What to Look Forward to In 2020

The years of migraine flying under the radar are behind us. Though there is still much progress to be made, the last few years have been some of the

Top 5 Blogs of 2019

  As the year comes to a close, we are recapping the five highest viewed blog posts from 2019…   1. Pregnancy and Migraine

How Does Medicare Cover Migraine?

Healthcare costs are 70% higher for a family that includes a person with migraine; however, many of these costs can be covered for older adults under

New Migraine Treatments: What’s in the Pipeline

2018 may have been a pivotal year in migraine treatment with the release of CGRP monoclonal antibodies, but that was merely the first wave of new

Invalidated, Invisible, Inspired

It wasn’t like I had a brain tumor. This is what I remember most from my first trip to the student health center the first semester of my freshman

What is strength?

Why? A simple and poignant question. It has been a breakthrough for so many. A three-letter word that cuts toward the core of understanding. I have

Migraine: The Biggest Test to My Career

Having lived with constant migraine pain for the past six years, I’ve found migraine to be the biggest test of my career. For years, the disease

I Lost My Light and It Could Have Lost Me Everything

I Lost My Light and It Could Have Lost Me Everything Red, puffy eyes. Swollen runny nose. Frustration, anger, grief, and sadness so intertwined that

Telemedicine for Migraine Patients

Telemedicine for Migraine Patients More than 39 million Americans suffer from migraine. For me, my migraine attacks started in childhood and

The Relationship Between Stroke and Migraine

  There are several ways to think about migraine and its relationship to stroke. Migraine is a disease that affects the nerves in our body, as

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Super-Responder: A Story of Life After Aimovig

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Super-Responder: A Story of Life After Aimovig  I sat staring at my phone, anxiously hitting the

How to Use Essential Oils to Manage Migraine

I remember my reaction when someone would suggest a natural remedy for my debilitating migraine disease. “They were one of those people who thought

Pregnancy and Migraine Medications

When we first become moms we face all sorts of new challenges and changes. Those of us managing migraines have an extra challenge.

Intentional Avoidance of Physical Activity

Scientific evidence supports the positive role of physical activity in the management of migraine.

Breastfeeding and Migraine

When we first become moms we face all sorts of new challenges and changes. Those of us managing migraines have an extra challenge.

That’s What This Is

When I got to college it seemed as if everyone around me was anxious. I was convinced that everyone was being dramatic. Then one day it hit.

AMD A Year in Review 2018

2018 has arguably been one of the most transformative years in migraine, from revolutionary treatments to worldwide awareness. Here's a recap!

Anti-Migraine Resolutions

For many of us, fewer migraines is a hopeful New Year's Resolution. Here are some strategies to help you overcome your migraine disease.

Migraine Gift Guide

We've asked people with migraine what gifts they'd love to receive this holiday, plus the gifts you should avoid at all costs. Here's what they said.

Migraine vs. Career

Are you finding yourself struggling with the idea of your migraine disorder vs. your career? It has crushed me to. Here's how I've coped.

Feeling hopeful about Aimovig

If you have not yet heard of Aimovig, it’s a new preventative migraine treatment option for adults. I am trying it, and feeling hopeful.