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Migraine Clue Found in Gene Variant

Health & Wellness  (tags: genetics, headaches, migraines, health )

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Our understanding of what causes migraines has moved a step closer with the publication of a large European study.The study is the first genome wide association study of migraine risk factors, and is published online in Nature Genetics.

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milca V. (79)
Tuesday August 31, 2010, 6:43 am
thanx michelle! interesting... great site with great other articles too... noted!

Fiona Ogilvie (1018)
Tuesday August 31, 2010, 6:15 pm
I applaud this and other great work done by molecular biologists. Thank you, Michelle.

Tuesday August 31, 2010, 6:15 pm
Interesting. I get migraines and cluster headaches and breathing pure oxygen for 10 minutes takes them away without drugs.

Michael Carney (217)
Tuesday August 31, 2010, 6:28 pm
Also a Migraine sufferer, so anything that works, I'm for...

Mehdi H. (27)
Tuesday August 31, 2010, 6:30 pm
Noted. Thanks

Mary Hall (74)
Tuesday August 31, 2010, 6:33 pm
Thanks for the good news Michelle! As we learn more there is greater hope to find a cure or more efective treatment for sufferers of migraines.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday August 31, 2010, 7:26 pm
Noted...thanks Michelle. Will forward this to friends who suffer from migraines.

Kit B. (276)
Tuesday August 31, 2010, 9:35 pm
I live with migraines, this was interesting, but still no solution.

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