There is a new class of drugs which are showing promise in preventing migraines.
More than 12 million Americans see their doctors every year for headaches, which costs up to $31 billion a year in healthcare costs and lost productivity.
There has been little scientific evidence to back up the assertions of headache sufferers attributing their pain to the weather. Now, a study of more than 7,000 patients, led by researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center provides some of the first large-scale data on how environmental conditions influence headache pain.
Many people suffer from “New Daily Persistent Headaches” which can be difficult to diagnose.