Chronic migraine is 15 or more headache days each month, with migraine on for at least 8 of those days each lasting 4 or more hours. With episodic migraine, you’d have 14 or less headache days a month.
There are lots of theories about the cause for migraine which is not proven yet. It is more common in ladies then men. There is sometimes someone in the family with the same condition. Migraine can affect quality of life and may be associated with some medical conditions like depression. We can treat migraine when the pain comes or we can prevent it from happening.
Dr Amir has treated migraine by a number of methods, one is through BOTOX tiny injections concentrated mostly on the side of the head where the pain occurs, back of the head, forehead, neck and shoulders to relieve the muscle tension.