One in every seven people around the world experience a migraine at least once in their lives. Count yourself lucky if you have never had a migraine. If you have had a migraine or suffer from persistent migraines, you know just how painful and disrupting they can be.
Migraines are more than just a regular headache – and they can be absolutely draining for those who suffer from them. You do not have to live with regular migraines. There are viable prevention options, and the ASP Health migraine doctor in Texas can help you live a life free of migraines!
Most people with migraine who require a specialist’s advice are cared for solely by their General Practitioner. If you do not respond well to treatment or if your migraine attacks are not being well managed, further investigation may be needed. You should contact a specialist clinic if you experience the following below:
There are many types of headaches along with migraine. Each has unique causes and symptoms.
Common types of headaches include:
Untreated migraine attacks can last for hours, days, or months. You may experience various symptoms across different stages of migraine
A migraine diary: Before you visit our clinic for your first appointment it is beneficial to keep a diary of your attacks. Keep a record of your symptoms and triggers. This is useful for the specialist to diagnose migraine and their triggers.
Medication record: The doctor will need to know the names and doses of any medication you have tried before. This may include herbal remedies and complementary treatments (such as acupuncture, homeopathy, and herbalism) that you have tried.Book an appointment