Migraine Survey Shows Impact beyond the Physical Symptoms

crossing-crossroad-businessman-fashionA national survey of more than 3,900 individuals with migraine reflects the impact the disease has on their life beyond the pain and frustration of finding an effective treatment. Many respondents reported difficulty receiving a diagnosis when they were young and said they continued to feel stigmatized by their disease.

Results released at the end of August 2016 show that 61% of respondents began experiencing symptoms of migraine before the age of 19. However, only 26% were formally diagnosed before they were an adult. Continue Reading