. . . that Migraine can actually kill?
Unfortunately, it's true. If the pain of a
Migraine attack lasts 72 hours with less than four hours relief while
awake, it is classified Status Migrainousus, and immediate medical
care is needed.
For more information, see:
Head Pain: NOT To Be Ignored!
"Better safe than sorry," could never be more true. More people died
from Migrainous Stroke last year than were murdered by handguns. Don't
to Abi, Migrainous Stroke Victim
Abi Smith was a member of our "headache family." On November 12, at the
age of 21, Abi lost her life to a migrainous stroke. Her last request of
me was to educate people about Migraine to try to prevent this happening
to others. Since education is a primary focus of MAGNUM, the National
Migraine Association, I have made arrangements for donations to honor