Versatile treatment options are available to help manage acute migraines

Researchers discuss the diagnosis and acute management of migraines in a recently published article in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ). According to researchers, migraine treatment should provide rapid headache and associated symptom relief, prevent symptoms from recurring, and restore the patient’s ability to function. “Ideally, treatment should be self-administered, effective, well-tolerated, affordable, and require […]

Migraines associated with an increased risk of pregnancy complications

Overview: Migraine diagnosis in women prior to pregnancy was associated with an increased risk of complications during pregnancy, including preeclampsia, gestational hypertension, and an increased risk of preterm delivery. Source: Brigham and the Women’s Hospital Women are disproportionately affected by migraines, especially during their reproductive years. However, the relationship between migraines and adverse pregnancy outcomes […]

Fremanezumab is effective for migraines, comorbid anxiety and depression

Fremanezumab (Ajovy; Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd) has been found to be an effective treatment for patients with migraine who have associated depression and anxiety. Fremanezumab is indicated to prevent migraine headaches in adults with more than 4 migraine days per month. The results of the analyzes were presented at the Migraine Trust International Symposium (MTIS). […]

Medical cannabis shows promise in treating migraines

Share on PinterestResearchers say medical cannabis can help people who experience migraine headaches. Anton Petrus/Getty Images More than 1 billion people worldwide have migraine headaches each year. Researchers from the University of Arizona published a study supporting medical cannabis as a potential treatment for migraines. Experts agree that there are both advantages and disadvantages to […]

Health Headlines: What Causes Migraines?

ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) – About 39 million people in the US suffer from migraines, although some doctors believe the number is much higher because many people with migraines go undiagnosed. When a migraine occurs, it can sideline you from work, family matters, and everyday life. There are some early warning signs you should be […]

Children with migraines are at increased risk of anxiety and depressive symptoms and disorders

1. In a systematic review and meta-analysis, kids and teenagers patients with migraine have a higher risk of symptoms and disorders of anxiety and depression compared to patients without migraine. 2. Pediatric migraine patients may therefore benefit from routine screening for anxiety and depression. Evidence Assessment Level: 2 (Good) Study summary: Migraines are common in […]

Hair care treatments that people with migraines should avoid

Nothing beats a good hair day! A bad hair day makes you feel disappointed and dampens your mood – enter hair care procedures. From blow-drying your hair with the latest product to undergoing the latest treatment at the salon, hair care procedures are on the rise. While hair care is an essential part of personal […]

Expert tips to relieve migraines at home – Forbes Health

If you are experiencing or have had a migraine attack, here are some expert tips for relieving migraines at home. Lifestyle changes “Lifestyle adjustments are one of the most important things that can help and prevent migraines,” said Dr. Hindiyeh. The migraine brain is triggered by irregularities, so keeping a routine and regularity can be […]

Migraines and mental disorders have a bidirectional relationship

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