Tag: migraines

The Link Between COVID-19 and Migraines

One of the more common symptoms of COVID-19 that may persist long after initial infection are severe headaches and outright...

August 18, 2021

Migraines vs. Headaches: The Differences You Need...

Is it a migraine or just a bad headache? For those who have suffered from chronic migraines, the answer is...

June 29, 2021

Experts Offer Advice on How to Handle...

With the new school year comes plenty of stress and anxiety for both students and parents. But this year, due...

August 24, 2020

Migraines are Often Debilitating, But New Treatments...

A migraine isn’t just a garden-variety headache. This neurological condition is the third most prevalent illness in the world. Affecting...

July 29, 2020

A ‘Heads Up’ on Migraine & Headache...

Migraine is a neurological disorder affecting one out of ten Americans of all ages. This debilitating condition is responsible for...

July 28, 2020

Migraines vs. Tension Headaches: Knowing the Difference

Tension headaches are the most common type of primary headache, which means the condition is not caused by an injury...

May 3, 2018

Treating Migraines With the Help of Botox...

Migraines are considered the most common disabling brain disorder, characterized by severe headaches that hit about 20 percent of women...

January 4, 2018

6 Tips for Avoiding Migraines (Infographic)

Headaches strike nearly half of the adult population at least once a year, according to the World Health Organization (WHO)....

April 11, 2016

Is Your Headache a Migraine?

Migraine – even the word can strike fear in the nearly 12 percent of Americans who the National Institutes of...

June 25, 2015

Botox Injections Advance Migraine Treatment

Is that bad headache actually a migraine? Migraines can amount to a debilitating collection of neurological symptoms, with a primarily...

June 25, 2014

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