Latest Migraine Stories

Migraine Sufferers Turn To Social Media To Share Their Pain
2014-04-04 05:27:31

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It feels as if an ice pick is being shoved into your eye, you can't keep food down, and turning on a lights make the evil genius with the ice pick much more energetic. Migraines can make you miserable, but what do you do about it? A new study from the University of Michigan reveals that more and more of us are turning to Twitter. The findings, published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research, show people are sharing their...

2014-03-27 23:22:52

The Hallelujah Diet has launched a new line of plant-based menopause supplements to help women deal wih the side effects of going through the three stages of menopause: peri-menopause, menopause and postmenopause Gastonia, NC (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 In an effort to provide a plant-based option to the 6,000 women entering menopause every day, The Hallelujah Diet®, one of the country’s leading plant-based nutraceutical organizations, has launched Luminology™ – a new women’s...

2014-03-27 08:34:36

AVP-825 relies on novel closed palate Breath Powered(TM) drug delivery technology YARDLEY, Pa., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the New Drug Application (NDA) for AVP-825, an innovative closed-palate Breath Powered(TM) investigational drug-device combination product for the acute treatment of migraine. As previously reported, the 505(b)(2) NDA for AVP-825 includes clinical data developed by OptiNose including a pivotal phase...

2014-03-26 08:30:13

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNR) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the company's New Drug Application (NDA) of AVP-825, its innovative Breath Powered(TM) investigational drug-device combination product for the acute treatment of migraine. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130207/LA55901LOGO As previously reported the company's 505(b)(2) NDA for AVP-825 includes data from...

2014-03-19 23:28:32

Ocean Global introduces a new vertigo-focused blog and celebrates with a limited-time coupon offer to help those who experience vertigo symptoms. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Ocean Global, a company that focuses on all-natural products, recently released a new vertigo education blog with articles for people who suffer from vertigo. Vertigo is a hot topic because so many medical conditions list vertigo as one of their primary symptoms. According to MacGill University, over 70 million...

Unnecessary Brain Scans Are A Headache For Everyone
2014-03-18 09:39:51

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Many people with persistent headaches are worried about a cancerous growth on their brain and request that their doctor perform and imaging scan, but more often than not – it’s not a tumor. Because persistent headaches often have a more benign cause, US doctors perform around $1 billion worth of unnecessary and wasteful medical imaging tests, according to a new report from University of Michigan researchers that was published...

2014-03-16 23:01:42

DMG Productions explores the latest medical advancements migraine management. Fort Worth, TX (PRWEB) March 16, 2014 Migraine Miracle® was created by Kelly Lott, an experienced massage therapist with over 22 years of professional experience. This episode of Innovations will focus on Migraine Miracle®'s ability to provide natural relief for migraine pain. Viewers will learn how, through the use of cold marble stones and aromatherapy products, Migraine Miracle® targets...

2014-03-12 12:28:44

Episodic migraine patients may soon find relief from innovative medical headband NEW YORK, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CEFALY Technology announced today that its received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the Cefaly® medical device for the preventative treatment for migraine headaches. Cefaly® is the first transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) device specifically authorized for use prior to the onset of pain. It is expected to be available in the...

Cefaly for migraines
2014-03-12 11:06:45

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a statement released on Tuesday, the Food and Drug Administration announced the approval of the first-ever medical device made to prevent migraines. Called Cefaly, the device is shaped like a tiara and delivers a “tingling” electric current to the wearer’s forehead. According to a report published in the journal Neurology last month, Cefaly decreased chronic migraine onset by two per month on average, and 38 percent of users...

2014-03-12 08:31:07

LOS ANGELES, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Headache ReLeaf Roll-on from Amazing-Solutions is the ideal remedy for headaches and migraines in young people, thanks to its blend of proven, all-natural ingredients that involve zero risk of adverse side effects. With one in five American children experiencing regular headaches, the demand for a safe, effective alternative to over-the-counter drugs is strong. Unlike pills and other modern medicines, even young children can self-administer...

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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Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'