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Tuesday Q & A: Headaches that come with menstruation can be severe

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am 38 and have headaches each month around the first day of my period. Over the last year or so they seem to be getting more severe and lasting longer — sometimes up to three days. Why might this be happening? Are there ways to prevent [...]

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Complex Migraine

More than 28 million Americans — three times more women than men — suffer from migraine, a type of headache that's often severe. Although any head pain can be miserable, migraines are often disabling. With a "complex migraine" symptoms can include weakness, loss of vision, or difficulty speaking in addition to [...]

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Heart Link to Migraines

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5LId2TOFmdE Research into why migraines happen is leading doctors to examine not a patient's head but his or her heart. They're looking to prove that many migraines are caused by a very common, often undiagnosed heart defect. More from Mayo Clinic.

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Menstrual Migraines

In this Medical Edge episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Richa Sood describes a form of migraine distinctive to women. To listen, click the link below. Menstrual Migraine

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Chronic Headache

In this Medical Edge episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. David Dodick discusses chronic headaches. To listen, click the link below. Chronic Headache

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Headache Disorders

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Michael Cutrer discusses headache disorders. To listen, click the link below. Headache Disorders  

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Medication Induced Headache

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic headache specialist, Dr. Michael Cutrer explains how tossing back pain medications to treat headaches cold make the problem worse. To listen, click the link below. Medication Induced Headache  

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Daily Headache

For most of us, the throbbing pain of a headache is an occasional annoyance.  But, in this Medical Edge Radio episode, we learn from Mayo Clinic Dr. Michael Cutrer that there are some who suffer from daily headaches. To listen, click the link below. Daily Headache

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