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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...
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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 refresh button....
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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 a migraine...
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Pregnancy and Migraine Medications

Pregnancy is a step into the unknown. It can be the most wonderful time in a person’s life, but it can also be intimidating. For women...
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Intentional Avoidance of Physical Activity

Dr. Samantha Farris (Rutgers University) & Dr. Dale Bond (The Miriam Hospital/Alpert Medical School of Brown University) Scientific evidence supports the positive role of physical activity...
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Breastfeeding and Migraine

Breastfeeding and Migraine Medications When we first become moms we face all sorts of new challenges and changes in our lives and in our bodies. Those...
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Anti-Migraine Resolutions

New Year’s is my favorite holiday. I love the hope it brings. It is a time to assess what we want out of life and take...
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Migraine Gift Guide

With more than 40 million people living with migraine in the US alone, the odds of you having a person with migraine on your holiday shopping...
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Medical Marijuana and Migraine

As I stared at the film-like canisters on my bed, I could practically feel his eyes on me. I glanced over at the teddy bear in...
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Why Try CCBT for Migraine?

Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is a psychological approach to managing headaches and migraine. The reason that people with headaches and migraine see a psychologist is not because...
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Everything You Wanted to Know About Sex and Migraine (But Were Afraid to Ask!)

36 Million Migraineurs in the US alone may think they have a built in reason for avoiding sexual relations, but it’s not always a headache. A...
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Migraine Safe Foods by Category

Bread Acceptable purchases: Any white, wheat, rye or pumpernickel store-bought bread. Plain or sesame seed bagels, English muffins, quick breads like pumpernickel or zucchini breads. All yeast...
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