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North Carolina Comprehensive
Headache Clinic

2501 Atrium Drive, Suite 400
Raleigh, NC 27607
Phone: (919) 781-7423

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 8am to 4pm

2011 Health and Healing Archive

FDA Approves Botox to Treat Migraine -- News for those who suffer with migraine headaches: the FDA has recently approved Botox as a treatment protocol for this condition. We asked Dr. Charles Matthews, a board certified neurologist and Director of the North Carolina Comprehensive Headache Clinic, to explain the likely benefits of this decision.  "But first," he said, "my usual caution: Botox was FDA approved for chronic migraine.  If you have frequent headaches, they are likely to be migraine, but they may not be." >> learn more >>

Migraines, Stress and Inflammation -- Are migraine headaches a sign of inflammation? Are they exacerbated by stress? And linked to disease states? When we have questions about headache, generally, and in migraine headache in particular, we always seek answers from Dr. Charles Matthews. Some researchers think that aging is actually a form of stress.  >>  learn more >>