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(Science: disease) An often familial symptom complex of periodic attacks of vascular headache, usually temporal and unilateral in onset, commonly associated with irritability, nausea, vomiting, constipation or diarrhoea and often photophobia, attacks are preceded by constriction of the cranial arteries, usually with resultant prodromal sensory (especially ocular) symptoms and commence with the vasodilation that follows.

Origin: Gr. Hemikrania = an affection of half of the head

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Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... HOWEVER, an important note to everyone....I was on a hormone treatment and started having TEMPORAL LOBE SEIZURES. They started with an aura like a migraine does, but then the tingling in my temporal lobes and other symptoms occured such as a euphoric feeling afterwards like I get when I'm 'hypnotized" ...

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by mschrissy84
Fri Oct 26, 2012 6:14 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
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... could produce such an influx (or in this instance, outflux!) of horrible symptoms. When people tell me "oh yeah it's probably just a bug/migraine", I just simply cannot believe them.

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by blackmantis
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Re: Poisoned by antibiotics...can anyone help?

... including urinary tract, bowel, gum, tooth, vaginal and sinus infections; candida and other yeast infections; skin problems like acne and eczema; migraine headaches; asthma; ADHD; depression and anxiety; high cholesterol and chronic inflammation; nutrient deficiencies; difficult pregnancies; and ...

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by TheeLynnChase
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Fri May 14, 2010 4:21 pm
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angioedema subject

The best recognised include urticaria, angioedema, migraine, irritable bowel syndrome. Hi there, Got anything else on angioedema to mention? Perhaps someone here on the forum has the condition?

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by west
Wed Nov 04, 2009 2:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm allergic to any sugars!
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