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How to Fight Migraines During Pregnancy

A new study found that migraine may increase health risks for you and your baby. But getting a handle on these vicious headaches can help.

Woman having migraine with aura.

Aura With Your Migraines? Your Risk of Atrial Fibrillation May Be Higher

A study published in Neurology suggests migraine with aura is associated with an increased risk of atrial fibrillation, or a-fib, which raises stroke risk.

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Migraine Prevention Treatment Released — What It Means For You

Migraneurs have waited so long for this moment — some of you, your whole lives. Now let’s find out how this treatment is going to change your life. Find out how Aimovig is administered, how often, how much it costs, and whether its right for you.

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Accommodating Migraine During the Holidays

Hosting a person with migraine this holiday season? Here’s how to avoid triggering an episode so everyone can have a great time.

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Who Is Driving Your Migraine Bus?

Managing migraines is similar to driving a bus. Here’s how to become a skilled driver in order to take control of your condition.

Young woman with back of neck pain.

Occipital Neuralgia: The Basics

Occipital neuralgia is a primary headache disorder presenting symptoms that are sometimes confused with migraine.

Child hiding in closet making scary faces.

Migraine Monsters Hiding in the Closet

Do you fear that having Migraine disease may put you at risk for more serious illnesses? Here are the facts.

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Cervicogenic Headache: The Basics

The cause of a cervicogenic headache is a neck disorder or lesion. Although this type of headache is not a form of Migraine, it can trigger a Migraine attack.

Woman waking up in bed with a migraine.

Specific Ways Migraines Affect Your Sleep

A 2017 study found that almost half of individuals with Migraine experienced poor sleep quality.