Wednesday 21 November
11.45 - 13.00 hours

Migraine headaches

Spreker: Dr. Else Tolner

Locatie: Blauwe Zaal Auditorium

Migraine headaches are very common; over 10% of the Dutch population suffers from this debilitating disease. One in three sufferers see so-called aura’s at the beginning of an attack.  Dr. Else Tolner (Neurology Department of Leiden University Medical Center) explains how extensive research into brain activity can help us to understand how migraine attacks start.