Migraine & Headaches in the News

Chronic Migraines Take Big Toll on Families, Survey Finds

04/23/2015 - Debilitating headaches meant less participation in family activities, canceled plans each month

Migraines Often Undiagnosed, Doctor Says

04/17/2015 - Proper identification of headache type can lead to better treatment

Migraine Drug May Up Risk of Eating Disorders in Some Teens

04/09/2015 - Case reports don't prove the medicine caused problems, however

Migraine, Carpal Tunnel May Be Linked

03/30/2015 - Patients with one are more than twice as likely to have the other, study says

Could Your Child Have Migraines?

03/16/2015 - Symptoms can include nausea, abdominal pain, experts say

Nerve Treatment Via Nose Shows Promise Against Migraines

03/02/2015 - Therapy reduced pain level by about one-third for up to a month, study found

Kids Can Get Migraines Too

02/17/2015 - Tracking pain patterns and getting treatment can help, experts explain

Study Rates Migraine Medications

01/20/2015 - Findings will be basis of new guidelines on treatments for debilitating headaches

Abuse in Childhood Tied to Migraines in Adulthood

12/24/2014 - Emotional or sexual maltreatment linked to higher odds of serious headache, study finds

Expert Offers Tips for Preventing Holiday Migraines

12/24/2014 - Don't skip meals and avoid triggers such as red wine, aged cheese and chocolate

Migraine May Raise Risk for Bell's Palsy, Study Suggests

12/17/2014 - The headaches were tied to a doubling of odds for the facial paralysis, researchers say

No Link Between Migraine, Breast Cancer Risk, Study Says

12/12/2014 - Since both involve hormone levels, researchers suspected a possible connection

Health Tip: When Headaches Signal Trouble

11/14/2014 - Signs that you should see a doctor

Weight-Loss Surgery May Raise Risk of Severe Headaches, Scientists Report

10/22/2014 - But experts find the study too small, problem too rare to be of concern

Noninvasive Devices May Help Migraines, FDA Says

09/22/2014 - New treatments might aid those who can't tolerate medications

Are Migraines in Middle Age Tied to Raised Parkinson's Risk Later?

09/17/2014 - Study sees a connection, but actual risk is small; more study needed, researchers say

Cosmetic Eye Procedure May Ease Migraines, Small Study Says

08/22/2014 - Eyelid surgery may help treat severe headaches, but not everyone's convinced

Certain Symptoms Can Delay Lupus Diagnosis, Researchers Report

08/19/2014 - Headache, seizures often lead doctors down the wrong path

Health Tip: Easing Headache Pain

07/25/2014 - Use an ice pack or heat wrap

Season's Change Can Bring on Cluster Headaches

06/27/2014 - An expert's advice on how to deal with the painful condition

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Kids get migraines, too, but they tend to disappear in most children 5-7 years after they begin.