The Stanford Headache Program Learning Center

Migraine 101: A 3-Step Guide to Managing Headaches

Migraine sufferer and director of the Stanford Headache Clinic, Robert Cowan, MD, provides a closer look at migraines and a helpful guide on how to best manage this, most common form, of headaches.

Meredith Barad, MD, Update on Migraine

Migraines are an intense and often debilitating type of headache which affect nearly 24 million Americans every year. This talk focuses on the causes of migraines, how they are diagnosed, and how they are differentiated from other kinds of headaches, as well as current treatments for this condition.  Speaker: Meredith Barad, MD Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesia (Pain) and Neurology & Neurological Science, Stanford University Medical Center

Meredith Barad, MD, Discusses Migraine Headaches

Migraines are are an intense and often debilitating type of headache which affects nearly 24 million Americans every year. This talk, given by Stanford Hospital's Meredith Barad, MD, focuses on the causes of migraines, how they are diagnosed, and how they are differentiated from other kinds of headache, as well as current treatments for this condition.

Additional Learning Resources

5 Things to Know Before Beginning Acupuncture

Dr. Niushen Zhang discusses acupuncture for migraine treatment

Common Types of Migraine and Related Symptoms

Dr. Nada Ahmad Hindiyeh discusses the most common types of migraine and their associated symptoms