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Quiz: Migraines and Hormones

Author(s): Dave Gilmartin

Women are 2 to 3 times more likely than men to have migraines.  Decades ago, these were attributed to women’s inability to cope with stress, a sort of hysteria.  Thankfully since then, medical science has established that they are biologically based.  For more than half of women aged between 18 and 60, the onset and timing is connected with the hormonal flux of their menstrual cycle.

Take this short quiz and then see the resources we’ve gathered about treatment options and how to answer questions and concerns as your patients enter different phases of life.

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