Obesity and headache: part I--a systematic review of the epidemiology of obesity and headache.

@article{Chai2014ObesityAH,
  title={Obesity and headache: part I--a systematic review of the epidemiology of obesity and headache.},
  author={Nu Cindy Chai and Ann I. Scher and Abhay Moghekar and Dale S Bond and B. Lee Peterlin},
  journal={Headache},
  year={2014},
  volume={54 2},
  pages={219-34}
}
Individually, both obesity and headache are conditions associated with a substantial personal and societal impact. Recent data support that obesity is comorbid with headache in general and migraine specifically, as well as with certain secondary headache conditions such as idiopathic intracranial hypertension. In the current manuscript, we first briefly review the epidemiology of obesity and common primary and secondary headache disorders individually. This is followed by a systematic review of… CONTINUE READING
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