A migraine headache is a recurrent, throbbing headache generally felt on one side of the head. Migraines usually begin in early childhood, adolescence, or young adult life.
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Causes and Treatments of Migraine and Related Headaches
Consumer health resource center providing information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of migraines. From eMedicine Health.
eMedicine Health - Migraine Headaches, Vision Effects
Consumer health resource center providing information on the impact of migraines on vision.
General Practice Notebook - Migraine
Clinical information for health care practitioners.
Mayo Clinic: Migraine Headache
Discussion of the causes, symptoms and treatment of migraine.
The Merck Manual
Pathophysiology, symptoms, signs, diagnosis and treatment options for migraines.
Migraine - Headache Resource Center - HealingWell.com
Medical news, information and articles, links, message boards, books on headaches and migraines.
Migraine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Discussion on the various types of migraine and common treatments.
Migraine Action Association
A nonprofit organization based in the United Kingdom that provides information on all aspects of migraine, its causes, diagnosis and treatment.
Migraine Association of Ireland
A registered charity dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with migraine. Information for headache sufferers and health care professionals.
Consumer health resource center providing information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of these headaches which are due to changes in the brain and surrounding blood vessels. From eMedicine Health.
Migraine Headache FAQs
eMedicine Health resource center providing answers to commonly asked questions about these disabling headaches.
A free collection of articles about migraine headaches published in The New York Times.
The Migraine Trust's Website
Provides regular information, forums and a helpline for sufferers, medical professionals and researchers. The Trust also funds clinics, fellowships and studentships across the UK.
The National Migraine Assoc. (MAGNUM)
Information about Migraine disease, treatment, news, myths and realities, advice on medications, disability, where to turn for help, and other headache, head-pain, and other issues.
NHS Choices: Migraine
Provides information on this form of severe headache. Includes a short video and details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment, complications and prevention.
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