Headaches in Children Resources
Botox® Treatment for Chronic Migraines [PDF]
If your child has tried a few oral preventive medications for chronic migraines without benefit, Botox® injections may be offered as an alternative treatment option.
Headache Calendar (Detailed) [PDF]
Use this detailed headache calendar to document each time your child has a headache and bring the completed calendars to your child’s next appointment with the doctor.
Migraine Headache Calendar (Simple) [PDF]
Complete this easy-to-use migraine headache calendar to mark each day your child has a headache and bring it to your child’s next appointment with the doctor.
Miles for Migraine Youth Camps
Miles for Migraine Youth Camps are for kids and teens with chronic migraines and their parents, designed to build community and provide helpful tools for managing migraine.
American Headache Society
The American Headache Society® Committee for Headache Education is dedicated to advancing the treatment and management of patients with headaches. The website offers educational materials, tools and resources to support patients and their families.
American Migraine Foundation
The American Migraine Foundation provides information about migraine symptoms and triggers in children, how to help your child manage migraines, and strategies for coping with migraines at school and in other social situations.
Miles for Migraine
Miles for Migraine seeks to improve the lives of migraine patients and their families by raising awareness about headache disorders and helping find a cure for migraine through fun runs and other events.
National Headache Foundation
The National Headache Foundation offers comprehensive resources to help patients and families better understand headaches and migraines, as well as learn about advances in treatment.
Understanding Pediatric Migraine
Christina Szperka, MD, Director of CHOP's Pediatric Headache Program, outlines common symptoms and treatment options for pediatric migraine in an interview with the American Migraine Foundation.