Headache and Migraine

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UK sources of information and / or support

The leaflets section of Patient UK

Includes leaflets called:

Migraine Action

Bridges the gap between the migraine sufferer and the medical world. Support and information services includes: a postal information service, a telephone helpline, numerous leaflets on all aspects of migraine.

Migraine Trust

Support and information for people with migraine.

Migraine 4 Kids

About one in ten children have migraine. This website is for them (run by Migraine Action).

National Migraine Centre

National Migraine Centre is an independent, charitable clinic in the UK, independent of the NHS, that is entirely focused on headaches and migraines.

OUCH (UK)

Support and information for people with Cluster Headache.

Percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale for recurrent migraine

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the sane name for health professionals.

Headache Pain

 Information from the Pain Relief Foundation.

Migraine

Factsheet from the British Brain and Spine Foundation.

Headache

Booklet from the British Brain and Spine Foundation.

Medicine Guide for Cluster Headaches

Information from emc Medicine Guides.

Medicine Guide for Migraine Headache

Information from emc Medicine Guides.

Headache (tension-type)

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

Cluster headaches

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

Migraine

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

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More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

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