Education and Support
When it comes to caffeine and headache, the relationship is complex. In fact, even with today's medical advances, you can still find medical professionals who disagree on "the truth" about caffeine.
In an effort to continue providing you with the best possible weapons in your fight against headache-education and support-the National Headache Foundation (NHF) asked a distinguished panel of experts of to take a hard look at the published evidence and explain what they found.
The experts conducted a comprehensive review, presented their findings, and prepared a document for medical professionals. It's called Clinical Update: Caffeine and Headache.
For a more concise, user-friendly version, click on any of the topics on the left to get the NHF's expert advice on caffeine.
Funding for this educational module was originally provided by Bristol-Myers Squibb through an unrestricted grant. In 2010, Novartis Consumer Health provided the NHF with an unrestricted educational grant to review the medical literature published about caffeine and headache in the decade since the original program and to incorporate any relevant findings into this educational module.