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Cleveland Clinic: “When to Call the Doctor about Your Headache Symptoms.”
CMAJ: “Acupuncture for migraine prophylaxis: a randomized controlled trial.”
Reviewed by Lawrence C. Newman, MD on June 05, 2017
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