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Migraine Across Female Reproductive Stages

Migraine Across Female Reproductive Stages

The characteristics of migraine may change throughout a woman's reproductive stages, and may require different treatment strategies.

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History of Migraine Yields Higher Risk for Hypertension in Women

History of Migraine Yields Higher Risk for Hypertension in Women

Women with a history of migraine are at increased risk for developing hypertension.

Migraine May Be Associated With Body Mass Index

Migraine May Be Associated With Body Mass Index

Participants who were considered obese or under weight faced a greater risk of migraine.

Psychological Factors May Be Treatment Target in Chronic Migraine

Psychological Factors May Be Treatment Target in Chronic Migraine

The study found a strong link between chronic migraine and psychological symptoms and beliefs that contribute to disability.

Pain Acceptance Helps Improve Migraine Management

Pain Acceptance Helps Improve Migraine Management

Avoidance can lead to headache disability by reducing pain thresholds and preventing pain habituation.

FDA Approves Qudexy XR for Migraine Indication

FDA Approves Qudexy XR for Migraine Indication

Qudexy XR is already approved for use as initial monotherapy and adjunctive therapy to treat certain types of seizures.

Chronic Tension Headache Linked to Neuroendocrine Dysfunction, Cognitive Impairment

Chronic Tension Headache Linked to Neuroendocrine Dysfunction, Cognitive Impairment

Changes in neuroendocrine hormones were seemingly involved in symptoms of chronic tension-type headache.

Treating Headaches in Patients With Sleep Disorders

Treating Headaches in Patients With Sleep Disorders

Some well-known sleep disorders, including sleep apnea and parasomnias, are associated with headaches.

Chronic Headache Patients Benefit From Interdisciplinary Rehabilitation Program

Chronic Headache Patients Benefit From Interdisciplinary Rehabilitation Program

The interdisciplinary rehabilitation program included medical, psychological, nursing, and physical therapy components.

Self-Controlled Electric Stimulation a Good Alternative to Drug Therapy for Migraine

Self-Controlled Electric Stimulation a Good Alternative to Drug Therapy for Migraine

Remote electrical stimulation appears to have similar efficacy to standard drug treatments, including triptans.

Elevated Copeptin Levels in Acute Headache May Signify More Serious Etiology

Elevated Copeptin Levels in Acute Headache May Signify More Serious Etiology

Although it requires further validation, copeptin may serve as a novel biomarker to help rule out serious secondary headache.

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