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Migraine Headaches - What Increases Your Risk

You may be more likely to get migraines if you:

  • Have a family history of migraines.
  • Are female. Women are 3 times more likely than men to get migraines.
  • Are a teenager or young adult. Migraines often begin during these years.
  • Have depression, anxiety, asthma, or epilepsy.
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Last Updated: June 10, 2011
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