The National Headache Foundation exists to enhance the medical treatment of headache. It serves as a resource for people who suffer from headaches, physicians, allied health professionals, and the public.
For anyone who endures frequent or severe migraines, preventing these painful headaches is a top concern. Experts don't know exactly what causes migraines. But they have been able to identify medications to help prevent them.
People with frequent or severe migraine attacks can sometimes help prevent migraines if they:
Adopt lifestyle changes
Avoid migraine triggers
Use preventive medications or devices