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Migraine and Headache Australia

Migraine & Headache Australia is the only organisation in Australia that aims to support the more than 6 million Australians affected by headache and migraine. Migraine & Headache Australia is a division of the Brain Foundation.

Vision and mission

To fund research into headaches and migraines and provide information for sufferers through the organisation's National Headache Register.

How Migraine & Headache Australia can help

Individuals can join the National Headache Register where they can join others and have their voice heard. Registered sufferers will be kept informed of latest treatments, research opportunities and access to webinars by specialists on various aspects of headache and migraine.

Programs

Register with the National Headache Register to participate in research and access the latest treatments and news. Your personal information is held medical-in-confidence.

Contact

  • Call Migraine & Headache Australia on 1300 886 660

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Last reviewed: December 2019

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What is a migraine? Headache Australia

Migraines are headaches that typically last from 4-72 hours and you may experience nausea and vomiting as well as sensitivity to light or sound.

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Personal Management - Headache Australia

To assist you to take charge of your headache, consider the following 10 personal management steps.

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History of Headache - Headache Australia

As early as 7000 BC, signs of ancient neurosurgery were evident. Skulls show that trepanation (the removal of a segment of bone from the skull) took place.

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Can migraines be prevented? Headache Australia

Can migraines be prevented? This is a common question and the answer is yes. Preventive medications can prevent migraines you may otherwise experience.

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What Is Headache - Headache Australia

Headache is one of the commonest symptoms experienced by humans. In fact, it is quite unusual not to have at least an occasional headache.

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Adults and Headache - Headache Australia

Studies confirm that tension-type headache and migraine are more common in women while cluster headache, a rare form of headache, is more common in men.

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Your Doctor and Your Headache - A Vital Partnership

Many headache sufferers do not consult a doctor. A recent study showed that 50% of migraineurs had not sought medical advice & had not been diagnosed.

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Headache Types - Headache Australia

Review over 20 different headache types in this directory.

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Eyestrain - Headache Australia

Eyestrain headache refers to pain and feeling of heaviness around the eyes.

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Headache Management - Headache Australia

Understand the keys steps towards a better life with effective headache management.

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