Migraine as a tension headache occurs as genetically complex and from the other hand as a factor is the environment in which we live. Genetic factors are more pronounced in migraine with aura.
There are two types of migraine crises including:
-migraine without aura and
-migraine with aura
Both of the types may appear in the same patient. But for the most part, about 90 percent of the cases, humans are suffering from migraine without aura.
How Migraine Manifests?
Migraine is a chronic affection evolving to migraine crises. A diagnosis is made with meticulous examination of the patient’s type of headache, signs accompanying headache and migraine headache performances. It manifest differently. Sometimes appear on the left side of the head, sometimes right. That it why is called hemicrania (half-head), but may be diffuse. It occurs sometimes on the neck and neck muscles and manifested by tightness or beating inside his head. The strength and intensity of the pain varies with the movement of the head so it requires peace, silence and immobility in bed, without any noise.
Migraine crisis are characterize by the fact that in 90 percent of people are suffering from nausea or vomiting. Some are sensible to light and therefore requires a dark room, which is calm and where there is no noise. Also some people the smell of cigarettes or perfumes bothers them. Before the occurrence of migraines can feel dizziness, body weakness, irritability and sensitivity to noise and have a depressed mood.
This headache affections your whole life, that’s why is a chronic affection. Chronic headache repeats more than 15 days within a month for a period of over 3 months without using drugs. Due to hormonal factors it is more common among females.
People suffering from this tension headache might have symptoms as:
- depressed mood,
- emotional fondness frustration and rigidity.
How To Treat Migraine?
Migraines can’t be completely cured, but migraine headache attacks can be reduced to a minimum. Much of these patients are treating themselves in their own, but it is advisable to go and consult a doctor. A drug is effective if a period of one to two hours reduces or terminates the headache and considers as a primary effect of the drug. As a secondary effect of efficiency consider reduction or cessation of nausea or vomiting. And lastly as a tertiary effects are thought recurrence of headache within 48 hours, starting from the moment when it decreases or stops after taking the anti-migraine.