11/20/07 #9 - Does one migraine always mean more are on the way?

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    I am a 16 year old boy, who does lots of sport and eats well. The other day I suffered from what I thought was a headache but now turns out to have been a migraine - the flashing in the corner of my eye, the very concentrated pain, etc. I was wondering do people ever get one migraine or once you have one, does that always mean more are on the way? thanks, Don.
     

     

    Answer:

     

    Dear Don;

     

    There really isn't a definite answer to your question. Migraine is a neurological disease. At this time, there's no known cure. Some Migraineurs experience only a few Migraines in their entire lives, others experience them quite frequently. It varies from person to person, and nobody can really predict how it will go for you.

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Published On: November 20, 2007