If you’re a newbie when it comes to migraines, never fear — there are about 36 million other sufferers in the U.S. out there to commiserate with.
Think you’re experiencing your first migraine? First, see a doctor to get a migraine diagnosis. Then, learn how migraines may impact your life — and find support in the experiences of others. Excedrin Migraine commissioned the Millennial Migraine Report, surveying 1,000 female migraine sufferers ages 18 to 64 to learn how migraines affect job performance, social life, attitudes and more. Here are some topline findings that may help you.
71% of Millennial migraine sufferers surveyed wish they had visited a doctor sooner.
It’s important to visit a doctor and get a proper diagnosis of migraine in order to start treatment. Feeling intimidated by a doctor visit? Learn how a doctor diagnoses a migraine, and learn about the signs you might be having your first migraine.