Date was established by the World Federation of Neurology for rising of awareness of general public about importance of brain health. A theme of Day of a brain of 2019 — a migraine. To 16 percent of the population suffer of migraine, but women three times more often, than men.
The migraine is the incurable disease of obscure etiology not bound to brain damage and shown by attacks of strong headache. Thus patients notice that pains are more often unilateral and pulsing, accompanied by a nausea (or vomiting), amplify at an exercise stress. Duration of migraine attacks can be stretched from 4 o'clock till 3 days.