Further training

All information about further training and conferences on headache research, headache diagnostics and headache therapy

July 23, 2017 July 23, 2017

Master of Headache Disorders University of Copenhagen

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), headache disorders are the third most severely disabling human illness. The demands on highly qualified specialists in the research, diagnosis and treatment of headaches are continually increasing. The University [...]

March 12, 2017 March 12, 2017

Our new clinic brochure

Dear reader, The new clinic brochure from the Kiel Pain Clinic has been updated and expanded. It is available for you to download here. The brochure has been supplemented with important innovations, such as information on the treatment process and [...]

June 9, 2016 June 9, 2016

Why pain has been excluded from medicine

Pain is part of the conscious inventory of our lives. The experience of pain is immediately accessible to the perceiver by perceiving it [1,2]. Every child, every feeling person already knows from their own experience what pain is. An explanation, a [...]

May 13, 2016 May 13, 2016

CGRP, Gepante and monoclonal antibodies in migraine therapy

Migraine is one of the most serious disabling diseases affecting humanity. According to a current overview by the WHO, migraine is listed as the 6th most disabling disease. If one considers the complication of headache due to overuse of medication [...]

April 25, 2016 April 25, 2016

Peppermint oil for tension headaches

Headaches are epidemiologically the most common and, after dementia and stroke, the third most expensive disease of the nervous system economically. In general medical practice, they are one of the most common reasons for visits to the doctor; if they are resistant to therapy, they often result in inpatient [...]

September 30, 2015 September 30, 2015

Kiel Cluster Headache Conference: Care in Europe 2015

Greetings from Hermann Gröhe International headache researchers and those affected will meet from September 4th. to September 6th, 2015 in Kiel for the European Cluster Headache Conference 2015. The conference will take place under the patronage of Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament, at [...]

March 3, 2015 March 3, 2015

The new TK Headache Coach

Around two thirds of all adults in Germany suffer from headaches at times - the most common being tension headaches or migraines. In addition to drug therapy, the right preventive measures and pain management strategies improve [...]

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. [...]