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Headache & Migraine

When the breasts are disproportionate to the rest of a woman’s body, physical and psychological side effects can become very real issues.
Among women with migraines, the frequency of headaches increases during the menopausal transition, according to research presented at the annual meeting of the American Headache Society, held from June 26 to 29 in Los Angeles.

A recent review found that tonabersat, a novel benzoylamino benzopyran compound, is well-tolerated, but no better than placebo for migraine prophylaxis.
New guidelines have been released that highlight unique stroke risk factors for women and address prevention strategies, according to a synopsis article published in the June 17 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine.
By blocking a key pain receptor in mice models, a team of researchers has discovered a potential new method for treating obesity and diabetes.
Concussions that do not heal within 7-10-days may be associated with psychiatric disorders.