It is the repeated attack of severe headache. The pain is usually one sided and throbbing or pulsating. They are accompanied usually with nausea, vomiting and sensitivity to light and sound. These headaches could last for 4hrs or to even 3 days. The pain is so severe that they interfere with the day to day activities. It is possible that it occurs several times a week or very rarely as once or twice a year.
The causes for migraines have not been exactly established. There are things that can trigger a migraine. Different people are triggered by different factors, they are
Additional symptoms are also recurrent to some people. These symptoms are called â€œaurasâ€. They could include
It is possible to treat migraine at home along with pain medications prescribed by doctors. Lying in a dark room and some good sleep also helps during migraine.