Diet Quality of Women With Chronic and Episodic Migraine Diet Quality of Women With Chronic and Episodic Migraine
This study examined the impact of diet on both chronic and episodic migraines in women.Headache (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

FDA approves new treatment for patients with migraine
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Reyvow (lasmiditan) tablets for the acute (active but short-term) treatment of migraine with or without aura (a sensory phenomenon or visual disturbance) in adults. Reyvow is not indicated for the preventive treatment of migraine. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - October 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured FDA Regulatory Affairs Source Type: news

40 under 40: John Hoekman is looking for treatments for migraines and Parkinson's
John Hoekman is chief scientific officer and director of Impel NeuroPharma, which is developing therapies to treat brain diseases. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 10, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Coral Garnick Source Type: news

A Blood Test for Brain Cancer with a Dash of AI Added
Researchers from the University of Strathclyde have developed a blood test that could help to accelerate the diagnosis of brain cancer. The technology uses infrared light to produce a "bio-signature" of a blood sample and applies artificial intelligence to check for the signs of cancer. This research is being commercialized by ClinSpec Diagnostics Ltd, a company spun out from the university in February 2019. The work has now been published in the journal Nature Communications, and also involved clinicians at the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh, the University of Liverpool and the Walton NHS Foundation Trust...
Source: MDDI - October 10, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: MDDI Staff Tags: IVD Digital Health Source Type: news

Acupuncture may improve standard treatments for chronic headache
(Natural News) Headaches are associated with pain that can be trifling when mild and disabling when severe. A minor headache may not be a cause of concern, although what causes it is still unclear. However, some headaches, such as those that develop after the age of 50 and are accompanied by other symptoms like fever,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are migraine auras?
Migraine auras are sensory symptoms, including visual disturbances and physical sensations, that occur during or before a migraine episode. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

Home Remedies: Tension-type headaches
Nearly everyone is familiar with the pain of tension-type headaches. Over-the-counter or prescription medications may help, but healthy lifestyle choices can help you head off the pain. Start with the basics, including diet, exercise and relaxation. Make healthy lifestyle choices A healthy lifestyle can promote good overall health and help prevent tension-type headaches. Here are the [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - October 9, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Post-traumatic headache after pediatric traumatic brain injury: prevalence, risk factors, and association with neurocognitive outcomes - McConnell B, Duffield T, Hall T, Piantino J, Seitz D, Soden D, Williams C.
Post-traumatic headache is common after pediatric traumatic brain injury and affects thousands of children every year, but little is known about how headache affects recovery after traumatic brain injury in other symptom domains. We aimed to determine the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Relief for Children ’s Migraine Headaches
New guidelines for therapies for children and adolescents can reduce or eliminate attacks of migraine and greatly shorten their duration. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jane E. Brody Tags: Headaches Migraine Headaches Children and Childhood Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Brain Source Type: news

Lamotrigine in the Prevention of Migraine With Aura Lamotrigine in the Prevention of Migraine With Aura
While the antiepileptic drug lamotrigine is not recommended for the prevention of migraine in general, this review suggests that it may be promising for attacks of migraine with aura.Headache (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Cancer Drug Combos Causing Cost-Effectiveness Headaches Cancer Drug Combos Causing Cost-Effectiveness Headaches
Tackling issues around the cost-effectiveness of oncology drug combinations could lead to disappointments as health services struggle to justify the increase in budgetary demands, suggest experts.Medscape News UK (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Teaching assistant, 23, claims the Pill caused fluid to build up on her brain 
Kirsty Luckin, 23, from Braintree in Essex, thought she was hungover when she woke with a headache on September 23. She spent five days in hospital where she had a lumbar puncture. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer Drug Combos Causing Cost Effectiveness Headaches Cancer Drug Combos Causing Cost Effectiveness Headaches
Tackling issues around the cost effectiveness of oncology drug combinations could lead to disappointments as health services struggle to justify the increase in budgetary demands, suggest experts.Medscape News UK (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - October 4, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Migraine drug not cost effective NICE says in final draft guidance
NICE has said that a new drug for preventing migraine is not a cost effective use of NHS resources. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - October 4, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Mosquito-Borne Illness EEE Has Killed 11 People So Far in 2019. Here ’s What to Know About the Disease
In an average year, the U.S. sees only seven human cases of the rare and severe neurologic disease Eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE. But so far this year about 30 cases have been reported nationwide, and a pair of deaths this week brings the number of 2019 EEE fatalities up to 11, highlighting continuing risks associated with the mosquito-borne illness. On Oct. 1, Connecticut health officials announced that a person in their 60s had died from EEE, the state’s third such death this year; another person in the state remains hospitalized due to EEE, officials said. The next day, Michigan health officials announced th...
Source: TIME: Health - October 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Infectious Disease onetime Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about pressure in the head
Here, we describe causes and treatments for a feeling of pressure in the head. Some underlying issues, such as sinus infections, are common and easy to treat. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

