It’s a rare occurrence, but a severe headache that comes out of nowhere could be an important warning sign from the brain that something is wrong.
Are migraine headaches slowing your child down? Find out how to help your child identify triggers and make lifestyle changes to help prevent and manage migraines.
Exercise-induced headaches are a pain. Find out about preventive techniques and prescription medications that can help keep your workouts on track.
Do you often get headaches and migraines? What treatments really help? Find the answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, The Short Answer. Headache specialist Emad Estemalik, MD, fields this one.
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Do you often get headaches on one side of your head? When should you see a doctor? Find the answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, The Short Answer. Headache specialist Emad Estemalik, MD, fields this one.
Trigeminal neuralgia has been called the “suicide disease” because of the terrible pain it can cause. Find out how modern treatments make this condition easier to bear.
Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Clinical psychologist Steven J. Krause, PhD, answers this one about migraine headaches.
Does the weather report sometimes have you worried that you’ll develop a pounding migraine? Whether it’s an approaching thunderstorm or a bright sunny day — both can wreak havoc on your head. “It’s usually a fall in barometric pressure associated with headaches, but for many people it doesn’t matter; it could be a quick rise in temperature as … Read More
Your head is throbbing, but why? Here our expert explains the most common types of headaches, what causes them — and how to get relief.
When kids suffer from migraines, amitriptyline and topiramate are often prescribed. A study proves these medications are effective for many children but reveals a strong placebo effect.