Chili Peppers Seen Helping 36 Million Migraine Sufferers

Chili Peppers Seen Helping 36 Million Migraine Sufferers

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The link between how skin reacts when rubbed with chili oil and what happens in the brain during a migraine has attracted the world’s largest biotechnology company, Amgen Inc., and other companies seeking to create medicines for the more than 36 million Americans who suffer from migraines.