iOS app Android app

Migraine

A Silent Struggle

Migraine Research Foundation | Posted 10.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Migraine Research Foundation

In my mind, I went from being a "normal," healthy person who was typically busy from early in the morning to late at night -- to someone who had to reconcile that I was living with a chronic, neurological illness that put the brakes on all that activity I had taken for granted.

8 Things You Need to Know About Childhood Migraine

Migraine Research Foundation | Posted 10.03.2014 | Parents
Migraine Research Foundation

Childhood migraine is much more than a headache -- especially in kids and teens. In fact, they often don't feel head pain at all! It's important that parents, teachers and caregivers learn to identify the symptoms of childhood migraine so that kids can receive proper treatment.

Older Migraine Sufferers May Have More 'Silent Strokes'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 05.19.2014 | Healthy Living

A history of migraine headaches may increase a person's risk of silent brain injury, according to new research. Researchers studied a group of 546 ...

Everything You Need To Know About Migraine (In Under 4 Minutes!)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.19.2014 | Healthy Living

A viral video on migraine knows your pain. SciShow's primer on the condition delivers a brisk lesson on the biology behind migraine and how to trea...

New Medical Device for Migraine Headaches: Is It Right for You?

Romila “Dr. Romie” Mushtaq, MD | Posted 05.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Romila “Dr. Romie” Mushtaq, MD

Cefaly is the first medical device authorized by the FDA for the prevention of migraine type of headaches.

What Your Headache Is Trying To Tell You

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 07.23.2013 | Healthy Living

So, your head hurts. What do you do? When it comes to headache treatment, it all depends on what type of headache you have to begin with. And altho...

Sneaky Signs You're Having A Migraine (Before Your Head Starts To Hurt)

Posted 07.09.2013 | Healthy Living

The intense, throbbing pain, sensitivity to light and sound, and occasional nausea and vomiting are telltale signs of a migraine. But for someone goin...

New Clues To Genetics Of Migraines

Posted 06.24.2013 | Healthy Living

Scientists are gaining a better understanding of the root of migraines that could open doors to new treatment options, thanks to new research on its g...

10 Surprising Migraine Triggers (And How To Deal)

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 06.19.2013 | Healthy Living

Approximately 12 percent of Americans experience migraines, according to the National Headache Foundation. But these aren't your typical headaches: At...

My Own Educational Exchange Trip: Cuba or the Danube-a?

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 06.15.2013 | Travel
Read More: Strauss, Syria, Treasury Department, Mongolia, Migraine, Kapuziner, Hosanna, Havana, Rapping, Benedictine Sisters, Blood Sausage, Buena Vista Social Club, Coffee, Taxi Cab Drivers, Salsa, Superbowl; Obama Fundraiser, Orlando Hernandez Pedroso, Argentina, Bette Midler, Lucy and Ethel, German, Kardashians, Cabaret, Freud, Cafe Landtmann, Yapping, Stallions, Sean Carter, Lyrics, Dumplings, Blonde, Mr. Sandman, Doner Kebab, Hungarian, Tandoori Chicken, Katy Perry, Cole Porter, I Got Rhythm, 3/4 Time, Cigars, Wild Eagles, Persian Caviar, Schwartzenegger, Cuba, Olives, Black Beans, Vivienne Westwood, Solange, Vanillekipferl, Puppini Sisters, Anniversary, The Danube, El Duque, Desi, Papayas, Sasha , Melange, Cafe Cubano, Civics, Malia, Sisterhood, Hostel, Carmelite Nuns, Sisters, Korea, Celia Cruz, Cuban Cigars, Rosemary Clooney, Fashion, Manna, Nostalgia, Vienna Austria, George Gershwin, Vienna, Spanish, Black Pudding, Vocal Coach, Pastries, Spiritain-Ment, Siestas, Turkish Figs, Euros, Rosie Clooney, Desi Arnaz, Beyonce, Educational Exchange, Hemingway, Dazzling Damsels, Gershwin, Colombia, Tito Puente, Melting Pot, Oriental, Pistachios, Diplomatic Relations, Pesos, Serena, Venus, Vienna Convention, Rihanna, Romantic, Sugar Ramos, Waltz, Bandana, Lipizzaner-Horses, Frijoles Negros, Language Lab, Platanos, Jay Z, Marcella Puppini, Tango, Goulash, Mediterranean, FSK 13 Culture Festival, Blue Danube, Cartagena, Croatian, Slovakian, Stephanushaus, Babalu, Rochusmarket, Wienerschnitzel, Travel News
Randee Mia Berman

When I heard rumors about Jay-Z and Beyonce heading to Cuba, I was feeling pretty confident about my trendy choice to go that way. But then I bagged Cuba, and booked a flight to Vienna, Austria, home of the Lipizzaner stallions and Wienerschnitzel.

Do You Really Know What Triggered That Migraine?

Posted 04.09.2013 | Healthy Living

We actually may have no idea what triggers our migraines, new research suggests. Findings from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center show that migrai...

Lack of Studies Cited by Arizona as Reason to Oppose Medical Marijuana for PTSD

Russ Belville | Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics
Russ Belville

Arizona health officials and medical-marijuana advocates agree the lack of scientific research is in large part because of restrictions on research of some controlled substances. This, of course, works out perfectly for Gov. Jan Brewer and State Program Director Will Humble.

Catherine Pearson

Migraine Relief: New Guidelines Highlight Natural Options

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 04.23.2012 | Healthy Living

The newest guidelines for preventing migraines focus on prescription drugs, and tout the efficacy of several non-prescription and herbal options in fi...

Migraine, Migraine Go Away

Miriam Novogrodsky | Posted 05.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Miriam Novogrodsky

Early in her quest for a cure she had an abundance of hope. She believed that with the right treatment, she would find relief. And why not? Many people do.

Understand Your Pain: 5 Types Of Headaches

Posted 12.22.2011 | Healthy Living

It's important to figure out what type of headache is causing your pain. If you know your headache type, you can treat it correctly. In one 20...

Michele Bachmann's Migraines: Sexism And Stigma Rage On

Laura Schocker | Posted 09.19.2011 | Healthy Living
Laura Schocker

Roughly 36 million Americans suffer from migraines. Michele Bachmann is one of them. And now, her politics aside, critics are seriously questioning whether this one factor is enough to disqualify her from the pursuing the presidency.

Laura Schocker

More Than Just A Headache: Battling Migraine Stigma

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Schocker | Posted 07.16.2011 | Healthy Living

Nearly 30 million Americans suffer from migraines, a condition characterized by crushing pain, frequently on one side of the head, that is often coupl...

Food And Drink That Cause Headaches

Leo Galland, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Leo Galland, M.D.

Many factors may act as migraine triggers, including stress, odors, temperature and hormonal changes, but the single migraine trigger over which you have the greatest control is food.