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What Are the Different Types of Migraine Headaches? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 8, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Ask How Long Does a Silent Migraine Last
How Long Does a Silent Migraine Last? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 8, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Managing Chronic Migraines
Title: Health Tip: Managing Chronic MigrainesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/8/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/8/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Migraine General)
Source: MedicineNet Migraine General - April 8, 2019 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Migraine sufferer completes 100-day cold-water challenge
Beth Francis swims in the cold sea for the 100th time as she seeks a cure for chronic Migraine. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - April 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Migraine sufferer says sea swimming 'helps ease' her illness
Beth Francis takes a dip in the cold sea for the 100th time today as she seeks a Migraine cure. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - April 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Suicide attempts among those with migraine: findings from a nationally representative canadian study - Fuller-Thomson E, Hodgins GA.
This study was a nationally representative analys... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Association of suicide risk with headache frequency among migraine patients with and without aura - Lin YK, Liang CS, Lee JT, Lee MS, Chu HT, Tsai CL, Lin GY, Ho TH, Yang FC.
This study investigated suicidal ideation and suicide attempts amo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Amazon's Best Gel Eye Mask Is Good For Allergies, Migraines And Puffiness
You can pop this gel mask in your fridge to get ready for allergy season. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shop worker, 24, claims a stroke left her paralysed after taking the Pill
Bobbie Jarvis, 24, of Worcester Park, London, had been to the doctors complaining of a headache five days before having a stroke and is still in hospital. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman, 35, suffers from condition so painful it's called 'suicide disease'
Annabelle Woods, from Ilfracombe in Devon, has trigeminal neuralgia, a nerve damage condition which causes severe pain in her face, and she also suffers from paralysis and migraines. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Tip: When to Cut Down on Caffeine
-- Millions of Americans rely on caffeine for a morning or afternoon energy boost. However, relying too much on caffeine can cause unpleasant side effects such as migraines, stomach aches and irritability, says Mayo Clinic. Signs you should curb... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 5, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Amgen-Novartis migraine collab goes sour
Amgen ’s multibillion-dollar collaboration with Novartis to jointly develop and market Amgen’s migraine-prevention treatment has resulted in both companies filing lawsuits. (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - April 5, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Novartis, Amgen in dispute over migraine drug partnership
Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG sued Amgen Inc on Thursday, accusing the U.S. biotechnology company of trying to wrongfully back out of agreements to jointly develop and market the migraine prevention drug Aimovig and keep the profits for itself. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Study: One in 12 Canadians with migraines has attempted suicide
Canadian researchers have found a link between migraines, violence and suicide attempts, a new study says. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - April 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vlogger reveals her skull was slowly 'crushing her brain and pushing it into her spine'
Christina Doherty, 23, from Woburn, Massachusetts, experienced headaches, ringing in her ears, confusion and paralysis from the age of 16, and was always ill as a child. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Novartis sues Amgen over collaboration on migraine treatment Aimovig
Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG sued Amgen Inc on Thursday, accusing the U.S. biotechnology company of trying to wrongfully back out of agreements to jointly develop and market migraine prevention drug Aimovig, and keep the profits for itself. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Migraine, again? Alcohol may be the reason why your head hurts
(Natural News) Do you experience migraines? If you drink alcohol, this may be the cause. A study published in the European Journal of Neurology revealed that consumption of alcoholic beverages is a migraine trigger. In the study, a team of European researchers looked at the effect of alcohol consumption in 2,197 individuals who experience migraines.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

An exploratory study of endogenous pain modulatory function in patients following mild traumatic brain injury - Carey C, Saxe J, White FA, Naugle KM.
BACKGROUND: Recent animal research suggests that mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) facilitates abnormal endogenous modulation of pain, potentially underlying the increased risk for persistent headaches following injury. However, no human studies have dire... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

One in every 12 Canadian with migraines has attempted suicide
(University of Toronto) A new study by the University of Toronto, published online this week in the journal Archives of Suicide Research, found that adults with migraine who had been sexually abused during childhood were three times more likely to have attempted suicide. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Kristin Chenoweth Reveals How She Copes With Migraines At Work
The Broadway star has dealt with the condition for years -- sometimes even during a performance. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Teva wins EU nod for Ajovy migraine prophylactic
Teva (NYSE:TEVA) said yesterday that it won EC Marketing Authorization for its Ajovy pre-filled syringe injection meant to serve as a prophylaxis for migraines in adults who experience at least four migraine days per month. The Israel-based company said that Ajovy is a humanized monoclonal antibody that binds to the calcitonin gene-related peptide ligand and blocks its binding to the receptor. Read the whole story on our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News (Source: Mass Device)
Source: Mass Device - April 2, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Neurological Pharmaceuticals Regulatory/Compliance Teva Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Wakefern Food Corp. Voluntarily Recalls Wholesome Pantry Organic Nut Butters Because of Possible Health Risk
Wakefern Food Corp. has initiated a voluntary recall of a variety of Wholesome Pantry Organic nut butters because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women. No illnesses related to the recall have been reported. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - April 2, 2019 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

