Study Shows Placebo as Effective as Chiropractic Treatment for Migraine Relief

WebMD reports that a small study out of Akershus University Hospital showed that patients found relief from their migrianes in equal measures from actual chiropractic manipulation and sham chiropractic treatment.   For the new study, researchers at Akershus University Hospital, in Norway, recruited 104 patients who were having at least …

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 …