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Could Your Child Have Migraines?

From philly.com

Posted: Monday, March 16, 2015, 7:00 AM MONDAY, March 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Determining if your child has migraine headaches may be difficult because the symptoms aren't always obvious, experts say. A child who complains about severe headaches should be seen by a doctor, but there are other symptoms…

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Simple new treatment option for migraine sufferers

From cbsnews.com

A procedure that delivers the anesthetic lidocaine (Xylocaine) directly to nerves in the back of the nasal cavity appears to offer significant relief to migraine sufferers, preliminary research indicates. Early findings suggest that a single outpatient treatment can reduce migraine pain levels by about 35 percent for up to a…

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almost 4 years
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Kids Can Get Migraines Too

From philly.com

Posted: Tuesday, February 17, 2015, 9:00 AM TUESDAY, Feb. 17, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Migraines aren't just a problem for adults — about 6 percent of children and more than one-quarter of teens aged 15 to 17 have migraines, according to the American Migraine Foundation (AMF).

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Rare and Extreme Types of Migraines

From healthline.com

More than 13 percent of Americans are affected by migraines, severe pain in the head that is sometimes accompanied by vision problems, nausea, vomiting, and dizziness. Rarely, however, migraines can cause symptoms and complications in other parts of the body. These migraine variants are named according to the part of…

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almost 4 years
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Migraine Diet: Eating Right

From healthline.com

Making changes to your diet and avoiding certain triggers can help you keep migraine symptoms in check.

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almost 4 years
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Hidden Additives

From joybauer.com

Do you know what foods and drinks might trigger a migraine? Here are nine common food triggers - be careful of these! Learn what to avoid, from Today show nutritionist Joy Bauer.Hidden Additives

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almost 4 years
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One Simple Mood-Boosting Trick

From psychologytoday.com

Exercise. Working out. Physical activity. Getting active. No matter what you call it, physical motion or exercise is vital to a healthy life. It is also effective in relieving depression and giving you a happy buzz. The British Journal of Sports Medicine reported that walking thirty minutes each day alleviated…

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almost 4 years
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Device Helps Treat Migraines Without Medication

From nbclosangeles.com

For the first time, a new device is helping to treat and prevent migraines without medication. The device is called Cefaly and it is a way of applying electrical stimulation to certain nerves across the forehead.

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5 Health Conditions Linked to Migraines

From yahoo.com

(Photo: Kieferpix/Getty Images) If you are one of the more than 29.5 million Americans with migraines, you already know that these headaches can cause pain, misery, and missed days from work, but you may not know that a growing body of research suggests they may also increase your risk for…

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Study Rates Migraine Medications

From philly.com

Posted: Tuesday, January 20, 2015, 9:00 AM TUESDAY, Jan. 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) — The best medications to use if you suffer migraine headaches are listed in a new study. Researchers reviewed recent scientific literature and concluded that a number of classes of drugs were effective for treating acute migraine.

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