptoms. There are different types of medications-some of them you might take for some other condition-that can ultimately lead to, or even aggravate, a headache or migraine. The best approach is to work with your pharmacist and doctor to figure out the … [Read more...] about These Medications can cause Headaches
Migraine may affect kids slightly differently than adults. The head pain may affect the whole head rather than just one side. Also, attacks in kids are shorter, and may last less than an hour but in most cases the pain may take anywhere between three and four hours to subside. The headache may disappear with time, but kid may feel sick for days and this may be worse … [Read more...] about Migraine in Kids- In-depth Guide for Parents and Carers
With limited pure water availability these days, water filters have become the most sought after devices these days. Those new in this industry, however, are still not sure on which filter to invest their money in. Indeed, most would like to go the lease eco-friendly route and purchase bottled water rather than drink from the drink from the mains supply. But which of the water … [Read more...] about Did you know Reverse Osmosis Water is actually a Pure Dead Water
Topamax is a hugely popular drug used to help prevent epilepsy and migraine. It’s the most commonly prescribed migraine medication in the United States. So what is Topamax? It’s an antiepileptic medicine and is also known as an anticonvulsant. These class of drugs were initially formulated to prevent seizures in those afflicted with epilepsy. Topamax is a brand … [Read more...] about Comprehensive Topamax (Topiramate) Review for Migraine
You can see them everywhere-people walking everywhere with a gallon of water in attempt to drink more of it every day. Did you know that our body is approximately 72 percent water but getting enough of it is a common complaint of many people Water is not only needed for basic metabolic processes, it also keeps digestive system running smoothly and skin healthy. Dehydration … [Read more...] about Water Chemicals Pose a REAL Danger because then Water becomes your Enemy
These symptoms are experienced at some stage in a migraine attack…. Lilliputian hallucinations (seeing small sized people) Olfactory hallucinations (smelling imaginary smells that aren’t there) Macrosomatognosia (feeling as if all/or part of your body is larger than it actually is) Enhanced creativity Aphasia (trouble writing/speaking or expressing language) … [Read more...] about Strangest Migraine Symptoms!
Nobody likes to visit or stay in a hospital. It’s almost impossible to go through longer stays with all the noise, the nature of your case, and the little sleep you can manage to get during your stay. If you’re sensitive to noise and sound, you would certainly be uncomfortable in the awfully bright and loud setting. If you are not staying in a private room, you would hope your … [Read more...] about Tips to Escape that Burden of a Hospital Stay
Migraine has been researched for years but is still not completely understood. There are so many theories as to what triggers attacks and headaches, with many pointing to disorders in neurotransmitters (brain chemicals) and blood. Now most researchers believe that a specific activity pattern known as “cortical depression spreading” is the actual reason for most, if not all, … [Read more...] about Will Omega Procedure for Migraine Control Work for you?
The strangest aspect of migraine is how misunderstood this disorder is, despite the fact that it affects millions around the world. As we’ve discussed in the past posts, those who’re afflicted with this condition experience a great deal of pain and stigma. Many view them as “weak”, “lazy”, or “fakers” because of the debilitating nature of their headaches. furthermore, people … [Read more...] about Migraine Community is just a Click Away!
All those who experience an occasional headache, popping few aspirins will do the trick. However, all those who get regular migraine attacks don’t have it so easy. Not only do their migraine meds have so many side effects, ranging from stomach ulcers to nausea to increased risk of stroke and sometimes even heart attack, but about two-thirds of them have also reported that they … [Read more...] about Proven Natural Cures for Chronic Migraines
Migraine attacks can be triggered by the strangest things. I’ve written so many articles on tips to avoid migraines during summers, winters and even during Christmas season. Here I am listing few more bizarre causes of these migraine attacks that you may not be aware of…….. Perfume You may not believe this, and it may also sound bit crazy, your favorite perfume could … [Read more...] about Strange Migraine causes you should keep in Mind