Headache and Migraine

 
"Migraine is a Tremendously Rewarding Disease to Treat"
April 22, 2022

Yale headache specialist Christopher Gottschalk, MD, talks about the opportunities to make a marked difference in the quality of patients' lives.

Primary Care is the Answer to the Migraine Care Gap, Says Headache Specialist
April 12, 2022

US patients diagnosed with migraine: 40 million. US headache specialists: 600. Primary care is the answer, according to Christopher Gottschalk, MD.

Gepants for Migraine Prevention: A Perfect Fit for Primary Care
March 30, 2022

"Primary Viewpoints," a podcast from Patient Care Online, brings you an exclusive interview with headache specialist Peter McAllister, MD.

Potential IBS-Migraine Association Seen in Nationwide Survey
March 18, 2022

Individuals with migraine were found more likely to have IBS and IBS was more prevalent in those with migraine; both associations were statistically significant.

Atogepant: Pivotal Phase 3 Study Meets Primary Endpoint for Preventive Treatment of Chronic Migraine
March 10, 2022

Findings for atogepant from the phase 3 PROGRESS study will form the basis of a submission by AbbVie to FDA for a label expansion in the US.

Migraine Management Pearls for Primary Care with Neurologist Jessica Ailani, MD
March 10, 2022

Consider migraine screening for all women aged 20 to 50 years, suggests Ailani; you'll likely find a majority of them have migraine. More pearls follow.

10 Questions on Migraine Impact, Diagnosis, & Treatment Based on the OVERCOME Study
March 08, 2022

Lifetime use of opioids for migraine was found to be higher than for triptan medications. Try these 10 questions on other OVERCOME findings.

Unmet Needs in US Migraine Headache Management: OVERCOME Study First Data
March 03, 2022

Findings on use of acute and preventive migraine therapy continue to reveal gaps with far more patients eligible than the proportions using either type.

Acute Migraine Treatment: A Guide to Medication Options
March 01, 2022

When choosing a migraine treatment for acute attack relief, the American Headache Society suggests following these steps.

Migraine Linked to Higher Risk of Pregnancy Complications in Preliminary Study
February 28, 2022

Researchers also found that women with migraine with aura had a higher risk of preeclampsia than those with migraine without aura.