Adolescent and Children Migraine
Helpful Resources and Information on Treatments for Migraine on Adolescents and Children
Do children suffer form from migraine?
About 10% of school-age children suffer from migraine , data shows that half of all migraine sufferer have their first attack before the age 11. However, migraine witness in children as early as 7 too. Before the puberty boys experience more than the girls their Migraine Headaches, however with grown age out of puberty the pattern changes for girls. 50%-60% of children with migraine Headaches presenting ongoing migraine different quality and intensity in their later ages.
Variety of Migraine type described in the literature. Most important migraine in children are :
- Migraine without aura
- Migraine with aura
- Hemiplegic migraine
Chronic migraine in general is accompanied by complications such as persistent aura, associated with nausea and vomiting, seizures, recurrent abdominal tenderness/cramps often called abdominal migraine. Chronic migraine may cause benign paroxysmal (sporadic) vertigo, torticollis (stiffness of neck), and feeling of numbness and tingling in the extremities. Actually the feature of migraine in adult and children are almost the same. The only difference is the level of pain tolerance and conscious handling of the events.
Because of severity and traumatic experience of migraine headaches, many parents forced to home schooling of their children. Children then deprived of their normal youthful daily activities at the school. The trauma continues into chronic anxiety and depressive disorder for parents and child at the same time. Research demonstrates that these children gone through many type of diagnostic tests, treatment modalities. Some desperate parents even accept willingly provide cannabis to their children with the hope to help.
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DE NOVO treatment provides in 96%–98% of patients only one session treatment. There is no need for necessary medication for continuation of care. Your child may return to normal school life without debilitating headaches.
- Is your child going through a traumatic daily Migraine headaches?
- Is she/he already taking several anti-seizure medications and abortive pills without resolution?
- Did you allow her/him to smoke non sense cannabis?
- Is she/he already missing school and playful days of the school?
- Is she/he already on home schooling program?
Then ask us for help, one call make difference in your child’s and your life!