How’s tragus piercing linked to migraines? Well, it’s a kind of ear piercing that places a stud or hoop right through the cartilage that partially covers the ear canal. The tragus is situated right below the most commonly pierced part of the ear cartilage commonly referred to as daith. In fact, daith piercing to heal migraines has gained widespread popularity these … [Read more...] about Tragus Piercing for Migraines-Will it Work for me?
Over 50 percent of women suffer from the effects of menstrual migraines. Of these, most will definitely experience migraine during menses and also during other times of the month. For them, migraines during menses will be little more severe, tough to treat and may reoccur even despite medications. Unfortunately, most of the women feel they would continue to suffer from … [Read more...] about Menstrual Migraines Can Be Treated Easily
For all those who’ve been down with different types of headaches, there’s good news: migraines and other types of headaches may become less frequent and severe over time. Isn’t that great! Every age group is vulnerable to headaches. “Often doctors claim that they see patients with headaches all through the age spectrum,” says Mary Quiceno, MD assistant professor neurology at … [Read more...] about Headache Symptoms and Effects of Aging
Hemiplegic migraines are one of the most severe and frightening types of migraines that come with aura. Their symptoms are identical to a stroke and this can be terrifying for all those who don’t know what’s happening. However, for patients who know what’s happening to them there is very little consolation. They usually occur in just 1 in 10000 people. These migraines are so … [Read more...] about Everything you want to know about Hemiplegic Migraines
Research links various types of headaches to gluten issues, colitis and Crohn’s disease. Migraines are more likely to affect all those who have celiac disease than those without it, according to new research in Feb, 2017. The connection between the brain and digestive tract is being studies in Europe since years, but this is the first time researchers in America have … [Read more...] about Migraines More Likely for all those who have Celiac Disease
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!