A growing body of medical literature has shown a connection between depression and other mental health disorders and Migraines. In 2000, a study showed major depressive disorder to impact 47% of Migraineurs as opposed to 17% of the general population.
A new study used a large population-based sample to analyze the association between Migraine disease and mental health disorders. In this study, Migraine was associated with:
- major depressive disorder
- bipolar disorder
- panic attacks
- panic disorder
- simple phobia
You can read more and learn the implications for us in Migraine Associated with Mental Health Disorders.
Published On: January 25, 2009