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Migraine headaches are a fairly common condition, but for those who suffer from them, they can make life extremely difficult. With symptoms like throbbing headaches, nausea and vomiting, sensitivity to sound and light, and even changes to vision like flashes of light or blind spots, when a migraine hits it can be difficult to engage with everyday life. In fact, migraines are so debilitating they are the second leading cause of disability for those younger than 50.
Unfortunately, migraines can also be difficult to treat. While multiple prescription medications exist for migraines, they aren't always effective for many of the migraine sufferers who try them. This has left many looking for alternative treatments for migraines.
But a new study may give migraine sufferers a reason to hope that cannabis could be a helpful alternative for treating these intense headaches. According to...
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