AHRQ Seeks Input on Headaches in Pregnancy and Acute Pain

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has posted key questions for the systematic review on Management of Primary Headaches in Pregnancy for comment through April 11, as well as a draft technical brief on...
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Episodic Migraine With and Without Aura: Key Differences and Implications for Pathophysiology, Management, and Assessing Risks

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TRP Channels as Potential Targets for Sex-Related Differences in Migraine Pain

Source: Frontiers in Molecular Biosciences The study, in Frontiers in Molecular Biosciences , suggests that sex hormones affect cells around the trigeminal nerve and connected blood vessels in the head, with estrogens --...
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Efficient Facial Pain Diagnosis Will Benefit Patients and Save Money

Source: Newcastle University, U.K. Experts at Newcastle University say introducing an electronic referral system to speed up diagnosis and treatment is likely to improve quality of life and save money. Full story...
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Migraine Prevention Drugs Demonstrate Net Health Benefit

Source: Institute for Clinical and Economic Review The Institute for Clinical and Economic Review released a final evidence report on three calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) inhibitors for prevention of migraine. Pa...
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Study: Men with Migraine May Have Higher Estrogen Levels

Source: American Academy of Neurology (AAN) While it has been known that estrogen plays a role in migraine for women, new research shows that the female sex hormone may also play a role in migraine for men, according to ...
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Clinical Studies Show Impact of Migraine across Various Stages of Women's Lives

Source: American Headache Society At the American Headache Society (AHS)'s 60th Annual Scientific Meeting, leading migraine experts are presenting five clinical studies that deepen the understanding of the effects of epi...
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ICER Report Supports Cost Effectiveness of CGRP Inhibitors

Source: Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) A recently released Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) evidence report assessing the comparative clinical effectiveness and value of three calciton...
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Effect of Fremanezumab Compared With Placebo for Prevention of Episodic Migraine: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Source: JAMA Abstract: Importance: Fremanezumab, a fully humanized monoclonal antibody that targets calcitonin gene-related peptide, may be effective for treating episodic migraine. Conclusions and Relevance: Among patie...
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Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia to Reduce Chronic Migraine: A Sequential Bayesian Analysis

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Mayo Study Shows Easy-to-Use, Noninvasive Stimulation Device can Help Prevent Migraine Attacks

Source: Mayo Clinic A new study published in Cephalalgia in March shows single-pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation is a new way to prevent migraine attacks. Full story...
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A Systems Neuroscience Approach to Migraine

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Randomized Double-Blind Controlled Study of Bedtime Low-Dose Amitriptyline in Chronic Neck Pain

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Migraine and Risk of Cardiovascular Diseases: Danish Population Based Matched Cohort Study

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FDA Clears Vagus Nerve Stimulator for Migraine Pain

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Power Transmission and Workload Balancing Policies in Ehealth Mobile Cloud Computing Scenarios: a Real IoT Ehealth Scenario for and Prediction of the Migraine Disease Is Shown

Source: Future Generation Computer Systems Abstract: The Internet of Things (IoT) holds big promises for healthcare, especially in proactive personal eHealth. Prediction of symptomatic crises in chronic diseases in the I...
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