Aimovig: New Migraine Drug Licenced in the UK 09 August 2018

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has granted a licence for the use of a new migraine prevention treatment AimovigĀ® (erenumab). It has been approved for prophylaxis of migraine in adults who have 4 or more migraine days per month. AimovigĀ®, a first-of-its-kind treatment specifically designed for migraine prevention, works by blocking the calcitonin gene-related peptide […]

Does My Child Have Migraine? 09 August 2018

Migraine often starts in childhood, roughly 10% of school age children have migraine. In adults the condition is more prevalent in women than in men but in children the gender difference is less pronounced although boys suffer slightly more than girls up to puberty. Thereafter, girls have it! In adults, the key migraine symptom tends […]

My Migraine Story by Jordan 09 August 2018

Migraines have been a part of my life since I was 4 years old. I would have to take days off school, cancel plans with my friends and my mum would have to put me to bed in a dark room with a flannel over my eyes. I would get very sick with them and […]