Top 75 Migraine and Headache Questions, #2

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    Can hot weather cause migraines even if I keep hydrated? Where I live, when it got into week 2 of 110+ degree heat, my migraines started. I drink lots and LOTS of water. Happens every summer. My usual meds don't help. Joanne.


    Dear Joanne;

    The short answer is yes. For some Migraineurs, even being in a room that's too warm, can trigger a Migraine in the middle of the winter.

    Good luck,
    John Claude Krusz and Teri Robert

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Published On: April 10, 2007