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Can staying well hydrated stave off a migraine?
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Dr. William Austen
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
For some patients this is very important.
Irrelevant for others if it works for you than you should do it.

In brief: Yes
For some patients this is very important.
Irrelevant for others if it works for you than you should do it.
Dr. William Austen
Dr. William Austen
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Dr. Louise Andrew
Emergency Medicine
In brief: Sometimes
If your migraines are triggered by dehydration, then the most obvious, cheapest and most effective cure is not to get dehydrated.
Incidentally, the commonest cause of dehydration (except in a desert) is drinking alcohol. Alcohol, especially tequila and red wine, are very common migraine triggers for many people.

In brief: Sometimes
If your migraines are triggered by dehydration, then the most obvious, cheapest and most effective cure is not to get dehydrated.
Incidentally, the commonest cause of dehydration (except in a desert) is drinking alcohol. Alcohol, especially tequila and red wine, are very common migraine triggers for many people.
Dr. Louise Andrew
Dr. Louise Andrew
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
In brief: Ha
Yes.

In brief: Ha
Yes.
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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