NHF has collected a number of links to external resources for your convenience
Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Companies
Today, many exciting advances are being made in headache treatment. Much of this progress is due to the efforts of the pharmaceutical and medical device industry. These companies make products and devices that treat headache. This list is not inclusive and is being provided for the benefit of our web site visitors. When you click on the Web address you will be immediately linked to this site. Please recognize that these are commercial sites and as such may contain promotional material.
Akeso Health Systems
Astellas Pharma US, Inc.
MAP Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Merck & Co., Inc.
Novartis Consumer Health, Inc.
Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International
Winston Laboratories, Inc.
Other informational resources
Below is a list of web sites that is provided to assist you in your search for information and resources relating to headache and head pain. While there is a wealth of material available on the Internet, some of it may not be medically accurate. Therefore, it is up to you to be an educated healthcare consumer. The National Headache Foundation does not verify the validity of the material contained in these sites. This list is not inclusive and is being provided for the benefit of our web site visitors.
American Academy of Family Physicians
American Academy of Medical Acupuncture
American Academy of Neurology
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
American Academy of Pain Management
American Academy of Pain Medicine
American Academy of Physician Assistants
American Brain Tumor Association
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
American College of Physicians ACP/ASIM
American Medical Women's Association
American Neurological Association
American Osteopathic Association
American Pain Society
Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback
Biofeedback Certification Institute of America
Drug Information - Drugwatch.com is a comprehensive Web site featuring extensive information about medications, drug interactions, and drug side effects.
Genes in Life is a place to learn about all the ways genetics is a part of your life. On this site you will learn how genetics affects you and your family, why you should talk to your healthcare providers about genetics, how to get involved in genetics research, and much more! Visit genesinlife.org for more information.
Goalistics, LLC - is a comprehensive website featuring extensive easy-to-use-on-line assessment and training instruments capable of educating those with chronic pain about how they can overcome personal and social barriers to effective life management.
International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations Clinical Trials Portal
Medicine safe use is essential. That's why the Know Your Dose Campaign works to educate consumers on one of the most common drug ingredients in the U.S.-acetaminophen. It's found in more than 600 over-the-counter and prescription medicines, and is safe and effective when used as directed. Taking more than directed is an overdose and can lead to liver damage. Visit KnowYourDose.org to learn about the common medicines that contain acetaminophen and how to find it on your medicine label.
Migraine Resource Network (For Professionals)
The Mount Sinai Center for Headache and Pain Medicine
National Council on Patient Information and Education
National Institutes of Health
O.U.C.H. (Organization for Understanding Cluster Headaches)
Partnership for Prevention Society for Neuroscience
Society for Neuroscience
Society for Women's Health Research