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Everything You Need to Know About Triptans for Migraine Treatment

Triptans are a common prescription medication for acute migraine relief that include sumatriptan (Imitrex), rizatriptan (Maxalt), and more.

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What Are the Different Types of Migraines?

Did you know there are seven main types of migraines that include the acephalgic migraine, the silent migraine, and the stomach migraine? We'll talk about each type, plus what's not a migraine.

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How to Balance Migraines and Having a Life, According to Real Migraine Sufferers

There's never a good time to have a migraine. But it feels especially unfair when it happens when you already have plans. We spoke to real migraine sufferers to get their best tips.

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Everything You Need to Know About NSAIDs for Migraine Treatment

NSAIDs, such as naproxen, are a common acute treatment for migraines. Here's what you should know about this medication.

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The Best Essays About Parenting With Migraine Headaches

People who don't suffer from migraine headaches just don't get how challenging it can be.

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Everything You Need to Know About Anticonvulsants for Migraine Treatment

Anticonvulsants, such as topiramate (brand name Topamax®), are a common medication for migraine prevention. Here's what you should know about this medication.

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What's the Difference Between a Migraine Headache and Other Headaches?

Here's how to know if you have a migraine headache or anther kind of headache altogether.

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The Relationship Between Your Migraines, Your Period, and Birth Control

Yes, there is a relationship between birth control, migraines, and your period. Here's what you need to know to take control of your headaches and health.

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Everything You Need to Know About Beta Blockers for Migraine Treatment

Beta blockers, such as propranolol and metoprolol, are a common preventative treatment for migraines. Here's what you should know about this medication.

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What it's Really Like When Migraines Run in the Family

We spoke to three mother and daughter pairs to better understand what it was like to experience migraine headaches as a family.

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Everything You Need to Know About Antidepressants for Migraine Treatment

Antidepressants, such as amitriptyline, are a common preventative treatment for migraines. Here's what you should know about this medication.

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What to Do When Your Migraine Treatment's Not Working

Finding a migraine treatment takes time. Here's what you can expect when you start your first treatment.

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Everything You Need to Know About Anti-Nausea Medication for Migraine Treatment

Anti-nausea medication for migraines, such as metoclopramide, is commonly prescribed for migraine nausea or to help with other migraine medication's side effects.

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Living With Migraines

What's the Right Way to Track My Migraines?

Migraine tracking can help you with your migraine forecasting, a.k.a., knowing what will trigger your next migraine attack.

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Meet a Cove Advisor and Migraine Expert: Dr. Philip Bain

Dr. Philip Bain is a Cove Medical Advisor who has co-authored three books on headache management and numerous articles related to a variety of headache topics.

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Sumatriptan for Migraine Treatment: What You Should Know

Sumatriptan (generic Imitrex) is a triptan medication that helps to relieve the acute symptoms that come with a painful migraine headache.

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Ondansetron for Migraine Treatment: What You Should Know

Ondansetron (generic Zofran®️) is a dissolvable anti-nausea medication that helps to relieve nausea related to migraines and migraine treatments.

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What Are Migraine Symptoms?

Wondering what common migraine symptoms are during every stage? This article will walk you through each migraine stage and their symptoms.

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What Causes Migraines?

Want to know what causes migraines? This research-backed article explains the science behind your painful headache.

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What Exactly Is a Migraine With Aura?

Migraines with aura are migraine headaches that include visual disturbances. This article explains the causes and the symptoms.

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The Best Migraine Home Remedies, According to Research

Finding migraine home remedies that actually work for you are an important part of your treatment plan.

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Let's Break Down the Science Behind a Healthy Migraine Diet

Migraine sufferers know that eating healthy and building good habits matter. After all, food can be a trigger. But what should be in your migraine diet... and what shouldn't? Here's your guide.

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All the Latest Migraine Treatments and Research You Should Know About

There's a lot of migraine research happening now that's leading to new and exciting migraine treatments that include the anti-CGRP treatments, transmagnetic stimulation, and migraine patches.

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Alternative Migraine Treatments: What's Real, What's Not, and What You Should Know

Are you a migraine sufferer wondering if daith piercings, Cefaly headbands, essential oils, and supplements actually work? We spoke to the experts to get the answers you need.

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Meet a Cove Advisor and Migraine Expert: Dr. Sara Crystal

Dr. Sara Crystal is a Cove Medical Advisor and working neurologist who both understands what it's like to suffer from migraines, as well as how to treat them.

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The Best Internet Reads for Migraine Sufferers Who Feel Like No One Gets It

Finding migraine articles written by and for actual migraine sufferers is hard. That's why we've rounded them all up in one place.

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How Do I Know if I Have a Sinus Headache or a Migraine?

Migraines and sinus headaches both involve painful headaches, but there are clear difference in the symptoms, causes, and best treatments.

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What It's Like to Plan a Wedding When You Have Migraines, According to Real Migraine Sufferers

Planning a wedding is stressful enough. Trying to plan around your migraines makes it that much harder. Hear from two migraine sufferers who made it through their big day.

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Here's How to Accurately Describe Your Headache to a Doctor

Before you talk to a doctor about your headaches, make sure you have the right words to describe your pain so you get the treatment you need.

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The Right Way to Vacation When You Have Migraines

Migraine sufferers know relaxing, fun vacations can actually trigger migraine headaches. Here are expert-backed tips on how to stop your condition from ruining your trip.

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Rizatriptan for Migraine Treatment: What You Should Know

Rizatriptan (generic Maxalt®) is a triptan medication that helps to relieve the acute symptoms that come with a painful migraine headache.

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Naproxen for Migraine Treatment: What You Should Know

Naproxen (generic Aleve®) is an NSAID medication that helps to relieve the acute symptoms that come with a painful migraine headache.

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Metoclopramide for Migraine Treatment: What You Should Know

Metoclopramide (generic Reglan®) is an anti-nausea oral medication that helps to relieve nausea related to migraines and migraine treatments.

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Topiramate for Preventative Migraine Treatment: What You Should Know

Topiramate (generic Topamax®) an anticonvulsant medication that reduces the frequency of migraine headaches.

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Amitriptyline for Migraine Prevention: What You Should Know

Amitriptyline (generic Elavil®) is a preventative prescription medication that can help reduce the frequency and severity of migraine headaches.

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Propranolol for Migraine Prevention: What You Should Know

Propranolol (generic Inderal®) is a beta blocker medication that works to reduce migraine frequency.

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Metoprolol for Migraine Prevention: What You Should Know

Metoprolol (generic Lopressor®) is a beta blocker medication that helps to prevent the frequency of migraine headaches.

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Yes, Yoga Can Help Treat Your Migraine Headaches

Yes, yoga's proven to help prevent migraine headaches by reducing your stress, increasing your circulation, and improving your posture.

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Meet a Cove Advisor and Migraine Expert: Dr. Alexander Mauskop

Dr. Alexander Mauskop is a Cove Medical Advisor and working neurologist who both understands what it's like to suffer from migraines, as well as how to treat them.

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12 Questions Patients Have About Treatment, But Don't Know Who To Ask

Cove's medical advisors weighed in on some of the most pressing questions migraine sufferers have about their treatment.

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Everything Pregnant Women Should Know About Migraine Treatment

Here's everything you need to know about your migraine treatment and care if you’re a migraine sufferer who's pregnant.

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Let's Discuss the Relationship Between Exercise and Migraines

We spoke to a doctor to make sure you have the information you need to know about exercising and migraines.

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