Migraine headaches

What is Migraine?

questionOur patients often describe the pain of a migraine headache as an intense pulsing or throbbing pain in one area of the head. A migraine is commonly accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound. This can be a debilitating experience if not addressed quickly. If you think you are experiencing migraines, contact your primary care facility for treatment.



Warning signs of a migraine headache

sad-manSome migraines are preceded or accompanied by an “aura”; a sensory warning symptom such as flashes of light, blind spots, or tingling in your arm or leg. Some other signs you may be having migraines… Mood changes, Lack of restful sleep, depression, stuffy nose, watering eyes, throbbing pain on one side of head, sensitivity to light, eye pain and more. If you think you are experiencing a migraines, contact your primary care facility for treatment.



Is there any help for people who get migraines?

Although there is no “cure” for migraines, there are medications that can help reduce the frequency and severity of them. If a past treatment hasn’t worked for you, talk to your primary care facility about trying a different medications available. The right medicines, combined with self-help remedies and lifestyle changes, can make a huge difference.


Treatment is available.

A patients efforts in prevention and treatment of migraines is VERY important. Evidence shows an increased sensitivity after each successive attack, eventually leading to chronic daily attacks in some individuals  With proper combination of drugs for prevention and treatment of migraines, most individuals can overcome much of the discomfort from this debilitating disorder.

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