From the January 1982 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Double Headache

Many of these items are contrary to AA philosophy. Their publication here does not mean that the Grapevine endorses or approves them; they are offered solely for your information.

Says Rosemary Dudley, president of Canada's Migraine Foundation, "For years, we didn't know that alcohol can be a trigger for migraine, and it's a major one. Both a migraine attack and alcohol dilate the blood vessels. So alcohol not only can bring on an attack, but can intensify one that has already started.

"Many people fall into the trap of General Ulysses S. Grant, who suffered...

-- Pat Ohlendorf