Is Red Wine Really The Cause Of That Headache?

Is Red Wine Really The Cause Of That Headache?

Source: The Wall Street Journal

I know plenty of people who suffer from headaches that they believe are triggered by drinking red wine—including, occasionally, me. Red Wine Headache is such a common complaint that it has both an acronym (RWH) and its very own Wikipedia page, albeit with a disclaimer noting a lack of medical evidence regarding the condition and its causes. As Dr. Alexander Mauskop, director and founder of the New York Headache Center in Manhattan, said, “We don’t know anything for sure.” Wine-related headaches are one of the center’s most discussed potential triggers.

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