Headaches and Migraines
If your head hurts, the first step in making the pain going away is to find out why your head hurts. Your headache could be a tension, cluster, sinus, or rebound headacheor even a migraine. The more you know, the easier it is to stop or prevent headache pain.
Headaches and Migraines News
Migraine surgery is increasingly touted as a potential “cure” for the debilitating headaches, but researchers say the evidence just isn’t there to support those claims.
FRIDAY, June 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Nearly 1 million Americans face the threat of cluster headaches since summer officially arrived, an expert says. That’s because people’s biological rhythms are linked with the Earth’s rotation, according to Dr. Brian Grosberg, director of the Montefiore Headache Center in New York City. Cluster headaches occur close together and often [...]
By Barbara Bronson GrayHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, June 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) — When a spouse, partner or parent has chronic migraines, the whole family suffers, a new study found. The research discovered that most chronic migraine sufferers report that their severe headaches have a big impact on family relationships, activities and sexual intimacy. The results were [...]
New research confirms what women with migraine headaches have told their doctors for years: migraine attacks seem to get worse in the years before and during menopause.
THURSDAY, June 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) — U.S. veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars who suffered brain injuries are at a much higher risk for headaches, especially migraines, a new study finds. Deployment-linked traumatic brain injury “is associated with a strong and highly significant increase in frequency and intensity of headache, the majority of which [...]