European Headache Alliance

Monthly Archives: August 2017

Top 10 Migraine Triggers and How to Deal with Them

The American Migraine Foundation’s guide to triggers and how to manage them The sudden onset of a migraine means a dark room, bed and a cool towel for most of us. While these seem to come out of nowhere, many will find that there are usually some signs that a migraine attack is on its…
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Novartis announces AMG 334 significantly reduces patients’ monthly migraine days in phase II study of chronic migraine prevention

Phase II 20120295 study of AMG 334 met primary endpoint, confirming efficacy and safety in patients with chronic migraine over 12 weeks of treatment Migraine is a leading cause of disability, affecting more than 10% of people worldwide – within the overall migraine population, people with chronic migraine experience the greatest impact on daily activities…
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Cluster Headache

Often called 'suicide headaches', around 130,000 people in the UK suffer from the debilitating condition, cluster headaches. They are excruciating attacks of pain on one side of the head. The pain can be so bad that sufferers sometimes harm themselves to distract themselves from the pain. Now, a new study has been launched to try…
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