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Submission + - Why Do Women Get More Migraines than Men? (sciencemag.org)

sciencehabit writes: Migraines are a battle of the sexes that women might prefer not winning. Each year, roughly three times more women than men—up to 18% of all women—suffer from the debilitating headaches, as tallied by epidemiological surveys in Europe and the United States. A new brain imaging study may explain the divide: The brains of women with migraines appear to be built differently than those of their male counterparts.
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Why Do Women Get More Migraines than Men?

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