Our Pegasus Headache & Migraine Institute targets the cause of the pain to eliminate the pain. You can count on us to ensure you that your pain relief and ongoing management could not be in better hands than those of our head pain specialists across Dallas-Ft. Worth.
Migraine headaches are the most common group of severe primary headaches. Statistics says that more than 37 million people in the U.S. suffer from migraines, with 91% of the survey population missing work or experiencing a decrease in normal functioning during a migraine attack.
Most of the time, migraines are preceded by an “aura”, which serves as a warning sign based on the spreading wave of increased brain activity, followed by a period of diminished brain activity.
John Green, an international best-selling author, said in one of his books: “That’s the thing about pain…it demands to be felt.” Indeed, pain is a part of human life. One can try ignoring the pain, but sometimes, like a metal spring pressed down on a table, no matter how long you try to hold it down, the pain will go right back up. Green, in his proverbial statement, has also depicted what it is like to have a migraine.
There are more than 3 million reported cases of headache or migraine pain each year. 3 million cases! And that’s just the people who go to the doctor for treatment. How many are out there trying to unsuccessfully self-medicate and continue to suffer alone? Sound like you?
What is a migraine? Migraine is not just a headache, but also a complex neurological event with different kinds of symptoms. Besides an intense or throbbing headache, some common symptoms include hypersensitivity to light or sounds, nausea and vomiting, visual disturbance, fatigue, and difficulty concentrating. Others also have sensitivity to touch or smell. Some have […]
Headaches which are also referred to as Cephalalgia, are one of the most common complaints encountered by the primary care physician all around the world. There could many causes that lead to a headache in everyday life. Most of the time it is triggered by lifestyle factors that can be treated at home by the […]