Monday, January 11, 2010

Breakthrough cure for migraine sufferers?

"In a potentially breakthrough discovery, scientists have worked out why light makes migraines worse, which could pave the way for new treatments for common crippling headaches - migraines affect one in eight men and women and lead to more sick days than any other illness - at a cost of a massive £2billion a year to the economy."

Erm well, I could have told you that! Mum had always told me that if you have a headache/migraine then it is best to have a rest i.e. rest your eyes/go for a nap then when you wake up your headache/migraine should ease up. Did no one of this little piece of knowledge? Thought it was common sense...

Original article from goodtoknow

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