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How do I care for someone in the aura phase?

To care for someone who experiences the aura phase prior to a migraine, help them determine activities or behaviors that may bring on a headache. Stress, not getting enough sleep, and certain medications may all be possible culprits. Watch for symptoms of a coming migraine, and keep medications on hand to help treat and manage their symptoms.

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