Is a tragus piercing effective against migraine? Prof. Dr. Terwindt explains!
A tragus piercing is placed in the middle piece of cartilage of your ear, just in front of your ear canal. According to various internet forums, this tragus piercing would help against migraines, but is this true? LINDA.nl asks Gisela Terwindt, professor of Neurology and head of the Leiden Headache Center. According to her, it is just a “placebo-effect”. Read the article here (in Dutch).