YOGA AS ADD ON THERAPY IS SUPERIOR TO MEDICAL THERAPY ALONE IN MIGRAINE


Yoga as ADD-ON Therapy is Superior to Medical Therapy alone in Patients Suffering from Migraine Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM Migraine is the commonest cause of headache, especially affecting young people, more common in women. Migraine leads to disability and is a leading cause of absence from work. The mainstay of migraine treatment is medicalContinue reading “YOGA AS ADD ON THERAPY IS SUPERIOR TO MEDICAL THERAPY ALONE IN MIGRAINE”

White Matter Hyperintensity on MRI in Migraine


White matter hyperintensities (WMH) on MRI (T2W and FLAIR sequences) are seen in several conditions. The most common among them (from more common to less common) are: 1. Migraine, 2. Small vessel ischemia, 3. Multiple sclerosis Here you can see a FLAIR MRI image showing periventricular hyperintense lesions (right more than left) in a 25-yearContinue reading “White Matter Hyperintensity on MRI in Migraine”

New Guidelines for Migraine Prevention in Children and Adolescents


Migraine is common in children and adolescents and is a significant cause of disability. Migraine adversely affects their studies, games and other recreational activities. Over the years, newer evidences have been generated and the current guidelines have incorporated them. The key recommendations for prevention of headaches are: Topiramate is more effective than placebo in reducingContinue reading “New Guidelines for Migraine Prevention in Children and Adolescents”