Headache in the News Archive

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Format: 2014-09-20
Format: 2014-09-20
  • Botox continues 25th anniversary celebration
    2014 Sep 18

    On May 5, 2014, Allergan announced the launch of a film commemorating the 25th anniversary of one of the most recognized pharmaceutical brands in the United States. The film features a chronic migraine patient sharing her first-hand experience living with the condition. For each person that views or shares the film, Alergan will provide support to the National Headache Foundation. To view the file, visit http://bit.ly/1msfKHw.

  • Your fragrance may be giving you a migraine
    2014 Sep 8

    If you suffer from migraines, you may want to start shopping for unscented products.

    Read why fragrances can trigger your headaches:

  • Instant pain relief from cluster headaches?
    2014 Sep 4

    During a clinical trial at Ohio State, docotrs will insert transmitters into 120 patients looking to help people who suffer from cluster headaches.

    Learn more:

  • How to manage your children's headaches
    2014 Sep 2

    In a comprehensive article in Pediatrics in Review, Dr. Heidi Blume reports that in any given year, 58 percent of children will complain of some type of headache.

    Learn more about how you can manage your children's headaches:

  • Back to school may mean headache pain for your child
    2014 Aug 29

    One way to help your child with headaches is to make sure he or she is keeping healthy lifestyle habits.

    Click on the link below to learn more:

  • Cosmetic eyelid surgery also shown to improve migraine pain
    2014 Aug 27

    A cosmetic eyelid surgery that's typically used to tighten up the tissues around the eye may also help provide migraine relief, according to a recent study published in the journal Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

     

    Read more about the study:

  • Hope for chronic headache sufferers
    2014 Aug 25

    Earlier this month, an Ohio man became the first person in the country to undergo an experimental surgery to treat cluster headaches.

    Read more about the surgery and other experimental treatments:

  • Got a headache?
    2010 Dec 17

    We have all had it in our lives — not once but several times. But how is a headache diagnosed? What are its various forms? Is it hereditary? Ritu Raizada turns to an expert for the answers.

    Click the link to learn more.

  • Migraines - 5 Things to Avoid
    2010 Dec 17

    While there are no definitive solutions to ensure that your migraine headache is never again triggered, health care specialists have identified some common culprits that you do your best to avoid.

    Check out this link to find five triggers to avoid.

  • Sudden Headache When Exercising
    2010 Dec 16

    Exercise headaches develop after vigorous physical activity. According to MayoClinic.com, these headaches are usually benign, and are categorized as primary exercise headaches.

    Read more about what you can do if you experience a headache during physical activity.

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