Headaches are among the world’s leading causes of disability for children and adults.1 Clinical samples of youth with headache report frequent school absences, poorer school performance, and lower quality of life than youth with other chronic conditions.2 However, little is known about the association of headache with school functioning at the population level.
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Turner SB, Szperka CL, Hershey AD, Law EF, Palermo TM, Groenewald CB. Association of Headache With School Functioning Among Children and Adolescents in the United States. JAMA Pediatr. Published online February 01, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.5680
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