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Vitamin D, Statins, and Migraines
A combination of Vitamin D3 and simvastatin had an impressive effect on migraine frequency in a controlled study. How will this combo perform in real life? I'm cautiously optimistic.
Statins for Migraineurs?
If migraine is fundamentally an inflammatory problem and if inflammatory conditions increase cardiovascular risk, do migraineurs need statins?
More Headache, Less Migraine With Dementia
An association was found between headache or non-migrainous headache and later dementia. Not so for migraine.
CGRP: Taking Aim at the New Migraine Target
Promising new research is testing monoclonal antibodies delivered via infusion against CGRP, a powerful mediator of inflammation.
Finding the Triptan that Fits
When it's time to try a triptan for migraine, remember there are 7 to choose from. If one doesn't work for your patient, another one in the class probably will.
Objective MRI Evidence of Migraines?
Here's intriguing evidence that certain structural changes in the brain may be related to chronic migraines.
“Let Down” or “Weekend” Migraines
They work all week at stressful jobs without a headache--and spend the weekend in bed with a breakthrough migraine. What to do for them?
Migraine: Keeping the Beast at Bay
Do you know what drugs current guidelines recommend? Get an 8-slide update, here.
Top 10 Reasons Why Patients Come to Primary Care
What brings patients to your office—and not the specialty office down the street? Insights in this slideshow.
Triptans and Ergotamines: What’s the CV Risk?
Triptan and ergotamine drugs are staples of acute migraine treatment. But questions about their cardiovascular safety linger in the absence of clear evidence. A short slide show looks at what we do know.
5 Things About Migraine That Really Hurt
Better understanding of migraine causes and related issues could result in enhanced patient care and prevention, but clinicians face some serious challenges—here are 5.
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