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Vitamin D Levels Linked to Migraine in Men

Vitamin D Levels Linked to Migraine in Men

Men with low serum vitamin D levels had significantly increased odds of headache compared with those who had normal levels.

Migraine Relief After Chiropractic Manipulation Likely a Placebo Effect

Migraine Relief After Chiropractic Manipulation Likely a Placebo Effect

While likely a placebo effect, spinal manipulation may be an option for patients with migraine refractory to treatment.

Glucocorticoids May Worsen Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstriction Syndrome

Glucocorticoids May Worsen Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstriction Syndrome

Glucocorticoids are often prescribed to RCVS patients either due to a misdiagnosis of PACNS, or fear of missing PACNS.

Symptoms of Autonomic Dysfunction in Pediatric Headache

Symptoms of Autonomic Dysfunction in Pediatric Headache

Cold and clammy hands and feet were common among pediatric patients with tension-type headache.

Emotional Abuse Linked to Migraine in Young Adults

Emotional Abuse Linked to Migraine in Young Adults

Even a single occurrence of emotional abuse during childhood predisposes an individual to migraine.

Migraine Intensity Plays Role in Pain in Major Depressive Disorder

Migraine Intensity Plays Role in Pain in Major Depressive Disorder

Migraine was more significantly associated with pain or muscle soreness than anxiety disorders in patients with depression.

Migraine History May Double Stroke Risk in Women

Migraine History May Double Stroke Risk in Women

Women with a history of migraine headache had a more than 2-fold increased risk of stroke over a 6-year follow-up period.

Can Tension Headaches Increase Risk of Anxiety, Depression?

Can Tension Headaches Increase Risk of Anxiety, Depression?

Patients with tension-type headaches had a significantly higher prevalence of anxiety and depression.

Occipital Nerve Stimulation Reduces Headache Days

Occipital Nerve Stimulation Reduces Headache Days

Sixty and 35% of patients achieved a 30 and 50% reduction in headache days.

CHAMP Trial: Placebo Just as Effective as Pharmacotherapy in Pediatric Migraine

CHAMP Trial: Placebo Just as Effective as Pharmacotherapy in Pediatric Migraine

No significant difference in reduction of headache days was observed between the treatment groups and placebo.

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