Can Electrolytes Prevent Migraines?

There has been a lot of buzz lately about electrolytes and migraines. According to numerous blogs written by migraine sufferers, MDs and scientists, electrolytes can sometimes stop a migraine or prevent one from occurring. But is there any truth to this?

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Teens with TMD are more likely to experience Migraines and Headaches.

Teens with painful TMD have a much higher risk of headaches and migraines than those without TMD according to a recent case-control study published in the Journal of Pain

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Do you have Migraines? You may have Sleep Apnea.

There is growing evidence that people who suffer from headaches and migraines are at high risk for having Sleep Apnea 1,2,3.

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The Scariest Statistics About Migraines You Need to Be Aware Of

Did you know that migraines affect 1 billion people worldwide? In fact, it’s actually the third most prevalent illness in the world. Despite the pervasiveness of the disease, many people fail to realize just how serious and debilitating migraines can be—let alone how challenging they can be to treat.

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Headaches versus Migraines: The Key Differences

Chronic migraine sufferers know the feeling all too well: Your head is pounding; you feel sick to your stomach; the light in the room feels like it’s blinding you. 

Some who have continuous migraines can tell exactly when they’re coming on, but many people don’t actually know whether they’re getting a migraine or a regular tension headache. We’ll help you understand what makes headaches and migraines different.

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3 Reasons Why Medically Necessary Dental Services Are Important

Too often, dental care is treated like it’s optional—but for many people, it’s the only real option they have to identify and resolve chronic pain. Medically necessary dental services are specifically designed to prevent disease, infection, and orofacial pain, a general term for any pain felt in the mouth, jaw, and face. A qualified dentist can provide these types of services, and they may even be covered by your medical insurance provider.

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9 Helpful Habits To Battle Chronic Migraines

While lifestyle modifications may not eliminate migraines or headaches completely, they often reduce their frequency and severity. Engaging in healthful practices and avoiding environmental causes that can trigger the pain can also cause medical treatment to be more effective. Here is a quick list of tip and habits that some doctors recommend for chronic migraine sufferers.

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4 Not-So-Fun Facts About Migraines [Infographic]

Migraines affect millions of people but are still, according to Scientific American, "one of the most misunderstood, poorly recognized and inadequately treated medical disorders."

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Why are Chronic Migraines So Difficult to Diagnose?

About 14 million American adults suffer from chronic migraines, severe headaches that occur 15 or more days a month for at least three months and are not caused by any other condition. However, despite the frequency of chronic migraines, the disorder is difficult to diagnose. The National Headache Foundation estimates that fewer than half of all those who suffer from migraines, either chronic or occasional, receive this diagnosis. As a result, many do not get the care they need.

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Alternative Therapies for Migraine Relief

If you have ever had a migraine, you know pain. You have felt the throbbing pressure in your skull. You know what it is like to hide in a dark, quiet room just to be able to breathe. And you have probably tried every over-the-counter migraine relief medication on the market.

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