News & Press Releases 

A Migraine Relief Diet

Foreword for The Migraine Relief Diet is written by Frederick Godley, III, MD, FACS, President of the Association of Migraine Disorders and Michael Teixido, MD, Vice President of the Association of Migraine Disorders (excerpted...

Headache on the Hill (HOH) 2016

This is an annual event, organized by the nonprofit Alliance for Headache Disorders Advocacy (AHDA), to advocate on behalf of Americans with disabling headache disorders. This is primarily a grassroots advocacy for increased...

Annual AMD Scientific and Educational Board Meeting

Our first annual scientific and educational advisory board meeting, on October 23rd, was full of invigorating discussion and a wealth of great ideas. It underscores how essential the word “collaborate” is within...

Migraines: The Individual Financial Toll

Healthcare is expensive. We all know this. Even under the best of circumstances, a generally healthy person, can dedicate a large portion of income in service of insurance premiums, deductibles, co-insurance, co-pays,...

Everything You Wanted to Know About Sex and Migraines (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 study from the University of Munster...

In Search of the “Magic Bullet”

The past year shapes up to be a particularly productive one in terms of research, and in some cases product roll-out, for potential relief from migraines and related disorders. Oral triptans have...

Migraine Disorders and Relationships

How is it possible that such a devastating illness in all its expressions could not have far-reaching, negative effects in all relationship areas of a migraineurs life? It’s not, of course. Only...

The MRF and the AMD Announce the Opening of a Joint Request for Proposals for Migraine Research Grants

The Migraine Research Foundation (MRF) and the Association of Migraine Disorders (AMD) announce the opening of a joint Request for Proposals for migraine research grants. MRF is committed to discovering the causes,...

First Migraine Symposium at Brown a Success!

The inaugural Migraine Disorders Symposium was held on Tuesday, February 17 at the Brown Institute for Brain Science. Frederick Godley, MD provided introductory remarks about the new partnership between the Brown research center and...

The Inaugural Migraine Disorders Symposium

The inaugural Migraine Disorders Symposium was held on Tuesday, February 17 at the Brown Institute for Brain Science. Frederick Godley, MD provided introductory remarks about the new partnership between the Brown research...

The Migraine Research Foundation (MRF) Has Once Again Partnered with AMD

MRF has once again partnered with the Association of Migraine Disorders (AMD), a nonprofit based in Rhode Island, in funding a grant, which will be known as the Association of Migraine Disorders...

The Stigma of Migraine

Stigma (From the Oxford English Dictionary) NOUN A mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality, or person When we speak of the stigma Migraine sufferers (migraineurs) experience we are really...