How Do Migraines Differ From Headaches?

If you have not suffered from a migraine attack, you may think that it's 'just another headache'.

However, if you're a migraine sufferer, you'll know that migraine is nothing like 'just another headache'.

 

 

This video captures how migraines are different from headaches, and it describes the current theories out there about why people get migraines.

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Featured In Women’s Day Magazine June 2017

The Woman's Day interviewed and featured Bertrand Doeuk from the Brisbane Headache and Migraine Clinic in their 2017 June Edition which was released in Brisbane and throughout Australia. In this edition they discussed all there is to know about headaches, migraines, triggers and best possible treatment options.

An article on headaches and migraines.

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Cluster Headache – What Is It And Is It Treatable?

Have you ever heard of "suicide headaches"?

Cluster headaches normally cause pain around, behind or above the eye.

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Brisbane’s Headache Clinic Featured In The Magazine Of The Ethnic Communities Council Of Queensland

A health award for outstanding contribution to the treatment and management of headaches and migraines.

Bertrand Doeuk, the director of the Brisbane Headache and Migraine Clinic was featured in the magazine of the Ethnic Communities Council of Queensland. Read below how the clinic was awarded The 2016 Lord Mayor Business Award for outstanding contribution in the treatment and management of Headache and Migraine treatment in Brisbane. [Read more...]

Brisbane Headache and Migraine Clinic Makes Channel 9 News “Revolutionary Migraine Treatment”

Channel 9 News Revolutionary Migraine treatment at Brisbane Headache and migraine Clinic  

Bertrand Doeuk from The Brisbane Headache and Migraine Clinic was interviewed by Channel 9 News about a new revolutionary headache and migraine treatment, that is giving fresh new hope for chronic headache and migraines sufferers in Brisbane. [Read more...]

Tension Headaches: What Is It, And How Do I Resolve It?

Overactivity of muscle contractions, causing tension headaches

Tension headaches are caused by contractions of the head and neck muscles.

The pain experienced by tension headache sufferers is often dull and persistent. [Read more...]

What Is Chronic Daily Headache?

Do you ever feel an annoying, dull pain in the head that never seems to go away?

Dull and diffuse ache in the head in CDH

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CASE STUDY 037 – CHRONIC DAILY TENSION HEADACHE & CHRONIC MIGRAINE SUFFERER

Another great successful case study

Another great successful case study

 

AREA OF PAIN
Migraines are usually located in the right eye and the base of the skull.
Her daily tension headaches are located in the forehead region andalso the base of the skull. [Read more...]

Is Migraine Medication the future of treatment?

Migraine medication

Migraine medication

  If you are facing a chronic headache, you might not be able to find the right medication for your headache. In fact, it is difficult to prevent migraines in advance and you can potentially relieve the pain after the migraine attack with some over-the-counter medicines mostly known as triptans. [Read more...]

Migraine Symptoms

 

The 4 stages of a migraine attack

The 4 stages of a migraine attack

Migraine Prevalence

Migraine affects approximately 3 million people in Australia1. Up to 7 million people in Australia also suffer from Tension-Type Headache. World wide it has a prevalence of affecting nearly 15% or approximately one billion people2 . It is regarded as the third most prevalent disorder in the world, and has recently been ranked the third most highest causes of disability in the world3. In Australia the direct and indirect cost of migraine alone is costing up to $1 billion p/a. Women are three times more susceptible to developing migraines than men. It can affect an individual at any stage of their lives, but is more common before the age of 40. Around half of all migraine sufferers also have a family history of migraines. [Read more...]