natural history of childhood migraine

Last reviewed 03/2021

  • based on an observational study (1) involving 73 children with migraine. These children were followed up for 40 years
    • 29% of study members had had migraine attacks at least once per year during the follow-up period
    • more than 50% of study members reported having migraines in their 50s


  1. Bille B. A 40-year follow-up of school children with migraine. Cephalgia 1997;17:488-91.