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Chronic Migraines – 9 Things You Should Know About Your Loved One

If you have a family member, friend, or even coworker who deals with chronic migraines, he or she would definitely appreciate and benefit from your support. Knowing the following facts about chronic migraines will help you to offer that support and understanding and may help you to get a better grasp on what your loved [...]

2018-05-14T06:33:13+00:00 May 13th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Chronic Migraines – 9 Things You Should Know About Your Loved One

Migraines: Do Weather Conditions Affect Them?

Contrary to popular belief, migraines are not just really bad headaches. They are extreme and are made up of a number of neurological symptoms including severe throbbing and pounding pain, sometimes on only one side of the head. However, a third of the people who suffer from migraines have pain on both sides of the [...]

2018-04-03T05:48:33+00:00 April 1st, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Migraines: Do Weather Conditions Affect Them?

Migraines Can Increase Your Risk of Developing Heart Disease

If you or someone you know has ever experienced migraines, then you may understand just how disabling this condition can be. There are a number of symptoms migraines are known to produce, such as throbbing and pounding head pain, nausea and vomiting, visual disturbances, sensitivity to light and sound, dizziness, and numbness and tingling. In [...]

2018-04-03T05:52:57+00:00 April 1st, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Migraines Can Increase Your Risk of Developing Heart Disease

Everything You Wanted to Know About Migraine Hangovers

Migraines affect 39 million people in the US alone. That’s about 12% of the population. It is shocking then that many people still believe migraines are just a bad headache. One of the most debilitating features of this neurological condition is that the problems don’t stop when the headache ends. We’re going to look at [...]

2018-03-26T20:23:49+00:00 March 25th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Everything You Wanted to Know About Migraine Hangovers

Getting to the Bottom of a Migraine Attack

Migraine pain and symptoms affect approximately 39 million Americans, making it the most common form of disabling headache and the 3rd most prevalent illness in the world.  A migraine is typically an intense, throbbing headache accompanied by a combination of other symptoms.  These other symptoms can vary from person to person, and even from episode [...]

2018-02-26T13:34:44+00:00 February 25th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Getting to the Bottom of a Migraine Attack

What Migraine Sufferers Wish Others Understood

Migraines are a painful, disabling condition that impacts over 36 million people in the United States alone.  The World Health Organization ranks migraines in the top 10 most disabling diseases on the planet.  Living with migraines means more than pain and discomfort.  Some migraine sufferers wait in fear of when the next attack will occur, [...]

2018-03-29T05:45:55+00:00 February 25th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on What Migraine Sufferers Wish Others Understood

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 [...]

2018-02-27T04:03:53+00:00 February 18th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on How Migraines Might Be Related to the Menstrual Cycle in Women

Headaches — Common Kinds and How Cerebrospinal Fluid Plays a Part

The head is known as one of the most common places where pain is located. Headaches are head pain that can be hard to describe. Some common descriptions are used to describe the pain: Throbbing Unrelenting Intermittent Squeezing Constant The location of the pain may be in one part of the face or skull or [...]

2018-05-23T11:14:09+00:00 February 18th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Headaches — Common Kinds and How Cerebrospinal Fluid Plays a Part

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