What are migraines?
Migraines are a type of headache characterized by throbbing pain on one or both sides of the head. Migraines are often debilitating and may even be accompanied by nausea, vomiting, sensitivity to light and sound, and auras.
What are migraine auras?
Migraines may be accompanied by auras, or flashes of light, which can mimic stars, zigzagging lines, or shimmering lights. Auras may even cause temporary blind spots that can impair vision for a period of...