Monday, May 5, 2008

Migraine and Mood Disorders

Depression is associated with many physical conditions.
The most commonly implicated conditions are those that involve either inflammation or chronic pain. In a recent analysis of data from the CCHS 1.2, Dr. Nathalie Jette has demonstrated the strong link between migraine and major depression. She has also shown that the association is not specific for major depression. An association was observed also for bipolar disorder, panic disorder and social phobia.

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