Why Migraine Sufferers May Want to Eat More Fish

A diet high in omega-3s, the fats found in fish, and low in omega-6s, found in many vegetable oils, led to fewer headaches.

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Headache Research Advances Though Cures Are Elusive

Research into these often mysterious and debilitating disorders has languished. That’s changing.

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She Seemed Destined for Olympic Glory. Brain Injuries Ended That.

Ellie Furneaux looked like she was going to become Britain’s next star in the sledding sport skeleton. But a series of concussions took a heavy toll.

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She Had a Headache for Months. Then She Could Barely See.

It was the worst headache she’d ever experienced and she’d never had visual changes before. Were the two somehow connected?

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At 12, She’s a Covid ‘Long Hauler’

Although most young people recover quickly, doctors are seeing more children and teens with lingering fatigue and other chronic problems.

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