This clinical research study is looking at the safety and effectiveness of an investigational medication option for preventing episodic migraine headaches.
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This clinical research study is looking at the safety and effectiveness of an investigational medication option for preventing migraine headaches.
Intro Questionnaire Registration Order Number It has been estimated that 1 in 4 Canadian households has someone affected by migraine headaches. Migraines can affect a person’s ability to perform everyday activities for up to 3 days, therefore having a significant impact on quality of life. Cluster headaches are far less common but can be just
Though they affect more people than asthma and diabetes combined, we still know relatively little about what causes migraines. However, when it comes to preventing a migraine, learning to identify your own personal triggers is crucial. Some common triggers include stress, red wine, pickled foods, skipping a meal, chocolate and caffeine. You might want to try
Millions of Canadians suffer from migraines. If you’re one of them, you know that the pain caused by migraines can lead to sick days and lost productivity at school or work. Or, missing out on social and family functions, and sometimes, difficulties in your relationships. When a migraine strikes, it can be near impossible to
Migraines tend to progress through four distinctive stages: prodrome, aura, attack (headache), and postdrome. But not everyone who has migraines experiences every stage. For others, signs and symptoms may vary from one migraine to another. Read on to familiarize yourself with some of the migraine stages and their symptoms, and learn when you should contact a doctor
For some migraine sufferers, flashes of light that move across their field of vision are clues that a migraine is on its way. For others, the first hints are unusual food cravings. Around three out of five migraine sufferers experience warning signs before the onset of head pain typically associated with migraines. Once a headache
Both headaches and migraines can leave you with intense sensations of pain or pressure in your head. Though it is at times difficult to know whether you’re experiencing a severe headache or a migraine headache, it’s important to understand the difference. When it comes to treatment, recognizing the symptoms of headaches and migraines can mean
When it comes to treating migraines, most people rely on medication. It’s a proven way to relieve migraine pain and lessen the frequency and severity of migraines in the long-term. But medication is only one approach. There are other lifestyle and behavioural changes you can make to both cope with acute migraine pain and prevent