How To Deal With Headaches And Migraines So They Don ’t Ruin Your Life
For our series 'Living With,' we're giving you a guide to navigating conditions that affect your mind and body. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Teenager was finally diagnosed with cancer when a Specsavers optician noticed the tumour
Beckie Hiley, 19, of Chelmsford, Essex, was told by medics for more than a year that she had migraines and recommended 'headache drugs'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Please Don ’t Call My Migraine ‘Just A Headache’
It’s difficult to understand how debilitating a migraine can be without experiencing one or knowing about the symptoms. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Please Don't Call My Migraine'Just A Headache '
It’s difficult to understand how debilitating a migraine can be without experiencing one or knowing about the symptoms. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: The one sign you should never ignore - it could cause ‘sudden death’
HIGH blood pressure symptoms can include severe headaches, chest pain and finding blood in your urine. But you could be at risk of hypertension if you have this one warning sign. It could even cause “sudden death”. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

10 Medicinal herbs that every prepper needs when SHTF
(Natural News) Herbs aren’t just used to enhance the flavor of food. When SHTF, preppers know which medicinal herbs can be used to address different health complaints like headaches or a sore throat. It’s easy to grow various kinds of medicinal herbs in your garden or on your patio. Even if you live in an... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Who Is Prescribing Opioids for Kids With Headache? Who Is Prescribing Opioids for Kids With Headache?
Thousands of kids are still being prescribed opioids for headache. A new study looks at when and where this is happening.Medscape Pediatrics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Viewpoint Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about cupping therapy
Cupping therapy involves placing cups on the body and creating suction. Benefits include pain relief and sports recovery. There are also some potential side effects, such as nausea and headaches. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

A powerful natural painkiller may be growing in your backyard
(Natural News) A safe and natural painkiller that offers all the benefits of opium – without any of its adverse effects – may be growing right in your backyard. While largely overlooked in recent times, wild lettuce (Lactuca virosa) has been known for centuries to be effective in treating conditions such as insomnia, anxiety, chronic pain, headaches... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rural America needs more headache specialists, WVU researcher says
(West Virginia University) West Virginia has just half of the neurologists it needs. Headache specialists are even scarcer. David Watson, director of the WVU Headache Center, is exploring the barriers to care that people with migraine face, especially in states that -- like West Virginia -- are predominantly rural. His long-term goal is to attract and train so many neurologists to practice in West Virginia that no person with migraine would ever need to leave the state to seek treatment. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 27, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

FDA Scrambles to Prevent Shortages Amid Sterilization Shutdowns
Shutdowns of two facilities that use ethylene oxide to sterilize medical devices have raised concern about potential shortages in the medtech industry because this is such a popular sterilization method for medical devices. Ethylene oxide (EtO) is a flammable, colorless gas used to make a range of products. EtO also is used to sterilize equipment and plastic devices that cannot be sterilized by steam, such as medical equipment. In fact, about half of all sterilized medical devices undergo sterilization using this gas. According to the EPA, long-term exposure to EtO can irritate the eyes,...
Source: MDDI - March 26, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Sterilization Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

Why NASA ’s Planned All-Female Spacewalk Really Fell Apart
NASA has long had a gender problem. The space agency that launched its first man into space in 1961 did not fly the first woman — astronaut Sally Ride — until 1983. Since then, more than 40 other American women have followed. It’s a figure that still compares poorly with the 300-some men who have earned their space wings, but the astronaut corps is at least sufficiently co-ed that the term “manned spaceflight” has finally been replaced with the gender-neutral “crewed.” One gender barrier that hasn’t been broken, however, is the all-female spacewalk, or “extravehicular a...
Source: TIME: Science - March 26, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized NASA onetime space Source Type: news

Losing weight improves migraine symptoms in obesity
The frequency and severity of migraines experienced by obese adults and children was reduced after weight loss, according to a study presented at the Endocrine Society annual meeting.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - March 26, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Woman suffers stroke during YOGA when neck artery tears in headstand
Rebecca Leigh, of Maryland, had been filming yoga tutorials for 26,000 social media fans. She now has daily headaches, memory loss and struggles with speech. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Beyond opioids: Safe, effective treatments for 4 common kinds of pain
For lower back pain, post-surgical pain, headaches and joint pain, other remedies work and aren’t as risky. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - March 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Consumer Reports Source Type: news

