Headache

 
Migraine with Aura Linked to Increased CVD in Women
June 23, 2020

Incident cardiovascular disease is significantly increased among women with migraine with aura vs migraineurs without aura and those who do not have migraine.

Less Than One-third of Diagnosed Migraine Patients Take Recommended Medications
June 18, 2020

Analysis of data from more than 21 000 migraineurs found that less than 1 in 3 take prescribed acute medications and less than 1 in 5 take prescribed preventive agents.

IM Migraine Relief: 5 Questions for Primary Care
September 10, 2019

Injectable medications for migraine are effective, inexpensive, and easy to store. Try these 5 questions on 5 you may want to have on hand.

Migraines, Cardiovascular Risk, & Vasoconstrictors
November 17, 2017

Migraine-especially with aura-is a CV risk factor, which makes treatment with ergots or triptans potentially problematic. The best approach?

What's New In Migraine Therapy: An Update for Primary Care
September 05, 2017

What Rx for adolescent migraineurs? Ideal care for menstrual migraine? Perfect patient for new CGRP inhibitors? Answers in this PCP Special Report.

10 New Drugs for Primary Care: Q2 2017
June 22, 2017

Slide Show: FDA drug approvals in the second quarter 2017 included these 10 for conditions seen in the primary care setting.

Monster Migraine Quiz: 8 Questions
July 06, 2016

Take this quick quiz to test your knowledge of the latest scientific and clinical information.

Get On Top of Headaches: 10 New Findings
April 21, 2016

Headache was a hot topic at the AAN Annual Meeting, and several studies have added to the literature. This slideshow summarizes the latest.

5 Things About Migraine That Really Hurt
February 26, 2015

Better understanding of migraine causes and related issues could result in enhanced patient care and prevention, but clinicians face some serious challenges-here are 5.

Constant Headache and Neck Pain
August 28, 2014

A 29-year-old man presented with a 4-year history of headache and severe neck pain. What does the cervical MRI scan without contrast reveal?