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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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Magnets for Migraines

Ask anyone who gets them and they'll tell you, migraine headaches can be a real pain!  About 30-million Americans suffer from migraine headaches and while medications help many people, not everyone responds the same way.  Plus, medications can have side effects.  Now, doctors at Mayo Clinic are studying the use of [...]

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TUESDAY Q & A: Lifestyle changes may help reduce how often migraine headaches occur

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I’m a 38-year-old woman, and I get migraine headaches occasionally, usually one every few months. I have a hard time functioning when I have a migraine. I don’t want to take medication for this problem if I don’t have to. Are there ways to prevent or treat migraine [...]

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