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    What Happens After My Child Starts Headache Treatment?

    When your child's doctor starts a headache treatment program, keep track of how well it’s working in your child’s headache diary. Keep your child's scheduled follow-up appointments so the doctor can see her progress and make changes in the treatment program if necessary.

    Do Children Outgrow Headaches?

    Headaches may get better as your child gets older. They may disappear and then return later in life. By middle school, many boys who’ve had migraines outgrow them. But for girls, migraines tend to happen more often as they grow up because of hormone changes.

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    Reviewed by Richard Senelick, MD on February 07, 2015
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