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Migraines: More than just a headache

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Migraines are painful, recurring headaches that can last for hours or even days. Migraine pain can be so severe that it may keep you from going to work or school, or from spending time with family and friends.

Although there is no cure for migraines, many people have found relief thanks to medication, self-help remedies, and lifestyle changes.

The first step in managing your migraines is to work closely with your doctor to get a firm diagnosis?'make sure your headaches really are migraines and not some other kind of headache (like a tension, cluster, or sinus headache).

Remember: You don't have to accept the pounding pain and just "wait it out." There are lots of options for treating'and preventing'painful migraines.
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