Migraine-reducing device: Cefaly, new wearable remedy, could help with chronic attacks.

The Odd-Looking Wearable Device That Could Prevent Migraines

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March 13 2014 2:38 PM

The Odd-Looking Wearable Device That Could Prevent Migraines

Meet Cefaly.

It might look like a discarded prop from Star Trek, but by stimulating the nerves beneath the forehead with an electrical current, Cefaly can make migraines less painful and less frequent. It’s already available in Canada, retailing for $250.

Jim Festante is an actor/writer in Los Angeles and regular video contributor to Slate. He is the author of the Image Comics miniseries The End Times of Bram and Ben.

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