Migraine & Headaches in the News

Childhood Trauma Tied to Migraine Risk as Adult

07/03/2015 - Study found witnessing parental domestic violence produced most powerful association

Migraine's Link to Higher Heart Disease Risk May Not Be Genetic

07/02/2015 - Study suggests non-genetic factors may be what increases risk

Health Tip: Log Symptoms in a Headache Diary

07/01/2015 - To help you better manage pain

Surgery May Help Teens With Frequent Migraines, Study Contends

06/25/2015 - At least one expert questions whether improvements are due to the procedure

New Drugs Might Prevent Migraines Before They Start

06/18/2015 - Injectable medications appear promising in early trials, but more research needed

High School Football Players May Be at Doubled Risk of Migraine

06/18/2015 - Head injuries likely play a role in these headaches, second study suggests

Most Children With Migraines Don't Get Proven Treatments: Study

06/17/2015 - Nearly half don't get any pain relievers at all, researcher adds

Many Migraine Sufferers Given Narcotic Painkillers, Barbiturates

06/17/2015 - These are a poor choice, especially for children, doctors say

Pregnancy Often Leads to Changes in Migraines

06/05/2015 - Many women have fewer headaches while expecting, experts say

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


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