Headache: How Do Treatments for Children Differ?
What's special about treating headaches in children? “Most parents are not comfortable giving their children medication,” said Shannon Babineau, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. “We work on making sure that a lot of the common migraine triggers are avoided in kids. One that is very common in children is sleep irregularity and sleep deprivation.”
-Dr. Shannon Babineau, Assistant Professor, Neurology, Pediatrics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai