‘Coeliac headache’ is real, study confirms

Coeliac patients are much more likely than the general population to suffer from headaches severe enough to warrant a visit to the doctor, say Swedish researchers.

Their population-based study, the first of its kind, looked at headache-related doctor visits and hospitalisations in nearly 30,000 coeliac patients and 150,000 healthy controls.

The odds of a headache-related medical consultation were around