Who Is Migraine Hurting? Women’s Edition

The Headache and Migraine Policy Forum compiled this infographic on the effect of migraine and headache disorders on women.

3 out of 4 people who have migraine are women.

Most common in women from ages 20-45.

Women report longer lasting and more painful headaches.

Women report more symptoms such as nausea and vomiting.

Migraine cause women to miss work.

Migraine impacts women’s abilities to fulfill roles at home.

Women with migraine are 41% more likely to be depressed.

Migraine is hurting women, families, workplaces, and communities.

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