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Are Migraines Putting Women Off Pregnancy?

According to research published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings, almost 20% of women with migraines said that they avoided pregnancy specifically because of their migraines.   The researchers who reported the findings evaluated responses from women with migraines who took part … Continue reading

Treating Migraines If You’re Pregnant or Breastfeeding

If you’re hoping to start a family, suffering from migraines shouldn’t be something to hold you back. Having said that, the idea of going without your migraine medication is an idea that would fill most migraine sufferers with dread. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

Pregnancy and Migraine Medications

Between 50-90% of pregnant women have seen a reduction in intensity and/or frequency of their migraines during their pregnancy.  This is often cited as the result of increased and stablised oestrogen levels that continue throughout the second and third trimester. However … Continue reading