'Mindfulness' can improve adults' poor health caused by childhood adversity

A new study has revealed that mindfulness and accepting the present moments can help in improving the health of adults who were mistreated or ignored as kids.

Daily meditation may reduce migraine pain

For those suffering from migraine attacks, daily meditation might be a good idea for instant relief.

High intake of pain killers damages kidney: Expert

High intake of pain killers during migraine can lead to long-term side effects such as kidney damage and ulcers in the stomach, a health expert said here Thursday.

`Men suffer more headaches during sex than women`

Do you often suffer a headache while making love or after the act -- don`t worry for you are not alone.

New drugs could prevent migraine attacks from occurring

Researchers have developed drugs that are aimed at preventing migraine attacks from occurring, rather than stopping the attacks once they have started.

Soon, quicker and more precise way to diagnose stroke

In an attempt to prevent deaths from stroke, scientists are creating a new blood test that could quickly and more accurately confirm whether someone is having a stroke and what kind.

Mild brain injury may not always show symptoms

In the absence of any definitive diagnostic test, treatment of concussion or `mild traumatic brain injury` generally depends on symptoms such as headache, nausea, dizziness and confusion.

A device to prevent migraines

Pills are passé. Medicine`s new trend is “electroceuticals” that treat ailments with electricity rather than chemicals. And this may be good news for those who suffer from migraines.

Now, headband that could make migraines history

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a nerve-stimulating headband as the first medical device to prevent migraine headaches.

Top 5 reasons why we get headaches

Headache is one of the most common complaints that people make and when it strikes, one has no choice. Headaches can be described as a muscular tension in the head, neck or shoulder. It is caused by wrong functioning or one can say congestion of the blood vessels that provide blood to the brain and nerves.

Fresh hope for migraine sufferers

A new study has suggested that Candesartan is just as effective as more the commonly prescribed propranolol when it comes to preventing migraine attacks.

Headache: Top 5 tests and treatments to avoid

Doctors who specialize in treating head pain, such as chronic migraines, are the latest to list the procedures and treatments they think have risks or costs that may outweigh the benefits to patients.

Soon, headache to become history

Researchers have claimed that a device implanted in patients` heads has shown promising results towards curing headaches.

Top 5 reasons that can trigger migraine

When a migraine attacks, one has no choice. Migraine can be described as a chronic neurological disorder epitomised by moderate to severe headaches.

Migraines `not linked to income levels`

Contrary to the theory that social stressors increase the rate of migraine in low-income people, researchers have found that the remission rate when migraines stop occurring for a time or for good was the same regardless of income.

Rising stress causing headaches; women more affected

Headache is a pain in the head region, while migraine is a type of headache.

6.5 cm tumour removed from 16-year-old girl`s brain

Neurosurgeons of a private hospital here successfully removed a 6.5 cm large tumour from the brain of a 16-year-old girl from Bihar saving her life, the hospital authorities said today.

7 easy ways to keep headache at bay without taking a pill!

Drinking plenty of plain and crystal pure water can give you a big relief since dehydration can lead to headache.

Migraine sufferers may have different time perception

People with migraines may feel like time passes a bit more slowly than it actually does, a new study has revealed.

Migraine `much more than just bad headache`

Migraine can be a genetic disorder, making it common for children whose parents experience migraines to do the same.