HeadWise HeadWise: Volume 4, Issue 4

Migraine, Epilepsy and Genetics Migraine and epilepsy are often mentioned together, in both research and patient care. The results from the Epilepsy Phenome/Genome project (EPGP) found evidence for a shared genetic effect in migraine and epilepsy. Physical Therapy for Headache Physical therapy is often utilized in the comprehensive treatment of headache sufferers. A variety of therapeutic techniques can improve the headache patient’s outcome. What to Do When Your Child with Headache Is Leaving for College The college environment is fraught with novelty for incoming freshman. What can you do to help your college student meet the challenge? Creativity in Spite of Disability The impact of headache on the patient’s life (family, social, work/school) is universally acknowledged. For some individuals, including Charles Darwin, they succeed although headaches have limited their daily activities. Headache Clinics Featuring the Headache Care Center in Springfield, Missouri. $6.99 Volume 4, Issue 4 • 2015 www.headaches.org