A letter to someone with chronic migraine

Migraine Awareness Month #30: 2001: A Space Odyssey: "I am putting myself to the fullest possible use, which is all I think that any conscious entity can ever hope to do.": Write a letter to a fictional Headache Disorders patient encouraging that person to be kind to him or herself. Use the ways you're too … Continue reading A letter to someone with chronic migraine

Riding the line- Study on the line between high frequency episodic and chronic migraines

“Border Zone” Between Episodic and Chronic Migraine Explored in Research by Montefiore Headache Center  There is a great deal of similarity between those with high frequency episodic migraines with those who have chronic migraines such as similar "sociodemographic characteristics, headache-related disability and a host of problems like chronic pain, psychiatric comorbidities and medical comorbidities"according to … Continue reading Riding the line- Study on the line between high frequency episodic and chronic migraines

Migraine: Who’s your favourite historical figure?

  Migraine Awareness Month #25 Lincoln: Who's your favourite historical figure who lived with Migraine or another Headache Disorder? I'm hard-pressed to say which is my favourite. The philosopher in me really has a fondness for Friedrich Nietzsche. But I also really enjoy the imagery of Vincent Van Gogh. Now, Nietzsche, I have read quite a bit … Continue reading Migraine: Who’s your favourite historical figure?

How does living with Migraine or another Headache Disorder impact your financial situation?

Migraine Awareness Month #9 Mama Mia: Money Money Money: How does living with Migraine or another Headache Disorder impact your financial situation?   It has impacted my career. It impacted my productivity when I work. Impacted my ability to sustain work. Greatly unfortunately because it greatly affects my capacity to work. There was a time … Continue reading How does living with Migraine or another Headache Disorder impact your financial situation?