According to the World Health Organization (WHO), headaches are one of the most common disorders of the nervous system, with an estimated 47 percent of the population suffering from at least one headache within the past year. There are a variety of different types of headaches, with the most commonly recognized types being migraine, tension-type headaches and cluster headaches. Headache disorders are a worldwide health concern, affecting individuals of all ages, races, socio-economic status and all geographical areas.
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You may think that your income level has nothing to do with how you experience pain; however, recently published research in Neurology has shown that individuals who have lower incomes also have more pain from migraines. The recent study examined whether suffering from migraines limits an individual’s education and employment potential, which can ultimately lead to a lower income status. The study also posed the question of whether having a stressful life with limited access to healthcare leads to an …Read more
Studies are showing women should be saying “yes” a lot more often than they are! A new study in the Journal of Sexual Medicine shows that a whopping 90 percent of women with migraines and tension headaches also have sexual problems, and 29 percent of these women are stressed about their sex lives.
So the answer becomes abundantly clear. But it’s not so easy. The tie between migraines (or headaches in general) and sex is one that is relatively complex. …Read more