TITLE

WHAT'S THE CONNECTION? HEADACHES & DIET

AUTHOR(S)
Rubin, Karen Wilk
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
FoodService Director;11/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores the connection between headaches and diet. Factors that can trigger migraine headaches; Effect of caffeine on migraines; Food additives that have been cited as potential triggers for headaches; Tips on reducing headaches.
ACCESSION #
5783476

 

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