Home > Medical > Headache and migraine > Dealing with migraine Dealing with migraine Migraine test to help reduce absenteeism and insurance claims With approximately 10% of the population suffering from migraines – according to the Migraine Research Foundation - a new biomarker test aimed at diagnosing chronic migraines could be the key to reducing absenteeism and insurance. Quick migraine facts It is hot and you are sitting in traffic. You suddenly realise you have not had your morning cup of coffee and, to top it all, you feel those flashing lights behind your eyes. Migraines in pregnancy Pregnant women should take extra care when treating headaches and migraines. Health24's Headache Expert has advice. Ask Headache Expert » Quiz Are you eating to control headaches? » Ask CyberDoc » Quiz Could you be using the wrong painkillers? » Headaches: all you need to know 6 migraine-busting foods Migraines take toll on family life Migraines take a heavy toll on family life at numerous households throughout South Africa, and many of the sufferers are women, writes a headache expert. Me, myself and migraines As I woke up with blurry vision and numbness on the one side of my body, I knew that I was going to have another migraine attack. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.