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Are migraine headaches more common in younger women?
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In brief: Yes
Many migraines are hormonally related.
Once women go thru' menopause they tend to go away. In the meantime, google "cryotron migraine" to find out about a treatment that works especially well for hormonally related migraines.

In brief: Yes
Many migraines are hormonally related.
Once women go thru' menopause they tend to go away. In the meantime, google "cryotron migraine" to find out about a treatment that works especially well for hormonally related migraines.
Dr. Michael Teitelbaum
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Dr. Lori Wagner
Internal Medicine
In brief: Yes
Women have a higher incidence than men, and migraines typically start when we are younger (20s-30s), sometimes even younger..
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In brief: Yes
Women have a higher incidence than men, and migraines typically start when we are younger (20s-30s), sometimes even younger..
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Dr. Lori Wagner
Dr. Lori Wagner
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