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
“Oh my God…….I can’t bear it anymore…” when you’re gripped by that chronic pain, think of something beyond your medicine chest. You can try the right pain fighter foods at your local grocery store. Things you eat directly or indirectly help reduce your pain in three ways: reduce damage due to oxidative stress, which often occurs when body is subjected to excessive cell damage … [Read more...] about Six Formidable Pain Fighters for Migraine Patients
You already know that caffeine dehydrates, so if you get frequent headaches it’s better to avoid it and instead drink more fluids, such as water, decaf teas, coffees and sodas, and juices. Caffeine can quickly cause “rebound” effect which means it can temporarily get you fid of the headache, but it will soon return back much worse than before. So filter out caffeine from your … [Read more...] about Strange BUT Effective Migraine Remedies
Usually you would want to retire for hours into a dark, quiet room when you’re hit by a migraine attack, but sometimes it’s not possible. Even if you’re lucky to find a quite place, it’s impossible for you to escape the “feeling” of pain in your eyes while your skull seems to be crushing underneath that migraine pain. If you could somehow take your mind away from this … [Read more...] about Yes, FREE Music is available to handle your Stress, Sleep and Migraines
Local farmer’s markets are mostly busy with the Saturday’s morning bustle of hundreds of people busy buying locally grown vegetables and fruits and homemade goods. You should try to look for bakers selling sprouted-grain breads. They not only taste better but are also healthier than regular whole-grain breads. About sprouted grains Sprouted grains are simply whole-grain … [Read more...] about Sprouted Grains have a Better Nutritional Value than Whole Grains so they work well for Headaches and Migraines
Hydrate Yourself. Dehydration is the biggest cause of headaches, including migraines, drinking at least 2 liters of liquids per day can relieve or even alleviate a hydration induced headache. Eat juicy fruits, except the ones that have lots of sugar in them, as they can have their own side effects, especially for diabetics. Heat Take hot baths to relieve tension … [Read more...] about 105 Headache and Migraine Solutions for you
When you’re dying with a headache and have all symptoms of a migraine attack, you may want to head for your nearest emergency room in a hope of finding a quick relief. But can a emergency room really help with migraines, or you’re just wasting your time by going? Migraine patients should definitely consider going to a migraine room in certain circumstances. Let’s have a … [Read more...] about Can an Emergency Room Help with Migraines?