Study: Cannabis for migraine

So cannabis (The Pot) is legal in Canada so we have the option of exploring all sorts of strains for pain and going on it medicinally as well. My doctor's office offered me a specialist to go over the strains and which would best help me with pain. And that did shock me. I don't … Continue reading Study: Cannabis for migraine

Working with migraine: And so the saga continues

Migraine: beginner’s guide to posts

I have written a great deal about migraines and perhaps that makes it tricky to find the basic information one might want to find. So here is your guide to migraines from my blog. Just some basics. Impact of high episodic and chronic migraine study What I want people to understand about chronic migraine Migraine … Continue reading Migraine: beginner’s guide to posts

Guest post: Migraines and CBD

After its recent legalization, CBD oil has been picking up some steam in the migraine community as a possible alternative treatment. Beyond that, there have been floods of anecdotal evidence of peoples’ positive experiences. Is this natural substance the cure to chronic migraines? Let’s see what science has to say about that! What is CBD? … Continue reading Guest post: Migraines and CBD

Aimovig (erenumab) for migraine

I have posted about the CGRP blocking medication research in the past: CGRP: New frontiers in migraine prevention "CGRP targeted treatment is the first migraine preventative for migraines ever. Ever. The research suggests targeting calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), a protein that helps with triggering, sending, and heightening sensitivity to the migraine pain, can help improve migraine … Continue reading Aimovig (erenumab) for migraine