NHS hospitals go back in time
Hospitals are revamping their wards in 1950s d écor to create a familiar, calming environment for dementia patients Related items fromOnMedica Fund specialist dementia training to improve care and save money Lords demand an end to ‘national scandal’ on social care funding Dame Barbara Windsor calls for £2.4bn NHS dementia fund Quarter of deaths among over-75s caused by dementia NHS funds headache relieving device (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - October 3, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

'Nerve-Release' Surgery Helped Ease One Man's Tough Migraines
Clinical research now indicates that about half of the people who undergo surgery to release entrapped nerves will experience complete relief from migraines, and another 40% will have fewer and less severe headaches (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Upsher-Smith Laboratories Launches Tosymra(TM) (sumatriptan) Nasal Spray For The Acute Treatment Of Migraine In Adults
Delivers the Efficacy of an Injectable with the Convenience of a Nasal Spray MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Oct. 2, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Upsher-Smith Laboratories, LLC (Upsher-Smith) today announced the launch of Tosymra™ (sumatriptan... Biopharmaceuticals, Neurology, Drug Delivery, Product Launch Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Tosymra, sumatriptan, Migraine (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 2, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

' Nerve-Release' Surgery Helped Ease One Man's Tough Migraines
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 2, 2019 -- Chronic migraine headaches plagued Adam Pressley from childhood, and by his 30s they had become a near-daily occurrence. Pressley, 31, had tried everything to stop them: blood pressure drugs, antidepressants, seizure... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 2, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Quick, Noninvasive Treatment for Migraine, Vertigo
Quick, Noninvasive Approach Promising for Migraine With Vertigo (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - October 2, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

'Nerve-Release' Surgery Helped Ease One Man's Tough Migraines
Title: 'Nerve-Release' Surgery Helped Ease One Man's Tough MigrainesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/2/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/2/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Migraine General)
Source: MedicineNet Migraine General - October 2, 2019 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Why the Women Most Likely to Die of Breast Cancer Have Gotten the Least Attention
How can you have a moonshot trying to cure cancer and not mention people dying of cancer?I believed the narrative that is pushed on women, that if you check your breasts and if you catch it early, you’re fine.ide class="right-rail__container right-rail__container--ad"> Lianne Kraemer had been living with metastatic breast cancer for more than a year when I met her in December 2017 at the Henry B. González Convention Center in San Antonio. Throughout the week, more than 7,000 doctors, scientists and pharmaceutical-company representatives would descend on the city for the country’s most impor...
Source: TIME: Health - October 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kate Pickert Tags: Uncategorized Breast Cancer health Source Type: news

Is Melatonin Safe to Take Every Night?
Americans aren’t sleeping well. Roughly 80% of U.S. adults say they struggle to fall asleep at least one night a week, according to a recent Consumer Reports survey. And research has found that sleep problems are also on the rise among adolescents. While the causes of America’s sleep woes are up for debate, there’s little disagreement about America’s favorite remedy: Melatonin, by far the country’s most-used sleep aid. What is Melatonin? Melatonin is a hormone that plants and animals, including humans, produce naturally. The melatonin sold in over-the-counter pills is synthetic, but chemically...
Source: TIME: Health - October 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized anti-oxidants drug safety inflammation medicine melatonin Source Type: news

HOW YOU CAN BEAT PAIN: Brain expert PETER GOADSBY reveals how to defeat every type of headache
Peter Goadsby, a professor of neurology at King's College London, and other top specialists offer their tips on diagnosing and treating your head pain. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What to D.O.: Rapid and Remarkable Relief for Headache
No abstract available (Source: Emergency Medicine News)
Source: Emergency Medicine News - October 1, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: What to D.O. Source Type: news

Quick, Noninvasive Approach Promising for Migraine With Vertigo Quick, Noninvasive Approach Promising for Migraine With Vertigo
Noninvasive vagus nerve stimulation provides rapid relief of vertigo and headache in patients with acute vestibular migraine, results of a small study suggest.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 30, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

An interesting unknown combined pathology in a patient with acute balance problem - Yetiser S, Karaman K.
A 54-year-old woman with acute-onset nausea and vomiting presented to outpatient clinic. She had headache for 3 weeks. She had difficulty during tandem gait and was falling to the right. Otherwise, her neurological examination was normal. She had normal he... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Trainee lawyer, 24, has emergency brain surgery after persistent headaches turn out to be burst cyst
Emma Royle, 24, from Caernarfon, Gwynedd, was left in agony after being hit by waves of severe headaches in June last year. Soon after she started suffering terrifying blackouts. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Unconscious biases' compromise cardiac care for women
Research reveals thousands of women are dying unnecessarily after a heart attack Related items fromOnMedica Clinicians need better options if we are to stop over-medication How a ‘grumpy’ GP can have a disproportionate effect on a young person’s health GPs failing to follow women at risk after gestational diabetes Migraine may be linked to heightened cardiovascular disease risk Prescribe antibiotics immediately for elderly with UTI (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - September 30, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Strong link found between chronic headache and back pain
A review of 14 studies found that people with persistent headache or back pain were about twice as likely to also experience the other condition. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Link found between chronic headache and back pain
A review of 14 studies found that people with persistent headache or back pain were about twice as likely to also experience the other condition. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

