Migraine Headache FAQs Topic Guide
Migraine Headache FAQs: Migraines are severe headaches that last from four hours to three days. The pain may be accompanied by visual symptoms like auras as well. The exact cause of migraines is unclear, but researchers theorize it has to due with nerve or bloodflow malfunction. Migraines may be managed and/or prevented by a combination of medication and avoiding triggers.
Chronic Pain Chronic pain is pain that persists for a period of six months or longer, and is the result of a long-standing medical condition(s) or damage to the body. Common sources of chronic pain include headaches, back pain, and arthritis. There are several types of pain including general somatic pain, visceral pain, bone pain, muscle cramps, neuropathy, circulatory problems, and headache pain. Chronic pain may be managed with over-the-counter or prescription medications.
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