New Study Finds Sugar Pill as Effective as Anti-Migraine Drugs in Kids

CBS News reported on a New England Journal of Medicine study  that tested the efficacy of two migraine drugs in reducing the number of days the children in the study group had migraines. The drugs tested were topiramate, an anti-seizure drug and amitriptyline, an antidepressant. Doctors were surprised to learn …

New Research Suggests that Oral Bacteria Play a Role in Migraine

Medical News Today reported  that researchers have discovered a link between the prevalence of certain bacteria in the mouths of migraine sufferers that may help scientists narrow down the causes of these debilitating headaches:   In all, they sequenced the bacteria found in 172 oral samples and 1,996 fecal samples …