Insurance coverage for acupuncturist visits increased from 2010 to 2019, but most costs are paid out of pocket.
Mindfulness practices associated with left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC) anodal transcranial direct-current stimulation (tDCS) have a therapeutic effect in women with chronic migraine.
A migraine-specific adaptation of the Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy program does not improve headache-related impairment among patients with migraine, but does result in reduced headache frequency and improved psychological functioning.
Vitamin D supplementation could reduce headache attacks per month and headache days per month among migraine patients.
Hormone levels in utero may be linked to the risk for developing migraine in adulthood, and risk may differ by sex.
Zavegepant is an investigational calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) receptor antagonist.
Possible sex differences are suggested in the pathophysiology underlying the migraine-stroke association, which do not appear to be related to conventional cardiovascular risk factors.
Migraine patients with aura have greater sway area and delayed latency responses after unexpected ground perturbations compared with controls and other migraine subgroups.
Acupuncture seems better than sham acupuncture for reducing the frequency of migraine attacks, intensity, and responder rate.
Celecoxib may be safe and effective for the treatment of acute migraine and migraine-associated symptoms among patients with episodic migraine.