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Ask an expert: Botox for chronic migraines

Q: “What can you tell me about using Botox to treat migraines? I’m on two medications for chronic migraines. They help a little, but make me feel groggy and queasy. I’d love a better option.”

Ask an Expert: Headache Pain Relievers

What pain medicines are safe to use for headaches? With all the recent recalls and new safety warnings, I’m worried that I may be risking a stroke or heart attack every time I take something to get rid of a headache.

Ask an expert: Managing migraines

What is “migraine brain”? Could some sinus headaches actually be migraines? Is there any way to head off chronic migraines? Providence neurologists answer questions about migraines.

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Aetna InteliHealth Headache Page

Aetna topic page on headaches.

FDA COX-2 Selective (includes Bextra, Celebrex, and Vioxx) and Non-Selective Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDS)

Explains requirement by FDA to change labels on drugs commonly prescribed for arthritis and headache. Page on Headaches

Headache topic page for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Medline Plus: Headache

Medline Plus topic page on headaches, providing info on different types and treatment options.

National Headache Foundation

Welcome to the website for the National Headache Foundation — the world's largest voluntary organization for the support of headache sufferers.