Category «Migraine»

Migraine

Have a migraine headache? Place a banana peel on your forehead for an incredible effect

More than 47 million Americans know the pain of intense headaches. The throbbing pain, the nausea, the sensitivity to light, the tension in your neck and back—these are symptoms many are all too familiar with. Though there are many over-the-counter treatments, such as Aspirin, Aleve or Excedrin, often these medicines don’t work, or worse, upset …

Trump Administration Proposes Big Cuts In Medical Research

The National Institutes of Health is based in Bethesda, Md., but the vast majority of its research funding flows to universities around the country. NIH/Flickr Biomedical research and public health are among the big losers in the Trump administration’s proposed budget. The proposal promises: A “major reorganization” in the National Institutes of Health, which supports …

A New Piercing Cure Migraine and Anxiety: New Finding

By Marsha  According to the National Headache Foundation, more than 29 million Americans suffer from migraines and anxiety, and women are three times more likely to get them than men. They can be triggered by normal day-to-day tasks, such as eating specific foods, watching too much TV, fluorescent lighting, and excessive noise. They’re different for everyone …

ELECTRONIC PATCHES FOR MIGRAINE HEADACHES

BYJUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH The device is stuck to the skin between the elbow and the shoulder in a discreet way. Migraine sufferers usually take medications when their strong headaches begin, but there is a non-pharmacological way to cope with migraines, developed by a Rambam Medical Center physician and published in the journal Neurology – a patch …