Category «Migraine»

New Migraine Drugs Would Stop the Pain Before It Starts

Any migraine sufferer dreads the onset of another bout — the intense pain, nausea, vertigo and other symptoms that can knock you out of action for days. Now doctors are encouraged by a new class of drugs that can prevent a migraine from even starting. They are the first drugs specifically designed to prevent migraines, …

Top Diet Tips for Controlling Migraine Headaches

Approximately 13% of U.S. adults suffer from migraines. Symptoms include a severe throbbing headache, nausea and sensitivity to light and noise. Most people can’t function normally during a migraine attack and may miss work as a result. Research indicates that the dietary changes described below can help to prevent migraines or reduce the frequency of …

Top 30 Most Famous Migraine Sufferers

Celebrities with Chronic Headache Pain: The symptoms of migraine headaches are debilitating; stabbing head pain, nausea, stomach cramping and migraine auras can leave you feeling weak, tired, and depressed long after the migraine attack has abated. While a migraine attack can last for days, the psychological aftermath can be everlasting; many migraineurs struggle with feelings of …

Top Five Homeopathic Medicines to Cure Migraine Headaches

Top Five Homeopathic Medicines to Cure Migraine By Dr. Vikas Sharma If ever there was a permanent cure for migraine, homeopathic medicines are the only one that can do this miracle. It may sound like an overstatement and quite quackerish, but it’s true. Long term treatment with homeopathy has an excellent cure for migraine headaches. …

Top Tips for Treating Migraines with Amitriptyline

Over 37 million Americans suffer from migraines, and women are affected three times more often than men are. This type of vascular headache is typically experienced most commonly by individuals between the ages of 15 and 55. Approximately 70 to 80 percent of those who get migraines have a family history. Less than half of …

Top 15 Nondrug Remedies for Migraines

Migraine headaches are a widespread problem, affecting 47 million Americans a year. Often the only remedy for this pain is to take pain killing drugs, often nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), but also beta blockers and antidepressants. However, if the drugs either aren’t working or you’d just like to explore other ways to relieve your pain, …

18 Helpful Remedies to Relieve Headache Pain & Tension

Headaches often get brushed aside as nothing more than a common complaint, a quit-your-whining-and-start-working type of thing…if only. While many people suffer them at one point or another, rarity is not the best way to judge just how nasty something can be. The pain of a headache can make day-to-day life a miserable challenge, and …

Yoa As A Natural Solution For Chronic Migraine Symptoms

If, like me, you’re part of the 13% of Americans who experience migraines, you know that sometimes, all the medicine in the world can’t even touch that explosion in your head. So for many of us, the goal becomes keeping them from happening in the first place—and new research shows yoga could help with that. …

16 Highly Effective Migraine Solutions

What Are Migraines? A recurrent throbbing headache, often in one side of the head, frequently accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound. Migraines may include a stage called aura, which is marked by visual disturbances (flashes, splotches, zigzags, or shimmering colored lights surrounding a blind spot).Why Migraines Happen “Migraine is a …

9 Highly Effective Migraine Treatments

It says a lot about the desperation of migraine sufferers that researchers are studying how they describe their headaches on Twitter. (Perhaps not surprisingly, it turns out the words worst and massive are the most common adjectives used.) As the 36 million Americans who get these uberhead-aches know, it takes more than 140 characters to …