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Wrapping Your Head Around Migraines

June 22nd, 2022
This is National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month. Let’s observe it by taking a closer look at migraine, which is more than a headache. Migraine is a disabling neurological condition that has different symptoms and treatment approaches compared to other types of headaches, such as tension and cluster headaches. Migraine causes pulsing pain that often starts on one side of your head. It typically gets worse with physical activity and makes you extremely sensitive to light, sound or smell. A…

Migraine Matters

June 28th, 2021
If you’ve ever had one, you know that a migraine can be a real pain. It’s usually a severe, pulsing pain that concentrates on one side of your head. It gets worse when you do anything physical, but you can barely manage any of your usual everyday activities, either. As the pain intensifies, your eyes start to ache, as well. Sometimes, the pain makes you sick to your stomach, and you might even throw up. For me, it’s sound I…