New hope for 'migraine' cure

Now you may soon find relief from migraine headaches as a new class of drugs is in the works to cure the pain.

How Yoga can help you ward off diseases?

Yoga be a cure for a lot of diseases. Incorportate yoga in your life for a healthy mind and body.

Now, healthier wine that doesn't give you morning after hangover

 Scientists have developed a "jailbreaking" yeast that has the potential to boost health benefits of wine and reduce the toxic byproducts that cause your after headache.

'Headache may be only symptom of brain tumour'

Headache could be the only symptom of brain tumour in many cases, say researchers, suggesting that CT scans and other neuro-imaging tests for people with headache could prove to be helpful tools in spotting the deadly disease.

Migraine may double facial paralysis risk

Migraine may double the risk of a nervous system condition that causes facial paralysis called Bell's palsy, new research says.

Soon, nasal spray for 'better' migraine pain relief

A new research has revealed that scientists are developing a novel prochlorperazine nasal spray formulation for better migraine pain relief.

Defective nerve insulation triggers migraine

The unbearable headache that migraine patients suffer is due to cellular-level changes in nerve structure, says a study.

Shun pills, try sex to get relief from migraine

Got a throbbing or pulsing sensation in one area of the head? Forget pills and go between the sheets to relieve migraine symptoms.

'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.

Temporary facilities pose World Cup headache for FIFA

An unpaved area of 140,000 square metres around the Porto Alegre stadium is among FIFA`s biggest headaches with three months to go until the World Cup in Brazil, secretary general Jerome Valcke said on Thursday.

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.