The Migraine Research Foundation wants everyone to understand that “migraine is not just a bad headache.” In fact, it reports, the migraine is a widespread neurological disease, affecting 39 million men, women, and children in the U.S. and 1 billion worldwide. Migraine.com explains that “migraines are characterized by severe head pain often accompanied by other symptoms, which can be disabling in nature,” including nausea, vomiting, difficulty speaking, numbness or tingling, and sensitivity to light and sound. Migraines can affect people of all ages and often go undiagnosed in young children.

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Consumer information about the different types of headache and their causes, cures, relief, types (sinus, tension, migraine), and treatments. Get the facts on remedies …

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Women Suffer From More Migraines Than Men

Experts in science and medicine are finally acknowledging that racial minorities have been overlooked regarding physical and mental health—and that women’s pain has been minimized. Building on that …