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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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    Lifestyle Tips to Manage Migraines

    Brian Carter, 41, had his first migraine in his 20s. "I worked from home, and I'd try to keep working but couldn't," he says. "I'd get nauseous. Doing anything felt painful, so I'd lie down and put a pillow over my head." Sound familiar? If you're one of the 36 million Americans who get migraines, you probably know that the awful pain is no ordinary headache. Migraines are defined as moderate to severe pain lasting 4 to 72 hours, usually on one side of the head. The pain gets worse with exercise,...

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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 26, 2015

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