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Migraine Trivia Challenge Answers and Winners: Week 1!
June is Migraine Awareness Month.
The Daily Migraine, the Migraine Research Foundation, and Migraine Again have teamed up to bring some fun to Migraine Awareness Month!
Congratulations to Melissa Mejia in Ohio and Jesse Reid in Nova Scotia for each winning a $50 Amazon giftcard from last week’s Migraine Trivia Challenge!Didn’t play last week? Here’s what you missed. Be sure to come back to play this Friday for another chance to win.
Question 1: Though it’s very common, migraine is often misunderstood by the general public. Which of these popular statements about migraine is false?
- Migraine is a really bad headache.
- Migraine is a neurological disease.
- Migraine is the 8th most disabling illness in the world.
- Migraine is the 3rd most prevalent illness in the world.
Question 2: 12% of the world’s population suffers from migraine. Which of these famous people is not known to be among that 12%?
- Whoopi Goldberg
- Lisa Kudrow
- Meryl Streep
- Hugh Jackman
Question 3: The media went crazy over the unsubstantiated claim that a daith piercing could help prevent migraines. Where is the “daith” located?
- Between your nostrils
- Right eyebrow
- A cartilage fold in your ear
- Middle of your tongue
Question 4: There are no universal migraine triggers, but some are more common than others. Which of these is not a common trigger?
- Weather changes
- Skipping a meal
Question 5: Migraine has been reported in kids as young as 18 months old. About 10% of school-age children suffer from migraine and it often interferes with their busy lives. Around what time of year do kids’ headaches increase?
- Around their birthdays
- During the summer
- At the start of the school-year
- At the end of the school-year
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