About 75% of all migraine sufferers are women. Although the incidence of migraine is similar for boys and girls during childhood, it increases in girls after puberty. Migraine most commonly affects women between the ages of 20 - 45.
Fluctuations of female hormones, such as estrogen and progesterone, appear to increase the risk for migraines and their severity in some women. About half of women with migraines report headaches associated with their menstrual cycle. For some...Read more
The transcript of this podcast is below. Ifyou prefer to listen to it, you can do so easily from the MigraineCast Web site.Welcome to... Read more »
As the holiday season gets under way, stress builds. While we accept the rushed days and the added pressure, children also feel the stress... Read more »
The holiday season with shopping, preparations and many social events can be stressful for adults, but can be times of high anxiety for children as... Read more »