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Headache and Migraine Organizations

National Headache Foundation

The National Headache Foundation exists to enhance the medical treatment of headache. It serves as a resource for people who suffer from headaches, physicians, allied health professionals, and the public.

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Understanding Migraine -- Symptoms

The symptoms of migraines include: A brief period of depression, irritability, anxiety, moodiness, and decreased appetite as much as 24 hours before the onset of a headache Symptoms of an aura an hour or less before head pain starts A severe, throbbing headache, sometimes concentrated on only one side of the head or around one eye lasting between four and 72 hours A headache that worsens with exertion Nausea and vomiting Extreme sensitivity to light, so painful to the eyes an...

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American Headache Society

The American Headache Society is a professional society of health care providers dedicated to the study and treatment of headache and face pain.

MAGNUM: The National Migraine Association

Magnum: Migraine Awareness Group: A National Understanding for Migraineurs, was created to raise awareness of migraines as a neurological disease.

WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by David T. Derrer, MD on December 06, 2013

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