Navigation Links
Migraines More Likely for People With Celiac Disease, Study Says
Date:5/3/2012

such as smoking, alcohol and coffee habits -- also were documented.

"We ended up analyzing 502 people," Dimitrova said. "We eliminated those who had head trauma or brain tumors, everybody who drank more than two alcoholic beverages a day and people who drank four or more cups of coffee a day -- anything that could be headache contributors."

The yearlong study found that 188 people had celiac disease, 111 had inflammatory bowel disease and 25 were gluten-sensitive -- meaning they had not tested positive for celiac disease but reported symptoms when they ate foods with wheat. The other 178 healthy individuals served as the control group.

Chronic headaches of any kind were reported by 56 percent of gluten-sensitive participants, 30 percent of those with celiac disease and 23 percent of those with inflammatory bowel disease, while only 14 percent of the control group reported headaches.

Dimitrova said that when the researchers screened specifically for migraines, 21 percent of those in the celiac group and 14 percent of the inflammatory bowel disease group met the criteria for the sometimes disabling headaches, compared with only 6 percent of the control group.

"Our findings suggest that migraine is a common neurologic manifestation in celiac disease, gluten sensitivity and [inflammatory bowel disease]," said Dimitrova, who also said they don't know what the mechanism is.

"It's possible the patients with [inflammatory bowel disease] have a generalized inflammatory response, and this may be similar in celiac disease patients, where the whole body, including the brain, is affected by inflammation," she said. "The other possibility is that there are antibodies in celiac disease that may ... attack the brain cells and membranes covering the nervous system and somehow cause headaches. What we know for sure is that there is a higher prevalence of headache of any kind, including migraine headaches, compared to healthy controls."

