Headaches

Hyper-sensitive brain network responsible for chronic headaches

Hyper-sensitive brain network responsible for chronic headaches

This abnormal hyper-sensitivity of brain networks, called Explosive Synchronization (ES), can be observed in other network phenomena as well across nature. 

Jan 13, 2018, 16:00 PM IST
Scientists identify new new drug that may stop migraines before they start

Scientists identify new new drug that may stop migraines before they start

Migraines can be debilitating and although a number of interventions exist, many only work for a certain time before they fail to prevent or relieve pain.

Dec 03, 2017, 17:03 PM IST
Indian surgeons perform complex brain surgery on Ghanaian patient with Arteriovenous Malformation

Indian surgeons perform complex brain surgery on Ghanaian patient with Arteriovenous Malformation

The challenging surgery, which took eight hours, was performed by surgeons at Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta Road in Bengaluru. 

May 12, 2017, 10:24 AM IST
Lupus – Symptoms, causes, reasons why it should be listed with non-communicable diseases

Lupus – Symptoms, causes, reasons why it should be listed with non-communicable diseases

Lupus is not contagious, which means you can't catch the disease from someone or spread to others.

May 10, 2017, 14:27 PM IST
The heat is here: Here's how to prevent summer-season migraines

The heat is here: Here's how to prevent summer-season migraines

Although there are a number of possible factors that may trigger migraines, studies indicate that a rise in temperature could be a major migraine trigger. 

Apr 18, 2017, 12:22 PM IST
Is aspirin really a 'wonder drug'? Scientists at IIT-Madras say common headache drug could cure cancer

Is aspirin really a 'wonder drug'? Scientists at IIT-Madras say common headache drug could cure cancer

Now, a research team from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-Madras) has claimed that aspirin can help terminate cancer cells.

Apr 10, 2017, 10:53 AM IST
These signs show you are addicted to caffeine!

These signs show you are addicted to caffeine!

Do you start your day drinking coffee?

Jan 03, 2017, 00:21 AM IST
Brain tumour patient cured using special technique

Brain tumour patient cured using special technique

A 35-year-old having a large brain tumour, that caused speech impediment, was cured using a special medical technique at a city hospital here, doctors said on Tuesday.

Dec 21, 2016, 00:36 AM IST

High estrogen: Five signs women should know!

Estrogen is responsible for the development and regulation of the women's reproductive system and vital for a woman's sexual development. 

Oct 27, 2016, 23:37 PM IST
Cure your headache with these yoga poses!

Cure your headache with these yoga poses!

Cure your headache with these yoga poses!

Jun 21, 2016, 11:12 AM IST

Persistent headache? Know the symptoms of brain tumour!

Headache is one of the most common symptoms experienced by people with brain tumours,

Jun 08, 2016, 14:06 PM IST

Simple ways to get rid of Migraine pain

Zee Media Bureau/Irengbam Jenny

New Delhi: Migraine headaches are the most common and painful things that a person can experience.

Dec 23, 2015, 16:29 PM IST

Asthma may lead to chronic migraine

 Pre-existing asthma may be a strong predictor of future chronic migraine attacks in individuals experiencing occasional migraine headaches, according to researchers from the University of Cincinnati (UC) in the US.

Dec 02, 2015, 00:00 AM IST

Sleepwalkers feel no pain even if seriously injured

Although sleepwalkers have an increased risk for headaches and migraines while awake, during sleepwalking episodes they are unlikely to feel pain even when they suffer an injury, a new study finds.

Nov 08, 2015, 20:31 PM IST

Viral fever: Know the symptoms of it!

Symptoms of viral fever can include a runny nose, sore throat, skin rashes, body aches.

Oct 05, 2015, 14:08 PM IST

Can excessive use of Wi-Fi, gadgets, trigger headaches, allergies?

 Should you worry about 'wireless allergies'?

Sep 12, 2015, 13:22 PM IST

Guard yourself against problems, sugar addicts!

If you are constantly craving sweet foods, you are a sugar addict! Beware against headaches and brush your teeth well.

Sep 06, 2015, 16:23 PM IST

How to tell if you're having a migraine!

Migraines are painful headaches often localized in a certain area of the head. It is accompanied by a pronounced sensitivity to light and sound. It can last from 2 to 72 hours and can be treated.

Jun 27, 2015, 06:49 AM IST
Chris Rogers backs Australia's decision to rule him out

Chris Rogers backs Australia's decision to rule him out

Australia left-hander Chris Rogers on Friday backed the decision by team's support staff to rule him out of the two-match Test series against the West Indies, but insists he will be ready for the forthcoming Ashes tour.

Jun 12, 2015, 17:30 PM IST

Teaching may come with a headache!

Teachers suffer psychosomatic disorders such as exhaustion, fatigue, and headaches more frequently than other occupational groups, Germany-based research has found.

Jun 06, 2015, 16:05 PM IST