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Hot Weather Triggers Migraines

Posted on May 20, 2009 in Uncategorized

By Rosanne Skirble Washington 12 March 2009 The annual cost attributed to migraines is estimated at $17 billion in the United States. A migraine can really make you sick. The pulsating headache is often associated with nausea and vomiting – even sensitivity to light, sound and smell. A study released this week in the journal Neurology looks at the weather as a possible trigger for this common chronic condition. Kenneth Mukamal is an internist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston and the lead author of the study. He says scientists know that certain foods, lack of sleep,...

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