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UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 7:29 p.m.

Migraines: Bigger headaches for women than men

Migraine can afflict men, women and children. But it is not an equal opportunity disorder. Of those who suffer chronic crippling migraine attacks, the vast majority are women. They are …

UPDATED: Mon., March 27, 2017, 6:41 p.m.

House Call: Understanding cause of headaches can help with treatment

I divide headaches into the broad groups called primary and secondary. A primary headache is caused by an underlying problem in the pain systems in the brain while secondary headaches …

Will migraine relief pass the eye test?

KANSAS CITY – For migraine sufferers who’ve had a hard time taming the throbbing pain of migraine attacks, two Kansas City-area eye doctors are suggesting a new route to relief. …

Doctor K: Preventing frequent migraines

DEAR DOCTOR K: I’m plagued by frequent migraines. I take medications to treat the migraines once they’ve started, but I’d rather prevent them in the first place. Any suggestions?