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I drank some water very fast and got a slight brain freeze. it's been going for 15 minutes, is that normal?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
May have triggered: More of a migraine event. As you know, not unique for people who suffer migraine to experience "brain freeze", and a lengthy period of longer than a few seconds is not an event to fear, and perhaps merely represents the sensitivity of your chemoreceptors.

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Last updated Apr 2, 2013

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