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Migraine Treatments Articles

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Why do cluster headaches happen?

People who suffer from cluster headaches call the pain indescribable and excruciating; it has also been described as being ‘worse than childbirth’.  Cluster headaches have also been described as the ‘suicide’ headache and...

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Migraine with aura

Many people who suffer from migraines will experience other symptoms which they may experience before, during or after the headache; in some cases people experience the aura but without the headache which is known as acephalgic migraine.

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Preventing and treating migraines

Migraines can be an incredibly painful and uncomfortable experience. They’re commonly thought of as just a bad headache, but a migraine is more like a sensory attack and is likely to cause a sensitivity to light, sound or even smells. Migraine ...

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Ocular migraine

Migraine can be a very debilitating affliction which anyone who has ever suffered such a headache can attest to; some sufferers sadly succumb to these on a regular basis.

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Is there a chronic migraine treatment?

A chronic migraine is one that occurs more often than not. So, someone with a chronic migraine has that migraine at least 15 days out of each month. This condition can be almost debilitating for some people, and it is a good idea to see a doctor if y...

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Imigran nasal spray vs tablets

Imigran uses an active ingredient known as Sumatriptan to treat migraine headaches. It typically works right away to relieve the pain, and it comes in several different forms. While injections are available, it is far more common to find th...

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Imigran injection vs tablets

Imigran, as a treatment for migraines, comes in a variety of forms. Some are better than others at treating migraines quickly and effectively, but they all offer the same basic treatment. Still, you may want to know the advantages and disadvantages o...

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How to have effective migraine treatment at home

You don’t necessarily have to go to a doctor or pharmacist to treat your migraines. While the medication they give you may be the most effective and work faster, it can also come with some side effects and be a significant inconvenience for you...