Migraines are not an ordinary type of headache – often causing severe pain and other debilitating symptoms, such as nausea, vomiting and sensitivity to light and sound. Not surprisingly, migraine headaches can be very disruptive to our daily lives. In fact, studies show that over half of migraine sufferers have missed school or work in [...]
Chronic Migraines are a debilitating headache disorder, often causing severe pain that cannot be relieved by medications. In recent years, Botox treatment has been demonstrated as a safe and effective treatment for chronic migraine headaches. Botox is a medication that contains botulinum toxin type A and works by blocking the transmission of pain signals [...]
Most of us have suffered from a headache at some point in our lives. Although they can be painful and disabling, the vast majority of headaches are not a major cause of concern.
Most people experience headaches from time to time. When a headache strikes, it is not uncommon for headache sufferers to take some type of pain medicine to relieve the symptoms. But what happens when the medication you take to stop your headache pain actually starts to cause your headaches? Medication-overuse headache or rebound headache [...]
A migraine is not just an ordinary headache, and women who suffer from migraines might find it challenging to achieve relief from migraine pain. This debilitating headache disorder involves pulsating, intense headaches often accompanied by symptoms such as nausea and sensitivity to light and sound, which can last from hours to several days. According to [...]