Celebrities With Migraines

Serena Williams

After an intense headache cost tennis star Serena Williams a tournament match, she learned her pain was related to her menstrual cycle. “I’d never heard of [menstrual migraines] before,” she says. “All this time, I thought it was a regular migraine.”  About 60% of women with migraines say it gets worse during their periods, and hormones may be to blame. Your doctor may suggest medicines to even out your hormone levels.