Current information on events on migraine and headache research, migraine and headache diagnostics, migraine and headache therapy, treatment and therapy for chronic pain

June 2, 2015 June 2, 2015

The healthcare system must be there for pain patients

Today, nationwide day of action against pain at over 500 locations in Germany and free patient hotline (0800-18 18 120) Kiel/Berlin, June 2nd, 2015. “The healthcare system should be there for pain patients and not the other way around,” demands the [ ...]

December 3, 2014 December 3, 2014

Lecture on migraines December 17th in Kiel: Women's meeting of the AG to support the hearing impaired

The women's meeting of the Working Group for the Promotion of the Hearing Impaired in the Greater Kiel Area is organizing a lecture on “Current treatment options for headaches and migraines”, to which men are also cordially invited. The speaker is Prof. Dr. Hartmut Göbel from the [...]

September 25, 2014 September 25, 2014

Headaches in children and adolescents

Today, science distinguishes between 363 headache diagnoses. Three types of headache are particularly important: Migraine pain is caused by a so-called neurogenic inflammation in the blood vessels (veins) of the meninges. Certain nerve messengers are released there, which cause local inflammation. [...]

August 10, 2014 August 10, 2014

Migraine Health Academy

Many people with migraines have heard the saying: “Everyone has a bit of a headache at some point.” Or: “Most people only imagine migraines; it’s not a real illness.” No [...]

May 25, 2014 May 25, 2014

NDR THAT! May 31st, 6:45 p.m. Migraines and headaches

https://www.youtube.com/embed/bPgzgulzIsw Saturday, May 31, 2014, 6:45 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sunday, June 1, 2014, 5:15 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. More than 70 percent of all Germans suffer 900,000 people complain about headaches and daily migraine attacks and 100,000 of them [...]

April 7, 2014 April 7, 2014

ARD Fact 8.4.: Widespread disease headaches

Migraines and other chronic headaches are the cause of the most common pain problems in humans. In recent years, extensive studies have been carried out on the burden on quality of life, the loss of ability to work, the occurrence of comorbidities and [...]

March 21, 2014 March 21, 2014

Prof. Göbel receives the German Pain Prize 2014

25th German Pain and Palliative Care Day: Professor Dr. Hartmut Göbel awarded with Pain Prize - German Prize for Pain Medicine goes to Kiel Frankfurt March 21, 2014 - For his commitment to the care of migraine and headache patients, the [...]

March 21, 2014 March 21, 2014

Prof. Käßmann: Pain and death are a reality of life

Käßmann advocates a humane approach to pain and finiteness Frankfurt, March 20, 2014 - "Pain and death in Luther's world view and what we can learn from it" was the topic of the special [...]