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Tags: migraines

5/22/2018

Drug’s ability to lower frequency of migraines by 50 percent sounds pretty good–until you read the fine print

2/8/2018

Emerging migraine treatments: NPR story deftly weighs the good, the bad and the unknowns

12/5/2017

Guardian story on new migraine drug never establishes why it’s ‘an important step forward’

3/9/2017

Reuters Health carefully hedges results of study on mild shocks for migraines

3/1/2017

Heavy on anecdote and light on evidence: NBC News’s story on experimental migraine drug