Working to improve the lives of people with migraine

What is Migraine?

Migraine is not just a headache, it's a complex neurological disease that impacts more than 1 billion people worldwide. In this medical animation by Nucleus Medical Media, made in collaboration with AMD, you will learn possible causes of this disease and what happens in the brain during an attack.

This video is sponsored in part by Amgen/Novartis, and Abbvie.


The Association of Migraine Disorders is led by a dynamic committee of leading researchers and medical professionals from around the world.

Spotlight on Migraine® Podcast

Spotlight on Migraine® is a podcast that explores the mysteries of migraine from many perspectives: patients, advocates, caregivers, health professionals and researchers.

Migraine Minute News Update is a series that gives you the latest in migraine research, education, and awareness once a week and in under 2 minutes.


The percent of people with migraine who have yet to be diagnosed.


The percent of people with migraine who have a family history with migraine.


The percent of people with migraine who face difficulties or discrimination at work because of their condition.

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CBD, Hemp and Marijuana for Migraine: What You Need To Know

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How to Talk With Your Doctor About Migraine

How to Talk With Your Doctor About Migraine Have you ever visited your doctor and left feeling like you didn’t get the answers you...

Solving the Migraine Puzzle with Genetic Science

Solving the Migraine Puzzle with Genetic Science We’ve known for generations that migraine disease tends to run in families, but we haven’t understood all...

Free Online CME Course

A Migraine Toolbox

A practical approach to diagnosis and treatment

The Migraine Toolbox is a free, comprehensive “how-to” course in managing migraine. It covers the diagnosis and treatment of this disease. It includes downloadable practical tools – including questionnaires, medication guidelines for clinicians, a patient brochure, and other resources. Those with migraine have many symptoms and therefore are seen by a wide range of medical professionals. This educational program will enable primary care physicians, nurses, pharmacists, gastroenterologists, and other non-headache specialists to care for these patients.