Migraine triggers in a small office with two people?

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    Can migraines be triggered by environment such as, being in a enclosed small office shared by 2 people?

    Thank you for your time, Marites.




    Dear Marites;


    There are a number of potential triggers in such an environment:

    • Stuffiness, lack of air circulation.
    • Fragranced products worn by your office mate.
    • Too much noise.

    Keep a Migraine diary and make notes of the conditions in your office on the days you get Migraines. This can help you identify any triggers in your office environment.


    Good luck,
    John Claude Krusz and Teri Robert



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Published On: March 06, 2010