Monthly Archives: June 2016

The Connection Between Athletes and Migraines

It seems quite common for athletes, professional and non-professional, to have migraines. One reason for this seems to be trauma-triggered migraines. These commonly occur in children, adolescents, and young adults. The trauma, usually a blow to the head, causes a complex temporary brain disturbance. What are some symptoms of a trauma triggered migraine? Head pain [...]

By | 2017-08-01T03:19:52+00:00 June 27th, 2016|Migraine headaches, NUCCA|Comments Off on The Connection Between Athletes and Migraines

Migraines Linked to Nervous System

Migraines have a long history. Even President Thomas Jefferson reportedly had migraines every afternoon during his second term. Imagine the difficulty trying to run a country with such a debilitating ailment! Millions around the world can relate to such a struggle. Migraines have been called the world's “most common neurological disability.” In the 200 years [...]

By | 2017-08-01T03:52:54+00:00 June 13th, 2016|Chronic headaches, Migraine headaches, NUCCA|Comments Off on Migraines Linked to Nervous System