A Breakthrough in Migraine Treatment
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 954 , Segment 3
Episode: Ukraine/Russia, Closing GM Factories, Mars InSight
- Nov 29, 2018 10:00 pm
- 16:31 mins
Guest: Anne MacGregor, MD, Honorary Professor of Women’s Health, St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London, UK Millions of people suffer from migraine headaches that can be completely debilitating. They may last for hours – even days – and can recur multiple times a month. Most severe chronic migraine sufferers are women, but the exact causes are still not well understood. But this year the FDA did approve new treatments that may help prevent migraines in some sufferers, a major breakthrough after decades of slow progress.