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Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience in Rheumatology
May: Be alternative for some , it causes vasodilation which help some.

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
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49 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: Prevalence of migraine is 2.5% under the age of 7, 5% from age 7 to puberty, and 10% in postpubertal girls. Migraine without aura is twice more comm ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Justin Fuehrer
9 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Medications, etc...: There are a variety of medications that can stop a migraine after it has started, as well as help to prevent migraines from occurring in the first pla ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Lederman
39 years experience in Dentistry
See MD: First, you need a diagnosis. Start with primary md, who can then refer you to appropriate specialist. Identify and avoid known triggers. Mediations ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Kaufman
18 years experience in Internal Medicine
Maybe: You may be able to but should you? There are a lot of factors to going on disability. Migraine can be a challenge to overcome but most folks can with ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Farbman
25 years experience in Neurology
Migraine neurologist: Given your age and your likely lack of other symptoms, your headaches are almost certainly migraines. I would suspect that you are taking something li ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lori Wagner
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Women have a higher incidence than men, and migraines typically start when we are younger (20s-30s), sometimes even younger...
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Reynolds
34 years experience in Pain Management
Lots: See a neurologist or pain medicine md with headache treatment experience. The latest research indicates that overuse of either triptans or opiates is ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Migraine attacks may be triggered by many things--perfume, food or lack of it (skipping meals etc..), lack of sleep, stress are common culprits. Some ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience in Family Medicine
They could.: Some people's migraines just run their course for the day and they wake up the net morning feeling fine. For others, it's a little more complicated - ... Read More
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