Migraine Triggers Directory
Migraines can be triggered by a variety of things: foods, weather, stress, activities, exercise, odors, sleepiness, hormones, and much more. Many people use a diary to keep track of their activities to determine their migraine triggers. Learning relaxation/stress-reducing techniques and getting enough sleep are two things that can help decrease your migraines. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how migraines are caused, how to find your triggers, how to prevent migraines, and much more.
Exercise Headaches: Why You Get Headaches After Working Out
A brief explanation of how exercise -- and other forms of exertion -- can cause headaches.
Migraine Prevention: How to Prevent & Avoid Migraine Headaches
WebMD provides tips for preventing painful migraines. Learn how medications and lifestyle changes can help.
How Smoking & Nicotine Can Cause Headaches
Find out about the link between smoking and headaches, and what you can do to prevent the pain.
Can Dental Work & Tooth Problems Cause Headaches or Migraines?
Can dental issues cause migraines? Find out why and what you can do about it.
Make sure migraines don't derail your sex life
Does your sex life suffer from migraines? It doesn't have to.
Treating Your Migraine Headache
These are the medications and devices that can treat your migraine headaches.
Avoid Exercise-Related Migraines
Do you get a migraine every time you work out? Learn how to avoid exercise-related migraines.
Find the foods that cause your migraines
Do you get migraines? You might be able to stop them if you can pinpoint the foods that trigger them.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Migraine Headaches
Learn about the many different symptoms, triggers, and treatments for these severe headaches. Pictures show the visual problems (aura) and brain structures affected.
Slideshow: Do These Foods Cause Migraines?
Many people say chocolate, wine, and coffee -- among other things -- trigger their migraine headaches. Let’s investigate. with thio
Slideshow: Migraine Warning Signs and What You Can Do
The earlier you catch a migraine, the easier it can be to treat. Here are a few warning signs to watch for and things you can do about them.
Slideshow: Surprising Headache and Migraine Triggers
What triggers headaches and migraines? WebMD shares some surprising causes of headaches,and tips to help you find relief.
Headache Quiz: Migraine Myths, Facts & Treatment
Have a headache? Take this quiz to see how much you know about migraines and how you can ease the pain with migraine treatment.
Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Headaches?
Have a headache? Take this quiz to see if you know headache symptoms, treatments, and how to tell the difference between migraines, cluster headaches, tension headaches, and sinus headaches.
Headache Quiz: Myths and Facts
Wrap your brain around your pounding headaches.