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Here's why chocolate and wine give some people migraines
 

Here's why chocolate and wine give some people migraines

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Scientists think they've figured out why chocolates and wine can trigger migraines in some unlucky people: it's down to gut microbes and the way they interact with chemicals in food.
 
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26 Oct 2016 - General
 
Whew! Good thing I am not suffering migraines from wine and chocolates. Hehe! But I have heard of people getting migraines from chocolates and this is good information about that. So food and drinks with high nitrate provide the bacteria fuel to furt...
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Good information right there. I found this part particularly interesting though regarding the relation of migraine and gut bacteria: "If it really does exist, one day there could be a range of treatments to alleviate migraines, like a "magi...
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I completely agree with you Alan. It is such a tragedy that one cannot enjoy the things that are there because of illnesses. I can imagine the feeling one may get if he / she is unable to eat chocolate, such a delicate food just because they are gett...
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Such a tragedy for those who experience migraine while drinking wine or having chocolates. The few things in life that we can enjoy without getting into trouble are taken away just like that. I feel you guys.. Anyway, Nitrates in the body are good as...
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Migraine is called the vascular headache. It is caused by vasodilation. If the venous sinuses of the brain dilate, it exerts some kind of pressure and pain is initiated. I was really confused about the fact of association of some foods with migraine....
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The association between chocolate and migraine is well known. I have a close relation of mine who is suffering from migraine, and I have been asked quite often the question, 'why does diet has so much of an impact on migraine headache?' '...
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