Complications of Migraine

While most migraines will resolve without complications, there are complications that can result from them. Here are a few of them:   Status Migrainous   When you get a migraine and it just doesn’t quit for days, it’s a migraine complication called status migrainous. Specifically, it’s characterized by a moderate …

Study Discovers Link Between Migraines and Vitamin Deficiencies

Newsweek reports about a recent study regarding vitamin deficiencies and migraine. The study’s results were revealed during the 58th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Headache Society  and found that people with migraines were more likely to be deficient in vitamin D, riboflavin, and coenzyme Q10.   In a study …

Study Shows Placebo as Effective as Chiropractic Treatment for Migraine Relief

WebMD reports that a small study out of Akershus University Hospital showed that patients found relief from their migrianes in equal measures from actual chiropractic manipulation and sham chiropractic treatment.   For the new study, researchers at Akershus University Hospital, in Norway, recruited 104 patients who were having at least …

Prevent or Reduce Migraines with a Headache Diet

Science Daily reported on a recent literature review study  by Professor Vincent Martin, MD of the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine that undertook to examine the effects of diet on migraine.  What Dr. Martin and his colleagues discovered was that eating a healthy …