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2013-09-12 12:27:48

People who get occasional migraines are more likely to be obese than people who do not have migraines, according to a study published in the September 11, 2013, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. "Previous studies have shown a link between people with chronic migraine and obesity, but the research has been conflicting on whether that link existed for those with less frequent attacks," said study author B. Lee Peterlin, DO, of Johns...

2013-09-10 23:25:26

TheraSpecs Company, maker of affordable indoor / outdoor light-filtering therapeutic eyewear, is joining the movement to raise awareness of migraine as more than a headache. The Phoenix, AZ-based manufacturer will sponsor the 5th annual Miles for Migraine in San Francisco, CA on Saturday September 14, 2013. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 TheraSpecs is embarking on its first national event sponsorship, the 5th Annual Miles for Migraine race series set for Saturday, September 14,...

2013-09-09 23:25:42

CompleteBeautyStore.com will now carry Bellabaci Cups, an innovative new spa product that helps to tone skin, reduce cellulite and alleviate headaches and migraines for patients. Boca Raton,FL (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 CompleteBeautyStore.com will now carry Bellabaci Cups, an innovative new spa product that helps to tone skin, reduce cellulite and alleviate headaches and migraines for patients. The product, created by Bellabaci Cups CEO Karen Trabelsi, involves “cupping,” an ancient...

2013-09-09 23:20:46

In response to the Midwest Regional Medical Center announcing cancellation of its educational classes, Regional Physical Therapy says it will offer free health educational seminars to help improve the health of Oklahoma City and surrounding communities. Midwest City, OK (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 For many Americans, headaches are a relatively common, yet insignificant occurrence, but for the thirty-six million Americans—about 12% of the population—who suffer from migraine headaches,...

2013-09-06 23:01:57

Migraine Treatment Centers of America, the exclusive provider of the Omega procedure, is doing their part to put an end to migraine pain. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 06, 2013 Migraine Treatment Centers of America, the exclusive provider of the Omega procedure, is doing their part to put an end to migraine pain. According to a 2011 report from the Institute of Medicine, chronic pain affects at least 100 million American adults and costs up to $635 billion a year. There’s been a...

2013-08-30 23:26:06

CompleteBeautyStore.com will now carry Bellabaci Cups, an innovative new spa product that helps to tone skin, reduce cellulite and alleviate headaches and migraines for patients. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 CompleteBeautyStore.com will now carry Bellabaci Cups, an innovative new spa product that helps to tone skin, reduce cellulite and alleviate headaches and migraines for patients. The product, created by Bellabaci Cups CEO Karen Trabelsi, involves "cupping," an...

Brain Structure May Be Permanently Altered By Migraines
2013-08-29 15:28:27

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Migraines are severe and potentially debilitating headaches marked by a throbbing pain on just one side of the head and, according to a new research review published in Neurology, they are capable of affecting the brain structure as shown on imaging tests. "Our review and meta-analysis study suggests that the disorder may permanently alter brain structure in multiple ways," study author Dr. Messoud Ashina, a neurologist at the...

2013-08-29 10:01:38

Studies show that migraine is more common among people with lower incomes. This relationship is examined in a study published in the August 28, 2013, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology, looking at whether developing migraines limits people's educational and career achievements, leading to a lower income status, or whether problems related to low income such as stressful life events and poor access to health care increase the likelihood of...

2013-08-28 23:02:31

The Migraine Treatment Centers of America and the Omega procedure are hits in Nashville! WSMV, the NBC affiliate in Nashville, Tennessee featured a story on the Omega procedure, and how it helped a woman with chronic migraines. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 The Migraine Treatment Centers of America and the Omega procedure are hits in Nashville! WSMV, the NBC affiliate in Nashville, Tennessee featured a story on the Omega procedure, and how it helped a woman with chronic migraines....


Latest Migraine Reference Libraries

Heat Therapy
2012-12-31 12:08:31

Heat therapy is a treatment in the medical field to relieve pain and improve over health. It can be a therapy used only once, repeatedly in rehabilitation sessions, or as part of an after-care routine in sports medicine. It can be delivered in many forms with success in all. How the Heat Helps As heat is introduced to the area, the temperature will increase beginning from the outer layer and moving deeper into the tissues. After the change in temperature, the blood vessels in the area of...

Corrugator Supercilii muscle
2012-07-01 19:20:30

The Corrugator Supercilii is a small, narrow, pyramidal muscle found on the medial end of the eyebrow, beneath the Frontalis and just above the orbicularis oculi. It arises from the medial end of the superciliary arch, and its fibers pass upward and lateralward, between the palpebral and orbital portions of the Orbicularis oculi, and are inserted into the deep surface of the skin, above the middle of the orbital arch. This muscle draws the eyebrow downward and medialward and produce the...

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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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