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Cluster Headache Triggers

Cluster Headache Triggers

As those who suffer from them know, cluster headaches are like no others. They are rated as one of the most painful headaches a person can experience. They come and go, but when a person is experiencing a cluster cycle, the headaches can be debilitating. Researchers...

The Link Between Neck Pain and Migraines

The Link Between Neck Pain and Migraines

Chronic migraines affect around 2% of people across the world, according to The Migraine Trust, and a high number of those affected deal with significant impairment during migraine attacks. More recent studies have shown that many individuals who deal with migraines...

Cluster Headache Explained

Cluster Headache Explained

Cluster headaches are the most intense type of primary headache and can be extremely difficult to deal with for sufferers. Unlike migraines, cluster headaches tend to be many times more severe than migraines. Below, we’ll discuss what cluster headaches are, what gives...

4 Phases of Migraine

4 Phases of Migraine

Every individual with migraine experiences their headaches differently. Furthermore, each individual migraine attack may be different from the last. Still, there is a general pattern that most migraines follow. It involves three principal phases: Premonitory,...

Is Your Headache Triggered By Caffeine?

Is Your Headache Triggered By Caffeine?

Is Your Headache Triggered By Caffeine? If you're used to drinking coffee to start your day, you might have experienced a "caffeine headache" when you don't get your morning cup of Joe. You're not alone. In fact, such caffeine withdrawal headache is quite common among...

Migraines/Headaches Hereditary

Migraines/Headaches Hereditary

There is a 50-75% chance that you will experience migraines if one or both of your parents have them. Furthermore, 80% of those with migraines have at least one close relative who also experiences the disorder. In other words, migraines can be hereditary. What Makes...

Pediatric Headaches

Pediatric Headaches

Headaches in children are common and can become more frequent or severe through adolescence. In fact, migraines affect up to 15 percent of high school children, up to 11 percent of elementary school children and roughly 3 percent of preschool children, according to...

Migraine and Aura

Migraine and Aura

Approximately one in four migraine sufferers will experience a migraine with aura. Below, we’ll define what aura is, when it usually occurs, and what the symptoms are. What Is Aura? Aura is the second of the four possible phases of a migraine: Premonitory...

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