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White Matter Hyperintensities Linked to Tension-Type Headaches

White Matter Hyperintensities Linked to Tension-Type Headaches

Investigators sought to determine the relationship between headache and white matter hyperintensities.

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation May Prevent Migraine in Adolescents

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation May Prevent Migraine in Adolescents

Researchers conducted an open-label prospective study to assess the use of single-pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation for the management of migraine headache in adolescents.

Tobacco Exposure Influences Cluster Headache Presentation

Tobacco Exposure Influences Cluster Headache Presentation

The United States Cluster Headache Survey assessed tobacco exposure in individuals with cluster headaches.

Dextromethorphan/Quinidine May Relieve Migraine in MS Patients With PBA

Dextromethorphan/Quinidine May Relieve Migraine in MS Patients With PBA

Researchers conducted an open-label observational study to assess the safety and efficacy of dextromethorphan/quinidine as migraine prophylaxis for individuals with pseudobulbar affect.

Novel Nasal Spray for Migraine Attacks to Be FDA-Reviewed

Novel Nasal Spray for Migraine Attacks to Be FDA-Reviewed

DFN-02 was evaluated in a multicenter, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study (N=107) which showed it was effective in treating pain and associated symptoms during a migraine attack and in reducing attack-related functional disability.

Incidence of Musculoskeletal Disorders, Depression in Migraine

Incidence of Musculoskeletal Disorders, Depression in Migraine

Fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, sciatic syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis, and moderate depression may be more prevalent in working-age individuals with vs without migraine.

Parenteral Hydromorphone for Migraine and ED Revisits

Parenteral Hydromorphone for Migraine and ED Revisits

Hydromorphone-related "likeability" and "feeling good" may not be associated with return visits to the emergency department in patients treated with the drug for migraine.

Single Pulse Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Shows Efficacy in Migraine Prevention

Single Pulse Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Shows Efficacy in Migraine Prevention

Investigators sought to evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of sTMS for migraine prevention.

Efficacy of Greater Occipital Nerve Block for the Acute Treatment of Migraine Headache

Efficacy of Greater Occipital Nerve Block for the Acute Treatment of Migraine Headache

Greater occipital nerve block may be an effective option for the acute management of migraine headache.

Surgical Outcomes Associated With Trigger Site Deactivation for Migraines

Surgical Outcomes Associated With Trigger Site Deactivation for Migraines

In some patients, surgical trigger site deactivation may treat migraine effectively and relieve symptoms substantially.

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