Migraine Headaches – Is More Help on the Way?

Migraine Headaches – Is More Help on the Way?

Is hope on the way for migraine sufferers? This week’s 57th meeting in Washington D.C. is getting some uncharacteristic pre-meeting buzz. And it’s because of some of the treatments on the way for migraine headaches. Migraines are a huge health care issue – the...
Migraine Treatment for Teens Approved

Migraine Treatment for Teens Approved

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a drug for migraines in teenagers. The FDA approved  – combination of sumatriptan and naproxen sodium – to treat patients 12-to-17 years old. It was approved for adults in 2008. Teens suffer from migraines. Estimates...
Children Get Migraines Too!

Children Get Migraines Too!

Could my child have migraines? Absolutely. “Children of all ages have migraine attacks,” said Dr. Andrew Charles who directs migraine and headache studies at UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine. Determining if your child has migraine headaches isn’t easy because...
Migraine Headaches – New Study Released

Migraine Headaches – New Study Released

A headline in Pain Medicine News caught our attention. It read: NSAIDS PROVIDE ACUTE MIGRAINE RELIEF The story was about a retrospective study of 741 individuals (over 600 of them women) at the Center for the Study of Headache at the G. D’Annunzio University of Chieti...