Is it possible to have migraines with no headaches?

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    I have been told I have migraines and was wondering if you could answer a question for me. I have a constant/continuous dizziness feeling and the dizziness gets worse at certain times. Sometimes I am sensitive to light and usually the dizziness is worse at this time. I barely ever get headaches and if I do they are never that bad. I was wondering if it is possible to have migraines with no headaches? Thanks, Brooke.





    Dear Brooke;


    Yes, it is possible to have Migraines with no headache. For more information on this, please see:


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    John Claude Krusz and Teri Robert



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Published On: February 15, 2010