Quick Intense Electromagnetic Field Stops Migraine

Thu, 22 Jun 2006 08:00 PM EST

... A hand-held electronic device, called TMS, delivers an electric current through a metal coil creating a sharp magnetic field that lasts only one millisecond. The magnetic field, say researchers, interrupts the migraine before it progresses on to the headache stage. Migraine sufferers often get a warning that an intense headache is on the way. [click link for full article] ...