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Magnesium for Migraines: Safe and Effective
How to relieve migraine

Magnesium for Migraines: Safe and Effective

Migraines are a painful neurological disorder that affect twenty eight million people a year on a regular basis. Common symptoms include a throbbing sensation of pain usually on one side of the head, moderate to intolerable pain, sensitivity to light, sound and smells, nausea and vomiting and lethargy. Many migraine sufferers also experience an aura which can be characterized as …

Magnesium for Migraines: Safe and Effective
How to relieve migraine

Magnesium for Migraines: Safe and Effective

Migraines are a painful neurological disorder that affect twenty eight million people a year on a regular basis. Common symptoms include a throbbing sensation of pain usually on one side of the head, moderate to intolerable pain, sensitivity to light, sound and smells, nausea and vomiting and lethargy. Many migraine sufferers also experience an aura which can be characterized as …

What is migraine?

Vestibular Migraines

Vestibular migraine symptoms often have patients complaining of a spinning or rocking sensation and the feeling of being on uneven ground. Most episodes of vestibular migraines can last from a few minutes to a few hours and can sometimes be experienced without experiencing an actual headache. There are two levels of diagnosis physicians use to …

What is migraine?

Migraine Fatigue

In order to understand what migraine fatigue is and how it can be treated, patients first need to be able to identify fatigue. It is a feeling of being extremely tired, weak or sluggish that is beyond a simple tired feeling after a long day. It can be debilitating because it produces a constant desire …

Migraines and Caffeine Importance
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Caffeine For Migraines

People who suffer from migraine headaches on a regular basis have an intimate understanding of how painful they can be. It is thought migraine pain is caused by the rapid constriction and dilation of blood vessels in the head and neck. This rapid alteration, especially the rapid dilation, can cause a rush of blood to …

What is migraine?

Migraine Diary – Why You Should Have One

It is commonly known among doctors that migraine headaches can often have no discernible trigger. Some may come on in conjunction with a woman’s menstrual cycle, while some may be caused by certain foods or beverages. Because migraines can be so difficult to diagnose and treat, it is often helpful for a patient to track …

What is migraine?

Migraine Light Sensitivity

Although bright lights can certainly trigger a migraine, 85% of people who have these types of headaches report being extremely sensitive to light or photophobic during their attacks. The very first thing most sufferers must do is lie down in a very dark room. This very unpleasant symptom usually lasts for the duration of the …

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Migraine aura treatment

Migraine with aura is a temporary condition experienced by 15-20% of all migraineurs. It is a combination of visual or other strange sensory distortions that occur before the actual migraine begins, commonly referred to as the prodromal stage. Although most migrainers report their aura beginning 20-40 minutes before the headache, it can begin hours or …