Alcohol consumption increases the risk of migraine attacks, says study

Alcohol consumption increases the risk of migraine attacks, says study

Migraines are severely painful and recurring headaches. According to the American Migraine Foundation (AMF), nearly 36 million Americans are afflicted with this disorder. There are many triggers known to cause a migraine attack and one of them is alcohol. Corroborating this further, a recent study, published in the European Journal of Neurology in December 2018, found that alcoholic drinks act as serious triggers of migraine and have an impact on the consumption behavior of alcoholic beverages. Continue reading

Innovative ideas presented at the Ohio Opioid Science Challenge to curb menace of opioid crises

Innovative ideas presented at the Ohio Opioid Science Challenge to curb menace of opioid crises

While the federal authorities and think tanks are working hard to bring the opioid crisis in the United States under control, researchers, service providers, and individuals are also doing their bit in contributing towards this task, with their innovations and inventions. In this context, a global technology challenge was organized in Ohio, for which hundreds of ideas were submitted from across the U.S. Continue reading