Newly published research from 2016-2017 has shown that just three cups of coffee a day can significantly increase the risk of suffering from a migraine.
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Doctors have been trying to treat migraines for centuries. One of the very early treatments called trepanation even involved drilling a hole in the patient’s skull to relieve pressure and eliminate “bad spirits”!
When someone you know suffers from migraines, it can be hard to know what you can do to help. You can’t stop their pain, as much as you want to, but you still want to do something to help them … Continue reading
Hypnosis is considered by some as nothing more than a stage trick, but hypnosis has far more to it than that. Hypnosis has been used since the 1700s as a form of pain management. In fact, it was around in … Continue reading
Plain water is great, but there are some more unusual drinks that have the added bonus of having a good reputation when it comes to helping relieve a migraine attack. These are a few which you might like to try.
Being pregnant is a huge challenge even of itself, but add migraines into the mix and it’s a whole other ballgame. You want to do the best for your unborn child, but you also need to keep your migraines under … Continue reading
Perhaps you don’t like taking tablets, or are unable to? Maybe you need to take medication for another condition that means you can’t take any medication for migraine relief? Maybe you’ve taken all the pain relief you can for the … Continue reading
Going to sleep is a hard thing to do for many migraine sufferers. Insomnia is a common side effect of lots of types of migraines; a third of 169 sufferers examined in a 2005 study had symptoms of insomnia. This … Continue reading
Reflexology is a system of massage which is used to relieve tension and treat illnesses around the body through the gentle stimulation of reflex points on the feet, hands and head. It utilises the 7,000 nerve endings which are in … Continue reading
The typical romantic date: a movie followed by a late-night dinner at a fine restaurant complete with candles, wine and mood music. But while for many couples this sounds like a dream, for some migraine sufferers this can turn into … Continue reading