Current press information on migraine and headache research, migraine and headache diagnostics, migraine and headache therapy

February 18, 2024 February 18, 2024

NEW: Hartmut Göbel: The headache. 4th edition, 2024

Hartmut Göbel: Headaches - causes, mechanisms, diagnostics, therapy. 4th edition, 2024. ISBN 978-3-662-68872-4. The standard work on migraines, headaches, facial pain and neuralgia comprehensively conveys the current state of knowledge about their causes, diagnostics and contemporary therapy.

December 11, 2023 December 11, 2023

Migraine app received extensive update 2.3.2 (2128) with new features

The migraine app received a comprehensive update 2.3.2 (2128) on December 9th, 2023. Many new functions have been added. The migraine app has been expanded to include numerous additional services. The documentation of the course and the success of the therapy was expanded. The data [...]

October 27, 2022 October 27, 2022

New DGS practice guidelines: acute therapy and prevention of migraines

The German Society for Pain Medicine (DGS) published the practice guideline “Primary Headache Disorders” for the first time in 2014. The aim of the practice guidelines is to provide practical, practical instructions and assistance for the diagnosis and treatment of primary headaches in the area of ​​[...]

August 16, 2022 August 16, 2022

Migraine Special Care Contract for CGRP Monoclonal Antibodies

Guiding principles of specialized migraine care with CGRP monoclonal antibodies Migraine is a very common, severely disabling primary headache disorder. With its over 48 subtypes, it is one of the particularly complex neurological diseases. Epidemiological studies prove their high prevalence [...]

March 8, 2022 March 8, 2022

Migraines in women's lives

Migraines occur two to three times more in women than in men. Migraines are the most common cause of disability in women ages 15 to 49. It has a much more significant impact on the [...]

December 7, 2021 December 7, 2021

One hour for vaccination

An hour for vaccination is more happiness than a lifetime's worth of pride

August 10, 2021 August 10, 2021

CLUSTER HEADACHES 2021 – September 11th, 2021 in Kiel

The anniversary congress on the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Federal Association of Cluster Headache Self-Help Groups (CSG) eV Suicide headache, orphan of medicine, headache nameless: The names testify to the time when the medical care system hardly knew cluster headache, did not diagnose it and [ ...]

May 13, 2021 May 13, 2021

Corticoids and vaccination against SARS-CoV-2

How do corticoids affect vaccination against SARS-CoV-2 for migraines, cluster headaches and other headaches? Therapy with prednisolone and other corticoids ("cortisone"), for example for the treatment of status migraenosus, cluster headaches or for the treatment of rebound headaches during a [...]

March 30, 2021 March 30, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca only for people aged 60 and over

Press release from STIKO from March 30, 2021: "The task of STIKO is to continuously evaluate all scientific data on the effectiveness and safety of vaccines and to derive recommendations from it. This of course also applies when new findings on the [...]

July 16, 2020 July 16, 2020

FOCUS Top Medicine 2020 Pain therapy, migraines, headaches, back pain

Prof. Dr. Hartmut Göbel Prof. Dr. med. Hartmut Göbel, head physician at the Kiel Pain Clinic, is one of Germany's top doctors in the field of pain therapy according to the editorial team of Focus Health based on an independent assessment. The [...]