June 27, 2014: Season's Change Can Bring on Cluster Headaches
An expert's advice on how to deal with the painful condition

June 27, 2014: Surgery Doubted as a Migraine Reliever
Review of two studies finds inconclusive evidence of success

June 26, 2014: Chronic Migraines Affect the Whole Family
Web survey suggests the condition influences marriage, parenting and family dynamics

June 25, 2014: Former NFL Players May Be Plagued With Chronic Headaches
Study finds ex-NFL members average 19 days of headaches a month; past concussions a likely cause, expert says

June 24, 2014: Migraines May Worsen During Menopause
Women in perimenopause, menopause have more migraines than premenopausal women, study finds

June 19, 2014: Head Injuries Tied to Higher Migraine Risk for Veterans
Blast wounds and wartime stress are both known to increase headache risk, study authors say

June 13, 2014: Headaches During Sex More Common Than Thought, Expert Says
Problem affects more than 1 out of 100 people, mostly men

May 15, 2014: Migraines Linked to Increased Risk of 'Silent Strokes'
Treating migraines might reduce stroke risk, researchers suggest

April 22, 2014: New Drugs May Help Prevent Migraines
Two early trials show two experimental compounds reduced number of headaches for sufferers

April 11, 2014: Health Tip: What May Trigger Tension Headaches
Lack of sleep is a strong possibility

April 10, 2014: Girls Suffer Worse Concussions, Study Suggests
Researchers found they had more severe symptoms, longer recovery times than boys

April 07, 2014: Stroke Often Missed in ERs, Study Finds
Women, minorities and younger adults most likely to be misdiagnosed

April 02, 2014: More ERs Treating Headaches With Narcotics, Study Finds
Despite guidelines against prescribing powerful painkillers for these patients, the trend has grown

April 01, 2014: Could Reducing Stress Help Bring On a Migraine?
Small study suggests shifting hormone levels may have an impact, researcher says

March 17, 2014: Too Many Unneeded Brain Scans for Headaches, Study Suggests
Routine use of imaging tests not recommended, but more docs ordering them anyway, researcher says

March 11, 2014: FDA Approves First Device to Prevent Migraines
Wearable headband uses electrodes to stimulate nerve tied to the headaches

March 04, 2014: Hangovers Don't Delay the Next Drink, Study Finds
The painful after-effects of too much booze may be seen as just a temporary nuisance, researchers say

February 19, 2014: More Stress, More Headaches, Study Says
Tension-headache sufferers in particular may benefit from relaxation techniques, experts suggest

January 09, 2014: Recession Triggered Wave of Health Worries, Study Finds
Internet searches rose for stress-related conditions such as ulcers and back pain

December 31, 2013: Avoiding That New Year's Hangover
Drink in moderation and eat beforehand, doctor says

December 24, 2013: Behavioral Therapy Might Ease Kids' Migraine Symptoms
Those trained to cope with pain report less disability a year later, study finds

December 16, 2013: First Device to Treat Migraine With Aura Approved
Cerena Transcranial Magnetic Stimulator emits magnetic pulse that may ease symptoms

December 16, 2013: FDA Approves New Magnet Device to Treat Migraines
User presses button to release pulse of magnetic energy that may help ease headache

December 04, 2013: Health Tip: Prevent Headaches in Teens
Enough regular sleep can help

November 26, 2013: As More Meningitis Cases Hit Colleges, Experts Urge Awareness
Symptoms include sudden fever, headache, neck stiffness, vomiting and sensitivity to light

November 26, 2013: Nasal Allergies, Hay Fever Tied to More Migraines in Study
But it's unknown if allergic conditions bring on headache or vice versa, researcher says

November 21, 2013: What Not to Do for Migraines
Experts issue new guidelines to avoid unnecessary tests, risky treatments

October 28, 2013: Headaches Accompanying Lupus Often Not Disease-Related, Study Finds
Nor are they linked to medical treatment, researchers say

October 25, 2013: Migraines Tied to Raised Risk of Depression, Suicidal Thoughts
Canadian study found younger adults were most vulnerable

September 24, 2013: New Tool May Help Identify Deadly Brain Bleed
Goal is to help ER doctors make accurate diagnosis

September 24, 2013: Concussion Symptoms May Not Differ in Teen, Young Adult Athletes
But study authors say recovery period might vary

September 16, 2013: Bullied Kids Often Develop Physical Symptoms, Study Says
Sometimes a stomach ache or headache can be a cry for help

September 13, 2013: Older Age May Mean Fewer Hangovers
But study doesn't show why seniors suffer less headache, nausea than younger people after heavy drinking

September 11, 2013: Obesity May Increase Migraine Odds
Study found risk of painful headaches rose with body weight, especially in younger women and whites

August 28, 2013: Migraines Linked to Changes in Brain Structure
MRI findings in study should not cause concern to patients, experts say

August 09, 2013: Migraines Linked to Artery Networks in Brain
Imaging showed sufferers had differences in the structure of their blood vessels

June 28, 2013: Migraine Doctors in Short Supply Across U.S.
Only 416 specialists available nationwide, study found

June 28, 2013: Acute Migraines More Apt to Turn Chronic With Poor Treatment
Study compared patients to see who made the jump to frequent headaches within year

June 27, 2013: Migraine Sufferers Face Significant Stigma, Study Finds
Equal to that for epilepsy, panic disorder, researchers say, with impact of the disability discounted

June 26, 2013: Migraine With Aura May Be Linked to All Stroke Types
Study of women identifies important risk factor

June 26, 2013: Obesity May Boost Migraine Odds
Study found risk of painful headaches rose with body weight, especially in younger women and whites

June 25, 2013: Gene Discoveries Could Give Insight Into Migraines
Largest such study to date spots 5 regions of DNA possibly linked to the headaches

June 07, 2013: Pent-Up Stress Could Harm Health of Middle-Aged Women
Swedish study followed women since late 1960s

May 22, 2013: Having Both Migraines, Depression May Mean Smaller Brain
But it's unclear what the finding might mean for patients

May 01, 2013: Gene Mutation Linked to Migraines, Researchers Say
Link observed in laboratory cells, mice and humans

April 29, 2013: Drugs Can Sometimes Prevent Migraines, but at a Cost
Study finds many have side effects so bothersome that sufferers stop taking them

April 22, 2013: Figuring Out Your Migraine Triggers Is Tricky
Small study suggests too many factors contribute to painful headaches

April 16, 2013: Colic May Be Linked to Childhood Migraine, Study Says
Expert suspects disrupted sleep cycles might play a role in both disorders

March 26, 2013: Battery-Operated Skin Patch Offers New Option for Migraine Sufferers
FDA recently approved Zecuity patch to treat the painful headaches

March 26, 2013: Brain Differences Seen in People With Migraines
MRI study suggests changes occur in areas associated with pain