TMJ Headache Treatment & Food Allergy Headache Treatment

TMJ Headache Treatment & Food Allergy Headache Treatment Millions of people suffer from headaches, but what many don’t realize is that there is usually an underlying cause. National Headache Institute specializes in treating headaches caused by a variety of other ailments, including those related to TMJ pain or food allergies. TMJ Headaches Roughly half of […]

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Can Acupuncture Help with Migraines?

Migraines are agonizing headaches that can disrupt your entire life, making it all but impossible to work, take care of children, or even just enjoy your favorite activities. Often, a migraine can make you feel as if you just want to crawl into a dark room and sleep to escape the pain. As if the […]

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Are Smartphones Causing Your Headache?

Migraines are one of the most painful headaches a person can have, right after cluster headaches. Migraines are also one of the most prevalent headaches, affecting about 12 percent of people around the world, including children. There are a number of causes for migraines including weather and hormone changes, but what about your smartphone?    […]

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How Can I Prevent Menstrual Migraines?

Migraines are excruciating headaches that can make the simplest tasks impossible. Getting out of bed in the morning with a migraine can seem like a futile exercise, let alone actually going to work. The pain can be a pounding sensation, like a hammer in the head or sharp and shooting, like being stabbed with a needle or […]

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Cluster Headache vs. Migraine: How to Tell the Difference

Headaches come in all shapes and sizes, but many of them have similarities that make it difficult to distinguish them. For example, migraines and cluster headaches are very different types of headaches, but they have many similarities that make it difficult to make an accurate diagnosis. How do you tell the difference between the two? Cluster Headaches vs. […]

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Can Stress Cause Chronic Headaches?

We’ve all had the occasional headache that comes from being under extreme stress, but for those who suffer from chronic headaches, it can be frustrating when friends and family suggest too much stress is causing their headaches.   This is a problem for everyone who suffers from chronic pain. Because you can’t see it, it’s assumed by others who […]

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Why Do I Have a Headache on the Left Side of My Head?

Headaches can be disturbing, especially if their cause is unknown. But, they are also very common, occurring in about 50 percent of adults. There are two types of headaches, primary and secondary types, and both types can have different symptoms. But they can also have similar symptoms, making them difficult to distinguish from one another. A […]

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How to Get Rid of Cluster Headaches

Cluster headaches can be excruciating, often surpassing migraines on the pain scale. Many people describe the pain as a stabbing sensation, like a hot poker stabbing them through the eye.   Because the pain sensation and location is similar to that of a migraine, cluster headaches can often be misdiagnosed. But these headaches have very distinctive characteristics that set them apart from other painful […]

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(Infographic) Ocular Migraines: Triggers and Treatments

Awhile ago, we broke down some of the most common causes and treatments for ocular migraines in another post. Now were taking this to the next level and offering all of this information in a fun and easy-to-read format: the infographic! Check it out below and share it with your fellow migraine sufferers!Download PDF

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10 Most Common Causes of Chronic Daily Headache 

If you suffer from chronic daily headaches, you know how much they can affect your life. Chronic headaches make going about your daily activities agonizing, no matter what type of chronic headache you have. But what causes chronic headaches?   1. Stress, Anxiety, and Depression  The most common trigger of chronic headaches is stress, and stress can come […]

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