Tag Archives: headache

App identifies factors tied to “high” and “low” headache pain days – Healio

PHILADELPHIA – Researchers used a smartphone app to identify factors associated with “high” and “low” migraine pain days in those with chronic migraine, which may allow patients to make lifestyle changes that could improve their condition. Stephen Donoghue, PhD, vice president of clinical research at Curelator Inc., and colleagues reviewed data from 141 patients with… Read More »

5 Foods & Drinks That Can Trigger A Headache, & 5 That Can Soothe One – Bustle

I don’t know about you, but if there’s a meat and cheese plate on the menu, I’m definitely ordering it. Thankfully, aged cheeses and cured meats are not headache triggers for me. However, the Cleveland Clinic noted that cheeses such as “blue cheese, brie, cheddar, English stilton, feta, gorgonzola, mozzarella, muenster, parmesan, [and] Swiss [cheese]”… Read More »

Popular Diagnostic Measurements for Headache Lack Evidence of Accuracy – Neurology Advisor

There is a dearth of evidence for diagnostic accuracy in measurement scales that were reported in the literature for headache associated with musculoskeletal symptoms in adults. More studies are required to enhance the level of evidence, according to a study published in Cephalalgia. Researchers conducted a review of literature on the diagnostic accuracy of questionnaires and… Read More »