Migraine headaches affect 28 million Americans and are a major cause of missed work. A migraine headache is actually an enlargement of the blood vessels in the brain. Generally described as intense throbbing or pounding pain on one side of the head, Migraines can sometimes be accompanied by nausea, vomiting, diarrhea cold hands or feet and sensitivity to light.
A Migraine attack can last between 4 and 72 hours and the specialists at The Franklin Pain Center understand that this is time you can’t afford to waste. Treatment is aimed at controlling the pain associated with Migraine headaches to allow for participation in daily activities.