Harvard Health Books

The Migraine Solution

Elizabeth Loder MD and Paul Rizzoli MD

For millions of Americans, migraine headaches are a debilitating part of every day. As top neurologists specailizing in headache pain at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and The Faulkner Hospital in Boston, Elizabeth Loder, MD, MPH, and Paul Rizzoli, MD, are at the forefront of new research related to migraine management and treatment.

In The Migraine Solution, they provide clear, current, reliable information to meet the needs of the headache patient, while clarifying the ‘myths’ of headache management. Along with Liz Neporent, seasoned health journalist and lifetime migraine sufferer, they provide readers with all of the guidance they need to alleviate their migraines for good, including:

  • Understanding migraine triggers
  • Self-evaluation questionnaires and syptom-trackers
  • Cheat sheets, wallet cards, and migraine logs
  • Over-the-counter v. prescription drug treatment
  • herbal/vitamin treatment and complementary/alternative medicine
  • Lifestyle treatments including diet, exercise, sleep, and meditation
  • Emergency pain management


Paperback: 272 pages
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin; Original edition (January 3, 2012)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0312605811
ISBN-13: 978-0312605810
Product Dimensions: 8.1 x 5.3 x 0.9 inches