Can Popcorn Give You A Headache?

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Can the smell of popcorn be a Migraine trigger?

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I have a friend who claims the smell of popcorn is triggering her migraines, however she can eat popcorn.  Is this possible?  I could see that eating popcorn might, but I highly doubt about the smell alone itself triggering her migraine. Thanks, Suzanne.

 

 

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Dear Suzanne;

 

It is entirely possible for the smell of popcorn to be a Migraine trigger. It's possible for any smell to be a trigger for some people. Triggers vary greatly from one individual to...

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