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Eukaryon

Class Year

2008

Keywords

doctor-patient relationship, aura, pseudo-migraine

Abstract

Migraines have been known to affect human beings since the beginning of history. These incapacitating and debilitating headaches affect a surprisingly large number of people, who often suffer quietly and patiently. Dr. Oliver Sacks analyzes this disorder thoroughly in the revised edition of his brilliant book, Migrane. He copiously cites contemporary and past resources to provide the reader with an unbiased and succinct understanding of the workings of this disease.

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Eukaryon is published by students at Lake Forest College, who are solely responsible for its content. The views expressed in Eukaryon do not necessarily reflect those of the College. Articles published within Eukaryon should not be cited in bibliographies. Material contained herein should be treated as personal communication and should be cited as such only with the consent of the author.