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The 40-day headache: Your guide to the 2020 Georgia General Assembly – Atlanta Magazine

Illustration by Sam Island On January 13, lawmakers from across Georgia will converge under the Gold Dome downtown for the annual session of the General Assembly. Working under a 40-day deadline, 180 representatives and 56 senators will debate bills on issues like education, transportation, and healthcare. They’ll also fulfill their only constitutional obligation: approving a… Read More »

Undifferentiated Headache: Austrian Study Highlights Need to Assess This New Diagnostic Category – Neurology Advisor

Headaches among children and adolescents in Austria are common, with over 75% experiencing some form of headache, and further research is needed to assess the new diagnostic category of undifferentiated headaches, according to a study published in The Journal of Headache and Pain. The aim of this epidemiological study was to evaluate the prevalence, burden, medication… Read More »

Onabotulinum May Decrease Opioid Use, Reduce Severity and Frequency of Nonmigraine Headache – Neurology Advisor

In patients with chronic nonmigraine headaches who have not responded to ≥2 prophylactic therapies, onabotulinum toxin type A (BoNTA) injections may effectively reduce pain severity and frequency of headaches, a study published in Frontiers in Neurology suggests. The study was a retrospective review of 717 patients who received injections of BoNTA at a single center… Read More »