All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘migraine headaches’

Migraine Headaches: June Is Migraine Awareness Month

Get out your purple and show some support. June is Migraine and Headache Awareness Month. For the estimated 1,000,000,000 people in the world who suffer the relentless, unforgiving pain of migraine headaches, the National Headache Foundation is there to help. The foundation’s mission statement: Over the past 42 years, our mission at the National Headache Foundation has been to further …

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Migraine Headaches Linked to Post-Stress Relaxation

For millions of Americans migraine headaches can appear suddenly and often lead to debilitating pain. Because migraines are still not well-understood by the medical community, treatments for the condition currently involve medications or odd-looking headbands and magnetic head devices. New research, though, is now linking migraines to some unlikely factors and could lead to breakthroughs in treatment. A new study …

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Migraine Headache Treatment: Cefaly Headband

Do you suffer from migraine headaches? If so, you know how frustrating it can be to find a treatment that works. Sure there are numerous types of over the counter medications that claim to work, but most medications are not strong enough to relieve the symptoms of severe migraine headaches. Many people become so frustrated with the pain that they …

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Migraine Headaches Get New Treatment; Will It Work For You?

Migraine headaches can be debilitating, horrendous life-ruiners for many, and those of us who suffer with them know that there isn’t always an easy remedy; sometimes all you can do is lie down in a dark room and wait for your head to explode. However, the FDA recently approved a headband called Cefaly which may help prevent those headaches, and …

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FDA Approves Cefaly Migraine Treatment Marketing

The U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today approved the marketing of Cefaly, a device marketed to provide drug-free preventative treatment for migraine headaches. Cefaly is a transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) device that provides electrical stimulation to a user’s head. As a sort of battery-powered portable headband the device produces an electrical current meant to stimulate the trigeminal nerve, …

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Migraine Headaches Could Be Caused By Stress

If you suffer from migraine headaches, you know how frustrating and annoying they can be. While there are many over-the-counter and prescription medications that can be used to treat migraines, not everyone can find relief with medication. Getting to the root cause of the migraines allows for more treatment options. A new study shows that stress is one of the …

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