Headaches and Migraines

Whether they are frequent or once in a blue moon, headaches and migraines can ruin your day. Learn about different types of headaches as well as migraine remedies.

13 Surprising Things That Could Be Triggering Your Headaches

Caffeine, dehydration, bright lights—all are potential headache causes. Check out this list to help figure out why your noggin is throbbing

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12 Foods That Can Make Your Headaches Worse

If you’re consistently suffering from headaches or are prone to migraines, some potential triggers could be in your kitchen


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These Are the Signs You’re Having a Silent Migraine—and How to Treat It

When symptoms of a migraine creep up but you don't have the telltale head pain, you may be confused....


The Sneaky Warning Signs a Migraine Is Coming—and How to Stop Them

Headache specialists reveal the sneaky warning signs of a migraine, like food cravings, to watch for—and what to do...


There May Be a New Way to Treat Migraines in Women, Says Study

A possible migraine treatment has been out of bounds to many menopausal women—but that may be about to change

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8 Types of Headaches—and How to Get Rid of Them

A headache is not just a headache.



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9 Things That Can Happen to Your Body When You Get Too Much Sleep

Lots of us struggle to get enough shut-eye—but sleeping too much isn't good for you, either. Here's what happens when...


Here’s How to Predict When You’ll Get a Migraine, According to Science

If you're one of the millions of people debilitated by chronic migraine headaches, you'll want to be able to...



Can Stripes Trigger Migraines—and Even Seizures?

Striped patterns, whether seen on a shirt, wallpaper, building architecture, or even ocurring in nature can set off gamma oscillations...


What Your Weight Has to Do with Migraines

If you think you've pinned down the exact cause of your migraines, you could be overlooking one important factor.


Got Migraines? You Have Triple the Risk of Another Disorder

If you're one of the 37 million Americans who suffers from migraines, new research points to the high odds that...

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15 Signs Your Headache Could Be Something More Serious

Most headaches are nothing to be worried about, except when they are. Here, doctors give the scoop on your head...


Woke Up with a Headache? Here’s What to Do Next

Your body takes a break with certain functions at night: You produce fewer endorphins and enkephalins (natural pain killers) in...


Feverfew: A Natural Headache Cure

The extraordinary herb that can treat your migraine.


Act Fast: 7 Health Problems That Can’t Wait

In many cases, toughing out symptoms can cause irreversible harm. Protect yourself from annoying symptoms, lifelong pain—or worse.



Banana Hangovers? Surprising Headache Triggers You Didn’t Know About

As many of us recovered from a long weekend of merriment, friends, family—and, in many cases, too much alcohol—I wondered