Headache Facts

Written by je Dunn

FACT: Headaches Affect Nearly 90% of Men and 95% of Women. All kinds of pains are bad. But there is nothing as mentally exhausting as a headache.

It affects our well-being, our productivity and even our social existence. After a headache we feel mentally drained and physically exhausted. But then we come torepparttar interesting question, should a bad headache keep a good man down? To find a solution to this question, it is important that we understand more about headaches.

Headaches are of different types. They can be identified as headaches due to migraine, sinus and tension.Now these headaches are very different but they do affectrepparttar 146827 same part that isrepparttar 146828 head in general.So if we understand more about them we can reach an interesting conclusion.

Migraines Causes and Cures

Written by je Dunn


A migraine is a splitting headache that just seems to set in apparently due to no reason at all.

The reasons for a migraine are mainly vascular. That means that certain changes inrepparttar blood vessels that supply blood torepparttar 146826 brain trigger ofrepparttar 146827 pain. Of course,repparttar 146828 causes for thechanges inrepparttar 146829 blood vessels may vary from person to person but this is generally how it starts.

Migraines are easilyrepparttar 146830 most common headache syndrome. It affects 10 to 15 percent ofrepparttar 146831 global population. One peculiar feature of a migraine is that it usually starts in childhood or adolescence and is most common in young and middle-aged adults.

The only good thing about a migraine is that it usually stops as people get older.

Migraines have nothing to do with a person's background, upbringing, or social class. Migraines do not discriminate. Migraines have a strong impact onrepparttar 146832 quality of a person' s life. It affects not onlyrepparttar 146833 person but alsorepparttar 146834 lives of those who move in close contact with he person. Migraine attacks can some times be so severe that person may have to abandon his or her routine activities for three or four days at a stretch.

Oncerepparttar 146835 pain of a migraine sets in, it is sheer agony. It is almost as if one side of your head is being ripped off. There is very little a person can do to stop this pain. The good thing about a migraine is that it is transient, that isrepparttar 146836 pain will go away after sometime. This usually happens afterrepparttar 146837 person gets a few hours of sound sleep. Butrepparttar 146838 worst thing about migraines is that they recur. But migraines too can be prevented to a very large extent asrepparttar 146839 tips below explain. There are two main types of migraine,repparttar 146840 classic migraine andrepparttar 146841 common migraine. Bothrepparttar 146842 classic andrepparttar 146843 common kind can occur as often as several times a week or as rarely as once every few years.

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