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2006-07-17 14:08:24

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Severe headaches that develop during airplane travel appear to be the result of rapid changes in pressure, rather than the high altitude or other causes. Drs. M. S. Berilgen and B. Mngen, of Firat University, Elazig, Turkey, describe six case studies of men who experienced severe airplane headaches. Their report is published in the journal Cephalalgia. In one case, a 42-year-old man experienced a sudden severe jabbing pain in his right eye that began...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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