Research

Overview of current migraine research

Exercise and Migraine

The Association Between Migraine and Physical Exercise

Amin, F. M., Aristeidou, S., Baraldi, C., Czapinska-Ciepiela, E. K., Ariadni, D. D., Di Lenola, D., … & Linde, M. (2018). The association between migraine and physical exercise. The journal of headache and pain , 19 (1), 83. doi: 10.1186/s10194-018-0902-y - this is a helpful overview of the current science linking increased aerobic exercise with decreased burden of migraine.

Effects of different endurance exercise modalities on migraine days and cerebrovascular health in episodic migraineurs: A randomized controlled trial

Hanssen, H., Minghetti, A., Magon, S., Rossmeissl, A., Rasenack, M., Papadopoulou, A., … & Donath, L. (2018). Effects of different endurance exercise modalities on migraine days and cerebrovascular health in episodic migraineurs: A randomized controlled trial. Scandinavian journal of medicine & science in sports, 28 (3), 1103-1112. - this study would seem to indicate that high intensity interval training may be even more beneficial for those suffering episodic migraine that moderate intensity training.

Aerobic exercise for reducing migraine burden: mechanisms, markers, and models of change processes

Irby, M. B., Bond, D. S., Lipton, R. B., Nicklas, B., Houle, T. T., & Penzien, D. B. (2016). Aerobic exercise for reducing migraine burden: mechanisms, markers, and models of change processes. Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain , 56 (2), 357-369. doi: 10.1111/head.12738

Why Does Increased Exercise Decrease Migraine?

Ahn, A. H. (2013). Why does increased exercise decrease migraine?. Current pain and headache reports , 17 (12), 379.

Exercise as migraine prophylaxis: A randomized study using relaxation and topiramate as controls

Varkey, E., Cider, Å., Carlsson, J., & Linde, M. (2011). Exercise as migraine prophylaxis: a randomized study using relaxation and topiramate as controls. Cephalalgia , 31 (14), 1428-1438. https://doi.org/10.11770333102411419681

Physical Activity and Headache: Results from the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT)

Varkey, E., Hagen, K., Zwart, J. A., & Linde, M. (2008). Physical activity and headache: results from the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT). Cephalalgia , 28 (12), 1292-1297. doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-2982.2008.01678.x


Migraine & General Lifestyle

IgG‐Based Elimination Diet in Migraine Plus Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Aydinlar, E. I., Dikmen, P. Y., Tiftikci, A., Saruc, M., Aksu, M., Gunsoy, H. G., & Tozun, N. (2013). IgG‐based elimination diet in migraine plus irritable bowel syndrome. Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain , 53 (3), 514-525. doi:

A randomized trial on the effects of regular water intake in patients with recurrent headaches.

Spigt, M., Weerkamp, N., Troost, J., van Schayck, C. P., & Knottnerus, J. A. (2011). A randomized trial on the effects of regular water intake in patients with recurrent headaches. Family practice , 29 (4), 370-375. doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/fampra/cmr112

Migraine and sleep: a bi-directional association.

Mackus, M., Kraneveld, A. D., Garssen, J., & Verster, J. C. (2017, April). Migraine and sleep: a bi-directional association. In SLEEP (Vol. 40, pp. A433-A433). JOURNALS DEPT, 2001 EVANS RD, CARY, NC 27513 USA: OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC. doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/sleepj/zsx050.1160

The influence of weather on migraine - are migraine attacks predictable?

Hoffmann, J., Schirra, T., Lo, H., Neeb, L., Reuter, U., & Martus, P. (2015). The influence of weather on migraine–are migraine attacks predictable?. Annals of clinical and translational neurology , 2 (1), 22-28.

Triggers, Protectors, and Predictors in Episodic Migraine

Marmura, M. J. (2018). Triggers, Protectors, and Predictors in Episodic Migraine. Current pain and headache reports , 22 (12), 81.

Comparison Between the Efficacy of Ginger and Sumatriptan in the Ablative Treatment of the Common Migraine

Maghbooli, M., Golipour, F., Moghimi Esfandabadi, A., & Yousefi, M. (2014). Comparison between the efficacy of ginger and sumatriptan in the ablative treatment of the common migraine. Phytotherapy research , 28 (3), 412-415. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/ptr.4996

Efficacy of coenzyme Q10 in migraine prophylaxis: A randomized controlled trial

Sândor, P. S., Di Clemente, L., Coppola, G., Saenger, U., Fumal, A., Magis, D., … & Schoenen, J. (2005). Efficacy of coenzyme Q10 in migraine prophylaxis: a randomized controlled trial. Neurology , 64 (4), 713-715. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1212/01.WNL.0000151975.03598.ED

Riboflavin and migraine: the bridge over troubled mitochondria

Colombo, B., Saraceno, L., & Comi, G. (2014). Riboflavin and migraine: the bridge over troubled mitochondria. Neurological Sciences , 35 (1), 141-144.

CoEnzyme Q10 and Riboflavin: The Mitochondrial Connection

Markley, H. G. (2012). CoEnzyme Q10 and riboflavin: the mitochondrial connection. Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain , 52 , 81-87. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1526-4610.2012.02233.x

Prophylaxis of migraine headaches with riboflavin: A systematic review

Thompson, D. F., & Saluja, H. S. (2017). Prophylaxis of migraine headaches with riboflavin: a systematic review. Journal of clinical pharmacy and therapeutics , 42 (4), 394-403. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/jcpt.12548

The role of nutrients in the pathogenesis and treatment of migraine headaches: Review

Nattagh-Eshtivani, E., Sani, M. A., Dahri, M., Ghalichi, F., Ghavami, A., Arjang, P., & Tarighat-Esfanjani, A. (2018). The role of nutrients in the pathogenesis and treatment of migraine headaches. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, 102 , 317-325. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biopha.2018.03.059

Effects of Intravenous and Oral Magnesium on Reducing Migraine: A Meta- analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Chiu, H. Y., Yeh, T. H., Huang, Y. C., & Chen, P. Y. (2016). Effects of intravenous and oral magnesium on reducing migraine: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Pain Physician , 19 (1), E97-E112.

An evidence-based review of oral magnesium supplementation in the preventive treatment of migraine

Teigen, L., & Boes, C. J. (2015). An evidence-based review of oral magnesium supplementation in the preventive treatment of migraine. Cephalalgia , 35 (10), 912-922. DOI: https://doi.org/10.11770333102414564891

  • Post by Emily Cordes
  • Jun 30, 2019