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    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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    Avoid Exercise-Related Migraines

    Talk about a double-edged sword. There are so many benefits to exercising if you're prone to migraines. But for some people, a sweat session can actually trigger one of these painful pounders. On the plus side, "Exercise is a potent stress reliever, and stress is commonly linked to migraine attacks," says Timothy Houle, PhD, associate professor in the Pain Mechanisms Lab at Wake Forest School of Medicine. Whether it's due to its ability to tame tension or some other benefit, regular exercise has...

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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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