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Latest ICHD classification and diagnosis of migraine Stories

2014-08-14 23:04:05

A leading medical institute breaks down the subject of headaches and migraines in an effort to clear up misconceptions and misdiagnosis of the two. Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Dr. Matthew Schocket, founder of the Capitol Pain Institute, recently provided an in-depth analysis of when is a “migraine” really a migraine headache. Dr. Schocket explained that a migraine is a common disorder that affects up to 12 percent of the general population, noting that migraine is more frequent...

2014-01-25 23:01:37

HealthCrave Now Offers Migraine Treatment to all at their Migraine Center. A state-of-the art facility with caring and understanding doctors who will listen to each patient and correctly analyze their migraine symptoms in order to help maintain and alleviate each patients migraine issue. (PRWEB) January 25, 2014 A migraine headache can cause intense throbbing or pulsing in one area of the head and is commonly accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound....

Migraine With Aura Associated With Heart Disease, Thrombosis In Women
2013-01-16 08:45:34

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Having a headache can be a real pain. Having a migraine can often feel ten times worse. And now, women who have migraines with visual disturbances (auras), such as flashing lights, may be dealing with more than just extra pain and discomfort. According to two new studies, to be presented in March at the 65th annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology in San Diego, women who have migraine with aura may have a higher risk...

Impaired Cognition Not Related To Migraine-associated Brain Changes
2012-11-14 10:30:54

NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke NIH-funded study tracks nearly 300 people for 9 years Women with migraines did not appear to experience a decline in cognitive ability over time compared to those who didn't have them, according to a nine-year follow up study funded by the National Institutes of Health. The study also showed that women with migraine had a higher likelihood of having brain changes that appeared as bright spots on magnetic resonance imaging...

Migraines Hurt Your Head Not Your Brain
2012-08-16 13:51:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Migraines are not associated with cognitive decline according to new research from Brigham and Women's Hospital 20 percent of the female population is currently affected by migraines. Even though these headaches are common, there are still a lot of unanswered questions about this complex disease. This disorder has been linked to structural brain lesions and an increased risk of stroke in previous studies, but it is still unclear...

2012-08-13 13:04:48

According to new research from Brigham and Women's Hospital, migraines are not associated with cognitive decline Migraines currently affect about 20 percent of the female population, and while these headaches are common, there are many unanswered questions surrounding this complex disease. Previous studies have linked this disorder to an increased risk of stroke and structural brain lesions, but it has remained unclear whether migraines had other negative consequences such as dementia or...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.