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# migraine - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Three cups of coffee a day increases your chances of a migraine, according to new research
# Caffeine
# Caffeine

Three cups of coffee a day increases your chances of a migraine, according to new research

Aug 8th 2019, 6:20 AM 15,175 Views 15 Comments

One to two caffeinated drinks were reported to have no impact on migraine odds but any more than that increased the likelihood of one occurring.

# migraine - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Migraine associated with heart attack, stroke, blood clots and irregular heart rate
# Stroke
# Stroke

Migraine associated with heart attack, stroke, blood clots and irregular heart rate

Feb 1st 2018, 6:15 AM 15,083 Views 36 Comments

Around one billion people worldwide are affected by migraine.

# migraine - Thursday 30 November, 2017

'Real change': Breakthrough drug could halve length of migraine attacks
# Clear Head
# Clear Head

'Real change': Breakthrough drug could halve length of migraine attacks

Nov 30th 2017, 9:17 PM 13,806 Views 18 Comments

Half of those who took part in the trial saw the length of their migraine reduce when they took the drug erenumab.

# migraine - Sunday 23 October, 2016

Autumn could be to blame for your worsening migraine
# Tis The Season
# Tis The Season

Autumn could be to blame for your worsening migraine

Oct 23rd 2016, 7:40 AM 23,083 Views 34 Comments

There are approximately half a million people in Ireland who suffer from migraine, described as “a brain malfunction with a headache”.

# migraine - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Want to know how to manage migraine? Here's some advice from an expert
# Column
# Column

Want to know how to manage migraine? Here's some advice from an expert

Sep 18th 2016, 12:00 PM 2,885 Views 30 Comments

Jane Whelan from the Migraine Association of Ireland gives advice about how to manage and live with migraine.

# migraine - Saturday 17 September, 2016

The search for a cure for migraine - one of the most disabling illnesses in the world
# Migraine
# Migraine

The search for a cure for migraine - one of the most disabling illnesses in the world

Sep 17th 2016, 6:00 PM 23,714 Views 45 Comments

More than half a million people in Ireland suffer from migraine, and this can have a serious impact on their ability to reach their potential.

# migraine - Friday 23 May, 2014

For pregnant women there are 85 different types of headache
# Migraine
# Migraine

For pregnant women there are 85 different types of headache

May 23rd 2014, 7:30 AM 9,454 Views 19 Comments

Most are benign according to a new study but women should be aware of more serious types.

# migraine - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Debilitating impact of migraine on sufferers is 'not recognised' by people
# Pain Relief
# Pain Relief

Debilitating impact of migraine on sufferers is 'not recognised' by people

Apr 24th 2014, 1:46 PM 9,979 Views 58 Comments

New drug trials announced in America could bring hope to migraine sufferers.

# migraine - Friday 21 March, 2014

Pharmacists want migraine medicine taken off prescription
# What A Pain
# What A Pain

Pharmacists want migraine medicine taken off prescription

Mar 21st 2014, 10:40 AM 18,612 Views 57 Comments

Over half a million people in Ireland suffer with migraine headaches.

# migraine - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Cork GP died after brain surgery and migraine misdiagnosis
# Inquest
# Inquest

Cork GP died after brain surgery and migraine misdiagnosis

Sep 28th 2011, 11:52 AM 6,004 Views 11 Comments

Forty-year-old Dr Niamh Long died after complications during brain surgery to treat a serious haemorrhage which was initially diagnosed as migraine.

# migraine - Friday 18 February, 2011

Grammys reporter Serene Branson did not suffer a stroke
# Grammy Awards
From The Daily Edge
# Grammy Awards

Grammys reporter Serene Branson did not suffer a stroke

Feb 18th 2011, 4:29 PM 959 Views 0 Comments

Doctors say she was experiencing a migraine when she slurred her words live on air at the Grammy Awards.

# migraine - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Patients experience six-month delays for vital neurological services
# Health
# Health

Patients experience six-month delays for vital neurological services

Feb 15th 2011, 1:59 PM 684 Views 0 Comments

A damning Neurological Alliance Ireland report shows that the state of neurological care in Ireland is “grossly inadequate”, says a leading consultant neurologist.