New Hope Against a 'Dizzying' Form of Migraine
Stimulating the vagus nerve appears to calm down centers in the brain that cause migraine and vertigo. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Migraine drug described as ‘life changing’ rejected for NHS use
A MIGRAINE drug that some patients have described as “life-changing” has been rejected for use on the NHS outside of Scotland. The drug, erenumab, is one of the first treatments specifically designed to prevent migraine. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Hope Against a 'Dizzying' Form of Migraine
Title: New Hope Against a 'Dizzying' Form of MigraineCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/25/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/26/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Migraine General)
Source: MedicineNet Migraine General - September 26, 2019 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

NHS rejects 'life-changing' breakthrough migraine drug after a row about how effective it is 
Officials will announce today that breakthrough migraine drug erenumab will not be available on the NHS due to a row over clinical evidence, despite patients praising its life-changing effects. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHS will not pay for 'life-changing' migraine drug
Erenumab is the first drug specifically designed for preventing migraines. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - September 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Electrical stimulation that zaps away cluster headaches may also relieve vertigo
The non-invasive device, called GammaCore (pictured being used), is already available on the NHS in England to relieve cluster headaches and is also approved for 'typical' migraines in the US. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Headache After Childbirth Epidural a Red Flag for Brain Bleed Headache After Childbirth Epidural a Red Flag for Brain Bleed
Headaches in women who have had an epidural during childbirth may be a red flag for an increased risk of subdural hematoma.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 25, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

New Hope Against a'Dizzying' Form of Migraine
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 25, 2019 -- People who suffer bouts of vertigo and dizziness may be suffering from a type of migraine for which treatments rarely work. But a new, preliminary study of 18 such patients found that stimulating the vagus nerve in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 25, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

New Data on Antiepileptic Drugs and Birth Defects New Data on Antiepileptic Drugs and Birth Defects
Dr Christoph Diener discusses important new studies on epilepsy, headache, and stroke.Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 25, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Commentary Source Type: news

New Mayo Clinic Press book offers help, hope to fibromyalgia patients
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Fibromyalgia, a disorder that causes pain, fatigue, chronic headaches and a host of other symptoms, is often misunderstood by patients, families and health care providers. A new book from Mayo Clinic Press aims to change that. "Mayo Clinic Guide to Fibromyalgia: Strategies to Take Back Your Life," by Andy Abril, M.D., a [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 24, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Acute Migraine Pain Relief With Oral Rimegepant Yields Lasting Benefits Acute Migraine Pain Relief With Oral Rimegepant Yields Lasting Benefits
The acute treatment of migraine with rimegepant can provide lasting reduction in migraine-related disability and improved quality of life, according to new data presented earlier this month at the International Headache Conference (IHC) in Dublin, Ireland.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - September 21, 2019 Category: Pathology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Boy is diagnosed with a brain tumour after his mother blamed his headaches on too much PlayStation 
Lucca Larkin, 10, from Radcliffe in Greater Manchester, developed headaches in August. He was diagnosed with a medulloblastoma brain tumour at the end of the month. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Yoga, Zumba, Narcan: Check Out Your Local Library
Features public libraries that are implementing programs to promote health and wellness. A library in Somerset, Kentucky offers free healthcare learning lunches on topics like diabetes, migraines, and more; other libraries in rural America are carrying naloxone. (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - September 19, 2019 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Migraines Linked to Higher Risk for Dementia, Alzheimer Disease
However, no link seen between migraines and vascular dementia (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 18, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology, Psychiatry, Geriatrics, Journal, Source Type: news

Migraines Linked to Higher Risk for Dementia, Alzheimer Disease
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 18, 2019 -- Migraines are a significant risk factor for Alzheimer disease (AD) and all-cause dementia, according to a study published online Sept. 4 in the International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. Rebecca E. Morton, from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Take two and call me in the morning
Trying to sort out aspirin's medicinal value is enough to give anyone a headache (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Dick Hirsch Source Type: news

Texas Girl Dies From Brain-Eating Amoeba
A 10-year-old Texas girl has died due to Naegleria fowleri, also known as brain-eating amoeba, 8 days after getting a headache and fever. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Student, 20, who dismissed her headache as a hangover had meningitis and blood poisoning
Alice Baird, 20, felt worse for wear after a night out with friends in Portsmouth on March 28 this year. After trying to 'sleep it off', she woke in agony an hour later and started having convulsions. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news