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Erenumab for Episodic Migraine: A Closer Look at the Data

Erenumab for Episodic Migraine: A Closer Look at the Data

For individuals with migraine frequency of 4 to 14 episodes per month, prophylactic medications and analgesics are required.

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Migraine Associated With Increased Risk for Postsurgical 30-Day Hospital Readmission for Pain

Migraine Associated With Increased Risk for Postsurgical 30-Day Hospital Readmission for Pain

Patients with migraine headaches—particularly those accompanied by aura—may be at significantly increased risk for 30-day hospital readmission because of pain after surgery.

Migraine Pain Location May Not Have Clinical Implications

Migraine Pain Location May Not Have Clinical Implications

The location of migraine pain may not be associated with psychiatric distress, emergency department visits, or healthcare use.

Butalbital/APAP Capsules Launched for Complex Tension Headache

Butalbital/APAP Capsules Launched for Complex Tension Headache

Mayne Pharma Group announced the availability of Butalbital/Acetaminophen 50mg/300mg Capsules indicated for the relief of the symptom of complex tension headache.

New Device Available for Patients With Episodic Cluster Headache, Migraine

New Device Available for Patients With Episodic Cluster Headache, Migraine

GammaCore Sapphire, a new non-invasive hand-held device for migraine and episodic cluster headache treatment, has been made available by electroCore.

Chronic Migraine and Medication Overuse Headache Linked to Stress

Chronic Migraine and Medication Overuse Headache Linked to Stress

The investigators sought to evaluate whether early-life traumatic experiences, stressful life events, and alexithymia are associated with chronic migraine and medication overuse headache.

Risk of Cochlear Disorders Up With History of Migraine

Risk of Cochlear Disorders Up With History of Migraine

The risk of cochlear disorders, especially tinnitus, is increased among patients with a history of migraine.

Efficacy of Mindfulness-Based Therapies Challenged in Chronic Headache

Efficacy of Mindfulness-Based Therapies Challenged in Chronic Headache

The investigators sought to evaluate the efficacy and safety of mindfulness-based stress reduction and mindfulness-based cognitive therapy in the reduction of the symptoms associated with chronic headaches.

Two-Thirds of Parents Report Their Child Has Had Headache

Two-Thirds of Parents Report Their Child Has Had Headache

Two-thirds of parents report that their child has had a headache not related to a fall or head injury.

White Matter Hyperintensities Demonstrate Specific Spatiotemporal Evolution in Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstriction Syndrome

White Matter Hyperintensities Demonstrate Specific Spatiotemporal Evolution in Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstriction Syndrome

The characteristics of white matter hyperintensities were assessed to provide information on the underlying mechanisms of these lesions in individuals with reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome.

Co-Prescription of Opioids and Antidepressants Prevalent in Migraine

Co-Prescription of Opioids and Antidepressants Prevalent in Migraine

Researchers sought to assess the prevalence of concomitant prescribing of opioid analgesics with a triptan or a serotogeneric antidepressant in individuals with migraine.

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