Latest Aura Stories

2011-07-05 08:21:38

NASA's Aura Satellite has provided a view of nitrogen dioxide levels coming from the fires in New Mexico and Arizona.

2011-06-07 07:00:00

CHICAGO, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Headache Foundation (NHF) announced today that it is partnering with CBS Los Angeles reporter Serene Branson to launch "More Than Just a Headache," a new education campaign to raise awareness of the prevalence and impact of migraines.

2011-06-06 07:30:00

SAN DIEGO, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Thirty-six million Americans suffer from migraines, leading to more than $20 billion in medical expenses and costs related to lost productivity each year(1).

2011-06-06 07:57:11

Migraine headaches can be debilitating and disruptive.

2011-06-02 09:10:00

Discovery of migraine gene could put it on the horizon.

2011-06-01 23:04:34

Migraine researchers from all over the world are gathering in Washington, DC on June 2-5 to share important new scientific data on the disease at the annual conference of the American Headache Society, spotlighting "New Discoveries in Headache Medicine."

2011-05-26 13:39:58

Precision tinted lenses have been used widely to reduce visual perceptual distortions in poor readers, and are increasingly used for migraine sufferers, but until now the science behind these effects has been unclear.

2011-04-06 12:52:00

LOS ANGELES, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aura Group, a new media advertising and consulting agency, announced today that it has been selected by Computerworld SNW as a finalist in its Spring 2011 Best Practices Awards Program for Aura's data architecture of StudioEPK, an online review and downloading service for dispensing movie studio video assets.

2011-03-31 14:01:14

Roughly 15% of children suffer from migraines, and approximately one-third of these affected children have migraines with aura, a collection of symptoms that can include weakness, blind spots, and even hallucinations.

2011-01-25 08:30:00

Famous composer Frederic Chopin, who experienced regular hallucinations during his lifetime, most likely experienced those visions because he suffered from a form of epilepsy.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.