Reason Behind Migraine
Although the exact cause of migraine is still unknown, environmental factors and genetics are often attributed to the occurrence of such condition. Migraine attack may be caused due to changes in interactions of the brainstem with trigeminal nerve, which is the primary pain pathway. Imbalance in certain chemicals such as serotonin may also trigger migraine.
Diet and Lifestyle
Avoid regular intake of pain mitigating medicines. Make sure you sleep (at least 7 hours a day) and eat at regular intervals... Read more
If you have a family history of migraines or symptoms of migraine, a doctor trained for treating headaches like neurologist... Read more
While there is no definitive cause of migraine known to scientists, it is usually seen after a change in weather conditions, stress... Read more
Ayurvedic therapies like Shirolepa (Application of herbal pastes which pacify Pitta Dosha like Sandalwood, camphor, Jatamansi)... Read more