Latest The City of London Migraine Clinic Stories

2009-06-29 06:47:12

Middle-aged women who experienced migraine headaches with aura (sensory disturbances affecting vision, balance or speech) had a higher prevalence of cerebellar brain lesions when they were older, according to a recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

2009-05-27 08:31:40

Patients living with migraine have strong reason for new optimism concerning a positive future. Two review articles and an accompanying editorial

2009-05-26 14:00:00

ROCHESTER, Minn., May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients living with migraine have strong reason for new optimism concerning a positive future.

2009-05-26 06:30:00

- Both Rapid and Sustained Pain Relief for up to 48 Hours - - Conference Call to be Held Today at 8:30 a.m. ET - MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MAP Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2009-05-01 17:44:19

U.S. researchers are studying animals to learn how magnetic therapy may provide some relief for migraine sufferers. The therapy -- transcranial magnetic stimulation therapy -- focuses a magnetic pulse through the skull.

2009-04-30 09:19:35

A new UCSF study examining the mechanism of a novel therapy that uses magnetic pulses to treat chronic migraine sufferers showed the treatment to be a promising alternative to medication.

2009-04-29 10:56:52

When migraine strikes, because of severe pain, often accompanied by nausea and sensitivity to light and sound, sufferers are effectively disabled for up to 72 hours.

2009-04-23 04:08:00

Experts urge sufferers to break the cycle of suffering 'Migraine Million' fundraiser honors one-in-a-million moms CHICAGO, April 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The mother/daughter relationship can give some women headaches -- literally.

2009-03-27 11:24:45

While physical exercise has been shown to trigger migraine headaches among sufferers, a new study describes an exercise program that is well tolerated by patients.

2009-03-17 08:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by The HealthCentral Network: WHAT: MyMigraineConnection.com and Teri Robert, patient advocate and Migraine expert on MyMigraineConnection.com, have kicked off their popular annual "Putting Our Heads Together" Poetry Contest.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.