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Can migraines kill you?

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Dr. John Salvaggio
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In brief: Migraines

If someone is experiencing a severe, unusual headache, it is important to know if it is a migraine or something more serious.
Causes of a severe headache that could be fatal may include a ruptured blood vessel in the brain, or even an infection like meningitis. It would be unlikely to die from a migraine type of headache.

In brief: Migraines

If someone is experiencing a severe, unusual headache, it is important to know if it is a migraine or something more serious.
Causes of a severe headache that could be fatal may include a ruptured blood vessel in the brain, or even an infection like meningitis. It would be unlikely to die from a migraine type of headache.
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