Plasma Cytokine Levels in Migraineurs and Controls
Speaking of inflammation, put migraines on the list of conditions associated w/ inflammation. The problem with this is that that makes migraines a local manifestation of a systemic problem. So, just treating the headache w/ pain meds does nothing the address the underlying inflammation, leaving the patient at increased risk of a hoard of other chronic diseases because this was not addressed. Lifestyle changes geared towards lowering inflammation HAS to be a part of any migraine treatment protocol.