Causes and Treatments of Migraine Headaches Topic Guide

Migraine and Related Headaches Migraine and Related Headaches: Two general types of headaches exist: primary (like migraines and cluster headaches) and secondary (headaches caused by a structural problem, trauma, or infection) Triggers include stress, lack of sleep, not enough food or fluids, and many other causes. A variety of medications all working through a variety of different mechanisms are used to treat migraines.

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