The Trigger Fairies
All joking aside, migraine attacks involve much more than the painful headache. The most common symptoms in our 2015 Migraine in America Survey are head pain, sensitivity to light and sound, and difficulty concentrating. Symptoms can change from person to person and attack to attack. Even head pain can vary and be mild to severe, throbbing or steady, one-sided or two-sided. To learn more about the varied migraine symptoms, start here. Also, the "fairies" shown above, perfume and sunshine, are just two possible migraine triggers.
Can you tell when a migraine attack is coming?