Migraine

Green Light Exposure Therapy May Reduce Migraine Frequency

September 17th 2020, 5:13pm

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In individuals suffering from chronic and episodic migraine, a preliminary study shows exposure to green light therapy significantly reduced headache days and improved both intensity and duration of headache attacks.

Review Outlines Relationship Between Magnesium Deficiency, Migraine

September 16th 2020, 2:28pm

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A systematic review concluded that a correlation between magnesium deficiency and headaches exists, while magnesium deficiency may be an independent risk factor for migraine.

Comparing Psychological Difficulties Among Migraineurs and Patients With Epilepsy

September 10th 2020, 12:00pm

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Compared with patients with epilepsy, migraineurs tend to suffer more from psychological difficulties, according to a study published in Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare.

Erenumab Aids Transition From Chronic to Episodic Migraine

September 6th 2020, 1:00pm

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A study using real-world data from an Italian region found two-thirds of patients with chronic migraine treated with erenumab transitioned to episodic migraine within 6 months.

Machine Learning May Facilitate Headache Disorder Diagnoses

September 2nd 2020, 3:59pm

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Using data-driven machine learning approaches, researchers analyzed patient-reported symptoms of migraine and demonstrated automated classification of headache disorders.

Study Analyzes Effects of Erenumab Based on MMD Reduction Threshold

August 31st 2020, 3:45pm

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Using data from the Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Erenumab in Migraine Prevention, researchers were able to analyze the efficacy of erenumab at ≥50%, ≥75%, and 100% thresholds for reduction in monthly migraine days.

Young Women With Migraine Have More Sleep Issues, Study Says

August 27th 2020, 4:15pm

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In young college-age women, migraine was associated with several sleep issues, although no differences in sleep quality were reported between migraineurs and controls, according to a recent study.

Study Finds Women Migraineurs With Aura Do Not Exhibit Altered Thalamic Volume

August 24th 2020, 4:30pm

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The pathophysiology of migraine with aura in women does not involve alteration of thalamic volume, according to a study published in NeuroImage: Clinical.

Does Obesity Impact Migraine Prevalence?

August 18th 2020, 9:00pm

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In individuals under the age of 50, both total body obesity and abdominal obesity were associated with greater migraine prevalence and attack frequency, according to a study published in The Journal of Headache and Pain.

How Do Headache-Free Days Impact Migraine-Related Disability?

August 17th 2020, 2:45pm

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A higher number of headache-free days (HFDs) is associated with decreased headache-related disability among individuals with migraine, according to a study published in the Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy.