news: exercise ineffective in reducing frequency, intensity of migraines

Contrary to the common advice that migraineurs exercise to prevent migraines, research shows that exercise has little influence in reducing the frequency or intensity of migraine attacks.

Exercise Unlikely to Curb Migraine Pain

While migraine frequency and intensity were not shown to be reduced, the pain associated with attacks was demonstrated to be diminished by regular exercise.

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