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Headache Horizons: Rebound Abounds in Chronic Migraine

Despite clear definitions in guidelines, many questions remain regarding medication-overuse headaches in the context of chronic migraine.

Peter McAllister, MD

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Convention Question

Convention Question: Has CGRP-Related Treatment Changed Your Practice?

Answers from attendees of the American Headache Society 61st Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA, July 11-14, 2019.

Headache Highlights: From Killer to Cure—
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Headache Highlights: From Killer to Cure—Botulinum Toxin as Therapy Turns 30

Botulinum toxin, once known as the sausage poison, has 30th birthday as therapy.

Peter McAllister, MD

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About the Cover Artist

Focused on finding life’s gifts, Emily J. Shapiro’s artwork captures the joy in life and nature she insists on, despite living with migraine.

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Last Word: Eptinezumab on the Horizon

Alder BioPharmaceuticals has submitted an application for approval of an antibody to CGRP, unique for its 30-minute quarterly infusion and more.

Bob Azelby, MBA

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Cluster Headache Acute Therapies

Despite strong evidence for high-flow oxygen, subcutaneous sumatriptan, and zolmitriptan nasal spray, patients often receive less-than-adequate abortive treatment.

Brian E. McGeeney, MD, MPH, MBA

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Cluster Headache Preventive Therapies

The challenges of cluster headache lead to treatments and further understanding.

Emmanuelle A. D. Schindler, MD, PhD; and Christopher Gottschalk, MD

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Cannabis and Cannabinoid Therapies for Headache

Shown effective for treatment of pain, Cannabis may have benefits for patients with headache, but more research is still needed.

Niushen Zhang, MD

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Behavioral and Integrative Therapies for Headache

Many patients who may benefit from these treatments may not be aware nonpharmacologic approaches exist.

Mary Motwani, PhD; and Deena Kuruvilla, MD

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Neuromodulation Therapies for Headache

Neuromodulation devices creates potential paradigm shift in headache medicine.

Umer Najib, MD, FAHS; Jessica Frey, MD; and David B. Watson, MD, FAHS, FAAN

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Procedural Treatments for Headache Disorders

Botulinum toxin injections, nerve blocks, and trigger point injections are safe and effective in-office treatment options.

Regina Krel, MD; and Paul G. Mathew, MD, DNBPAS, FAAN, FAHS

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Migraine During Pregnancy

Developing plans for treatment during pregnancy before conception can relieve stress for both patient and provider.

Kate Onorato, MD; Carrie Dougherty, MD, FAHS; and Jessica Ailani, MD, FAHS

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Migraine in Children

Headache is common in children and adolescents and there are exciting developments in diagnosis, classification, and treatment.

Lauren Doyle Strauss, DO, FAHS; and Scott Otallah, MD

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Migraine Acute Therapies

Acute treatment of migraine improves daily function and reduces associated disability and risk of transformation to chronic migraine.

Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD; Amaal J. Starling, MD; and Juliana VanderPluym, MD

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Migraine Preventive Therapies in Development

The field of headache medicine is full of promise with more migraine-specific preventive therapies in development.

Aniket Natekar, MD, MSc; Malya Sahu, BSc; Hsiangkuo Yuan, MD, PhD; and Stephanie Nahas, MD, MSEd, FAHS, FAAAN

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Migraine Preventive Therapies

With new—and first-in-class—migraine-specific treatments, preventive treatment of migraine is changing quickly.

Charisse Litchman, MD, FAHS; and Sirisha Sanamandra, MBBS

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Migraine Mimics

Are we underdiagnosing migraines?

Cynthia E. Armand, MD; Alina Masters-Israilov, MD; and Richard B. Lipton, MD

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Headache in the Spotlight

New treatments are bringing the field of headache medicine to center stage.

Deena Kuruvilla, MD

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Headache Horizons: Migraine Work in Translation

From discovery of CGRP to the monoclonal antibodies of today and -gepants of tomorrow, basic science has been translated to clinical progress over just 3 decades.

Richard B. Lipton, MD

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Headache Horizons: Done by Hand

Chiropractics, the headache patient, and the lost art of touch.

Peter McAllister, MD

This Month's Issue
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Marc Nuwer, MD, PhD

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Chrystal Reed, MD, PhD