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How Migraines Might Be Related to the Menstrual Cycle in Women

Migraines are severe, throbbing, painful headaches that are sometimes accompanied by a warning that they are about to occur called an aura. The pain from migraines can last for a few hours or for a few days. Approximately 39 million of those living in the USA have migraines.  People in the age range of 15 [...]

2018-02-19T22:22:03+00:00 February 18th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on How Migraines Might Be Related to the Menstrual Cycle in Women

Finding Help for Migraines Through Proper Spinal Alignment

Migraines are a collection of neurological symptoms that come together to create an extremely incapacitating health problem. It seems as if almost everyone knows someone who has migraines. Even after many years of research, it is still unknown what causes migraines to occur. What we do know, is that migraines are not well understood, are [...]

2018-02-19T22:21:10+00:00 February 18th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Finding Help for Migraines Through Proper Spinal Alignment

The Top 7 Apps for Tracking Your Migraine Triggers

If you suffer from migraines, you’ve probably heard the recommendation to keep a migraine journal. But what should you write down in your journal? And who keeps a journal anymore? Before you give up on tracking your migraines, we’d like to share with you this list of 7 apps that can help you to do [...]

2018-02-11T22:01:40+00:00 February 11th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on The Top 7 Apps for Tracking Your Migraine Triggers

7 Shocking Facts About Silent Migraines

As common as migraines are, silent migraines are relatively rare. Only about 3-5% of people will ever experience a silent migraine (which is still a lot more common than many other conditions), but the common migraine affects up to 12% of people. Silent migraines are difficult to diagnose, but that doesn’t make them any less [...]

2018-02-11T21:49:16+00:00 February 11th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on 7 Shocking Facts About Silent Migraines

What Is a Headache and What Are the Underlying Causes?

If you are looking for the definition of a headache, that is a simple. A headache is a continuous pain that occurs in the head. Symptoms may vary depending on the type of headache condition you are experiencing. Some headaches may last a few minutes, while others may last a few days. However, headaches have [...]

2018-02-05T08:26:39+00:00 February 4th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on What Is a Headache and What Are the Underlying Causes?

Headache Symptoms – Distinguishing the Most Common Headache Types

You know you are experiencing head pain, but what kind of headache is it? We’re going to take a look at the eight most common headache types. Discussing the headache symptoms may help you to identify the type of headache that you are experiencing. #1 Tension Headaches The tension headache is by far the most [...]

2018-01-29T08:48:46+00:00 January 28th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Headache Symptoms – Distinguishing the Most Common Headache Types

Ten Prevalent Migraine Misconceptions

Migraines affect more than 39 million people across the United States and over 1 billion people worldwide.  If these numbers seem staggering, it's because they are – migraine is the 3rd most prevalent illness in the world. Misconceptions about migraines can not only be demoralizing to those who experience them, they can also stand in [...]

2018-01-29T08:25:05+00:00 January 28th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Ten Prevalent Migraine Misconceptions

The 6 Most Debilitating Migraine Symptoms

Most of the time when migraine symptoms are discussed, they are listed in order by how common they are. What we are going to look at today are some of the most debilitating migraine symptoms. While the order is subjective, you will no doubt agree that migraines are more than just an ordinary headache. We [...]

2018-01-23T14:11:13+00:00 January 21st, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on The 6 Most Debilitating Migraine Symptoms

The Top 9 Natural Remedies for Migraines

Migraine symptoms and triggers vary so much from person to person, it is no wonder that various medications have differing degrees of success as well. Not only that but since most of these medications were designed to treat other conditions, the side effects when taking them for migraines can often be unpredictable. It is no [...]

2018-01-15T00:45:40+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on The Top 9 Natural Remedies for Migraines

The Search for Natural Treatment for Headaches

Natural treatment for headaches is basically unheard of in traditional medicine. After all, pharmaceutical companies make more money if you take a pill every time a headache flares up. But let’s not take aspirin, acetaminophen, and ibuprofen for granted. They can often stop a headache in its tracks. Unfortunately, not only do over-the-counter (OTC) medications [...]

2018-01-15T00:45:37+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on The Search for Natural Treatment for Headaches