Dr. A
'/>"/>

Copyright©2010 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Ice Cream Headaches Might Offer Clues to Migraines
2. Power of Acupuncture to Ease Migraines Questioned in Study
3. Implantable Device May Help Ease Tough Migraines
4. For Many, Weight-Loss Surgery Also Eases Migraines
5. Special Tinted Glasses May Stymie Migraines
6. Migraines and headaches present no risk to cognitive function
7. A Lifetime of Migraines
8. Chronic Migraines Take a Greater Toll
9. Botox May Prevent Some Migraines
10. Hot Flashes More Likely for Certain Smokers, Study Says
11. Women More Likely to Survive Melanoma Than Men: Study
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Migraines More Likely for People With Celiac Disease, Study Says
(Date:12/25/2014)... Dec. 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Overeating is common during ... eat in moderation, an expert says. "Don,t arrive at ... calories if you know you,ll be attending a party, but ... Ashbey-Pejoves, lead dietitian at Northern Westchester Hospital in Mount Kisco, ... to eat healthy during the day and even to have ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Thompson HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, ... in on a "fountain of youth" drug that can delay ... adults, a new study suggests. Seniors received a significant ... targets a genetic signaling pathway linked to aging and immune ... The experimental medication, a version of the drug rapamycin, ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Thousands of transvaginal mesh lawsuits ( ... number of multidistrict litigations currently underway in U.S. District ... reports. According to an Order issued on December 2, ... Status Conference in all of the proceedings on January ... to submit a proposed agenda to the Court by ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Plugin creators from Pixel Film Studios have ... business presentation tool made specifically for Final Cut ... tool, users can now display their stats and facts ... Studios. “ProFire 5k gives users a multiple options to ... a presentation” , Pixel Film Studios takes the heat ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... 2014 Each year trauma accounts for ... hospital admissions across the nation (according to the ... CDC’s National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey collected ... in 2010. They estimated that there were between 3.5 ... a primary diagnosis of broken bone or fracture. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Researchers Take 'First Baby Step' Toward Anti-Aging Drug 2Health News:Researchers Take 'First Baby Step' Toward Anti-Aging Drug 3Health News:Federal Court Overseeing Thousands of Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Set to Convene Joint Status Conference for All Litigations, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Federal Court Overseeing Thousands of Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Set to Convene Joint Status Conference for All Litigations, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Federal Court Overseeing Thousands of Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Set to Convene Joint Status Conference for All Litigations, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Announcing a new ProFire 5k plugin from Pixel Film Studios for Final Cut Pro X Professionals 2Health News:Every Year Four Million Emergency Department Visits Result from Accidents Involving Bone Trauma 2Health News:Every Year Four Million Emergency Department Visits Result from Accidents Involving Bone Trauma 3Health News:Every Year Four Million Emergency Department Visits Result from Accidents Involving Bone Trauma 4
... Patients, cognition improved as medication rid brain of matted protein, ... A drug that aims to reduce the clogging "tangles" in ... in early trials, researchers report. , Further studies are necessary ... Alzheimer,s as it seems, or whether it needs to be ...
... U.S. Surgeon General,Julius B. Richmond, MD, FAAP, a pediatrician ... July 27, 2008, of,cancer at his home near Boston. ... Carter,s Assistant Secretary for,Health and as U.S. Surgeon General ... tobacco control efforts through the release of,the 1979 Surgeon ...
... Sanaria Inc., a,privately held company in Rockville, ... (UMBI) announced the receipt of a,multi-year Small ... Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) ... will support research and,development efforts to genetically ...
... July 29 Genomma Lab,Internacional, S.A.B. de C.V. ... over-the-counter pharmaceuticals and personal care products,company announced yesterday ... and registrations of UNIGASTROZOL, from Unipharm de Mexico, ... the reduction and control of,gastrointestinal symptoms that are ...
... Study urges national, international standards to ensure safety, reliable ... testing has become a common part of cancer care ... American Thoracic Society guidelines, say Duke University Medical Center ... to determine the pre-surgical fitness of lung cancer patients. ...
... of Gillette, brings 38 years of ... experience in consumer products industry, CHICAGO, July 29 ... that Peter Klein has joined the,firm as a director., ... consumer products,industry and was most recently senior vice president and ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:'De-Tangling' Alzheimer's Drug Shows Promise 2Health News:'De-Tangling' Alzheimer's Drug Shows Promise 3Health News:'De-Tangling' Alzheimer's Drug Shows Promise 4Health News:Former U.S. Surgeon General Julius B. Richmond, 91 2Health News:Former U.S. Surgeon General Julius B. Richmond, 91 3Health News:Malaria Vaccine Developer Sanaria Inc. and the University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute Awarded Collaborative, Multi-Year, US $600,000 NIH Phase I Small Business Innovation Research Grant 2Health News:Malaria Vaccine Developer Sanaria Inc. and the University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute Awarded Collaborative, Multi-Year, US $600,000 NIH Phase I Small Business Innovation Research Grant 3Health News:Genomma Lab Internacional Acquires UNIGASTROZOL 2Health News:Exercise Testing for Cancer Fails to Follow Guidelines 2Health News:The Cambridge Group Names Peter Klein a Director 2
(Date:12/24/2014)... and FARMINGTON, Conn. , Dec. ... MKT: PTN), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted, receptor-specific ... significant unmet medical need and commercial potential, today ... placement of 2,050,000 shares of its common stock ... of its common stock.  Funds under the management ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... DIEGO , Dec. 23, 2014 ResMed (NYSE: ... significant patent infringement action against Chinese medical device manufacturer BMC ... (ITC) ruled today that BMC,s masks listed below infringe ResMed,s ... or selling these masks in the United States ... iVolve N2 nasal mask , Willow nasal pillows mask ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 23, 2014  The American Diabetes Association is ... for people with diabetes and that all people ... of statins, in keeping with recent changes to ... American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart ... most recent changes to the Association,s annual revised ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Palatin Completes $20 Million Equity and $10 Million Debt Financings 2Palatin Completes $20 Million Equity and $10 Million Debt Financings 3Palatin Completes $20 Million Equity and $10 Million Debt Financings 4ResMed Wins Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Chinese Manufacturer BMC Medical 2New Standards of Care Provide Guidelines for Statin Use for People with Diabetes to Prevent Heart Disease 2New Standards of Care Provide Guidelines for Statin Use for People with Diabetes to Prevent Heart Disease 3New Standards of Care Provide Guidelines for Statin Use for People with Diabetes to Prevent Heart Disease 4
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
Medicine Products: