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A Healthier Weight May Mean Fewer Migraines April 12, 2017

Study found risk increased in both obese and underweight people

Nasal 'Nerve Block' May Help Ease Kids' Migraines March 06, 2017

But one headache expert says procedure not without risks, pain relief not significantly better than meds

Wireless Arm Patch May Blunt Migraine Pain March 01, 2017

Study found electrical stimulation reduced ache if started soon enough

Migraine Linked to Higher Stroke Risk After Surgery January 11, 2017

The risk is small, but concerning, researchers say

Cluster Headaches Can Defy Diagnosis But Respond to Treatment January 02, 2017

Pain is so intense it often wakes people from their sleep, neurologist says

Is It a Cold or the Flu? Here's How to Tell December 30, 2016

Symptoms can be similar, but flu hits faster, is more likely to lead to complications

Migraine and Stroke Risk Linked Again November 15, 2016

Researchers suggest doctors consider severe headaches a potential risk factor for brain attack

Study Questions Use of Migraine Meds in Kids, Teens October 27, 2016

Researchers found sugar pill worked as well as commonly prescribed drugs

More Kids and Teens Heading to ER With Headaches October 21, 2016

Study finds hospital admissions for head pain also up; reasons are unclear

Mouth and Gut Germs May Be Linked to Migraines October 18, 2016

People who get the severe headaches have more nitrate-reducing microbes, researchers say

For Migraine Sufferers, Is a Chiropractor's Touch All in the Mind? October 11, 2016

Study participants who had sham treatment reported pain relief, too

Brain Aneurysm: Lack of Awareness Can Cost Lives October 05, 2016

Husband of late TV journalist leads effort to educate people about the warning signs

Can You Blame Your Headaches on Your Thyroid? September 29, 2016

People with migraines had 40 percent higher risk of thyroid problems, study suggests

Sound Waves: An Rx for High Blood Pressure, Migraine? September 16, 2016

Sound therapy balances brain signals, researcher says

Review Suggests Safe, Effective Ways to Relieve Pain Without Meds September 01, 2016

Approaches such as acupuncture, massage and tai chi may ease discomfort

Truth or Fib? When Kids Say They're Too Sick for School August 22, 2016

An expert's advice on when to keep your child home

Experimental Drug Acts Fast Against Chronic Migraine June 08, 2016

Begins working within 3 to 7 days, study finds

Health Tip: Have Headaches? Speak to Your Doctor May 24, 2016

Learn as much as possible about your condition

5 Warning Signs of Stroke May 13, 2016

More younger people at risk; treatment must be administered quickly, neurologist says

Botox Can Be Used for Chronic Migraine, Experts Say April 18, 2016

American Academy of Neurology issues new guideline on use of the drug

Severe Migraines Linked to Complications During Pregnancy, Childbirth March 11, 2016

Women older than 35 appear most at risk, study finds

Do Genes Link Headaches, Irritable Bowel Syndrome? February 23, 2016

Study finds evidence of shared DNA, but more research is needed

Study: Causes of Gulf War Illness Pinpointed February 01, 2016

In most cases, it was exposure to toxins employed by U.S. military, researcher says

Migraines May Worsen as Menopause Approaches January 22, 2016

Researchers say hormonal changes and painkiller overuse may be to blame

Marijuana May Help Treat, Prevent Migraines, Study Says January 15, 2016

Average number of headaches cut in half, but experts say more research needed

Asthma Linked to Chronic Migraines in Some People December 11, 2015

Study suggests odds doubled for those with the airway disease

Sleepwalkers Feel No Pain When Injured: Study November 06, 2015

But they're more likely to get headaches and migraines when awake, researchers added

People Have Less Faith in Generic Drugs, Study Suggests November 05, 2015

Brand names perceived more effective, even if they're placebos

Blood Test Might One Day Help Spot Migraines September 09, 2015

Researchers found levels of certain fats indicated which women suffered debilitating headaches

Hate Hangovers? Then Don't Drink Too Much August 31, 2015

Researchers say supposed cures don't chase away that woozy morning-after misery

Severe Headache During Pregnancy May Signal Trouble August 20, 2015

Study found it could be tied to raised risk of complications in women with high blood pressure

Health Tip: Soothing a Tension Headache August 18, 2015

Try to deflect stress

Headaches Are Common in Kids, Teens August 14, 2015

Treatment often as simple as a glass of water, a good meal or some sleep, expert says

Migraine's Link to Higher Heart Disease Risk May Not Be Genetic July 02, 2015

Study suggests non-genetic factors may be what increases risk

Health Tip: Log Symptoms in a Headache Diary July 01, 2015

To help you better manage pain

Surgery May Help Teens With Frequent Migraines, Study Contends June 25, 2015

At least one expert questions whether improvements are due to the procedure

New Drugs Might Prevent Migraines Before They Start June 18, 2015

Injectable medications appear promising in early trials, but more research needed

Many Migraine Sufferers Given Narcotic Painkillers, Barbiturates June 17, 2015

These are a poor choice, especially for children, doctors say

Pregnancy Often Leads to Changes in Migraines June 05, 2015

Many women have fewer headaches while expecting, experts say

Chronic Migraines Take Big Toll on Families, Survey Finds April 23, 2015

Debilitating headaches meant less participation in family activities, canceled plans each month

Migraines Often Undiagnosed, Doctor Says April 17, 2015

Proper identification of headache type can lead to better treatment

Migraine Drug May Up Risk of Eating Disorders in Some Teens April 09, 2015

Case reports don't prove the medicine caused problems, however

Migraine, Carpal Tunnel May Be Linked March 30, 2015

Patients with one are more than twice as likely to have the other, study says

Nerve Treatment Via Nose Shows Promise Against Migraines March 02, 2015

Therapy reduced pain level by about one-third for up to a month, study found

Kids Can Get Migraines Too February 17, 2015

Tracking pain patterns and getting treatment can help, experts explain

Study Rates Migraine Medications January 20, 2015

Findings will be basis of new guidelines on treatments for debilitating headaches

Migraine May Raise Risk for Bell's Palsy, Study Suggests December 17, 2014

The headaches were tied to a doubling of odds for the facial paralysis, researchers say

No Link Between Migraine, Breast Cancer Risk, Study Says December 12, 2014

Since both involve hormone levels, researchers suspected a possible connection

Health Tip: When Headaches Signal Trouble November 14, 2014

Signs that you should see a doctor

Weight-Loss Surgery May Raise Risk of Severe Headaches, Scientists Report October 22, 2014

But experts find the study too small, problem too rare to be of concern