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Migraine news this week: September 3
Catch up on the migraine headlines over Labor Day weekend!
If accurate, the girl’s invention won’t just help her mom. Early warning can allow sufferers to take medication before a migraine starts. This can help reduce or prevent the entire migraine attack.
migraine specialist instead of a neurologist or general practitioner.
Relaxation techniques help many migraine sufferers. More research is needed, but this exciting discovery means virtual reality could be a new, drug-free chronic migraine treatment in the future.
Researchers at the University of British Columbia tested a new method of observing it. They used EEG sensors placed on rats’ scalps to read electrical signals from the brain while CSD occurred in the rats. The signals they saw were the same as typically seen during CSD. This means that researchers can now attempt to study CSD without having to go into a person’s head. This could help researchers more easily determine migraine’s causes and search for new treatments.