Woman, 40, suffers stroke during YOGA when neck artery tears in headstand
Rebecca Leigh, of Maryland, had been filming yoga tutorials for 26,000 social media fans. She now has daily headaches, memory loss and struggles with speech. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Oxygen and Other Acute Treatments for Cluster Headache Oxygen and Other Acute Treatments for Cluster Headache
Results from an international survey provide insight into the effectiveness and side effects associated with oxygen and other options for the acute treatment of cluster headache.Headache (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

A New Male Birth Control Pill is Being Tested. Here ’s What to Know
A second male birth control pill succeeded in preliminary testing, suggesting that a new form of contraception may eventually exist. The new pill, which works similarly to female contraception, passed initial safety tests and produced hormone responses consistent with effective birth control in 30 men, according to research presented by the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute and the University of Washington at the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting. (The study has not yet been published in a peer-reviewed journal.) It’s early days for the drug — which has not yet been submitted for approval by the ...
Source: TIME: Health - March 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Sex/Relationships Source Type: news

Avocados Are Being Recalled in 6 States Over Listeria Concerns
A California-based avocado grower has issued a recall of avocados sent to at least six U.S. states over fears they could be contaminated by potentially fatal bacteria. Henry Avocado said Saturday it was concerned the bacteria listeria monocytogenes could be present in the avocados that it had sold in bulk to stores in Arizona, California, Florida, New Hampshire, North Carolina and Wisconsin. The company says the offending fruit can be identified by stickers reading “bravocado,” or, in the case of its organic avocados, stickers including the words “organic” and “California.” Listeria can ...
Source: TIME: Health - March 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Billy Perrigo Tags: Uncategorized onetime Recall Source Type: news

Fewer Excess Pounds May Mean Fewer Migraines
Title: Fewer Excess Pounds May Mean Fewer MigrainesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/23/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/25/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Migraine General)
Source: MedicineNet Migraine General - March 25, 2019 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Fewer Excess Pounds May Mean Fewer Migraines
SATURDAY, March 23, 2019 -- For people who carry too much weight and suffer from migraines, dropping some pounds might help ease their pain, new research shows. " When people lose weight, the number of days per month with migraine decreases, as does... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 23, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

For migraine sufferers with obesity, losing weight can decrease headaches
(The Endocrine Society) For migraine sufferers with obesity, losing weight can decrease headaches and improve quality of life, researchers from Italy and the United States report. The results of their meta-analysis will be presented Saturday, March 23 at ENDO 2019, the Endocrine Society's annual meeting in New Orleans, La. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Texas petrochemical fire prompts hundreds to visit health clinic
Hundreds of neighborhood residents of a petrochemical plant that burned for three days and briefly emitted cancer-causing benzene into the air brought their coughs, headaches and other symptoms to a mobile clinic on Friday set up by local health officials. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

High blood pressure warning: The deadly feeling on your hands you should never ignore
HIGH blood pressure symptoms can include severe headaches, chest pain, and finding blood in your urine. But you could also be at risk of deadly hypertension signs if you notice this feeling in your hands. Should you check your blood pressure? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Symptoms of caffeine withdrawal
Caffeine withdrawal symptoms can occur when a person abruptly stops consuming caffeine. Symptoms can last for a week or more and include headaches, fatigue, mood changes, concentration difficulties, and constipation. Learn more about caffeine withdrawal here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

As Kids Get Hooked on Vaping, Parents Are Desperate for Treatment That Doesn ’t Exist
Jami Scheetz knew that her 15-year-old son, Devon, needed help. His grades were slipping and he had been caught vaping at school so many times that he was on the brink of being expelled. Last fall, at the start of his freshman year, Devon’s school even sent him to the hospital for drug testing after getting in trouble once again. In the emergency room, Devon finally admitted it: He was addicted. “He said to me, ‘Mom, I can’t quit on my own. I need help,'” Scheetz says. E-cigarettes are illegal for people younger than 18 (and in some states, 21) but that hasn’t stopped teens from vaping i...
Source: TIME: Health - March 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Addiction Source Type: news

FDA Approves Cambridge Company ’s Groundbreaking Drug For Postpartum Depression
(CNN) — For the first time in history, the US Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug specifically indicated for the treatment of postpartum depression, which experts say offers new hope to women and physicians. On Tuesday, the FDA announced the approval of an intravenous infusion of the drug brexanolone, which will be sold as Zulresso. It has been shown in clinical trials to work within hours to treat the symptoms of postpartum depression, a serious mental illness that impacts 1 in 9 new mothers after childbirth. The first drug to treat postpartum depression was approved by the FDA Tuesday. In the U.S., ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health CNN FDA Postpartum Depression Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to treat a sinus infection
Sinus infections are common. They cause congestion, headaches, and pain in the face. Learn about how to get rid of a sinus infection in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news