Welcome to my migraine blog where I share my migraine journey, coping tips and solutions I (other readers, members and my clients) have found along the way.
I am honored to share this information with you and I would love to help you not just manage to survive the pain and suffering of chronic Migraine Headaches, but to learn to thrive and live fully in spite of them.
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Be careful what type of magnesium you take. It comes in many forms. Glycinate is one of the best forms to take if you get migraines. Come find out which magnesium is best for migraines.
It can be hard to find a job when you need one at the best of times, never mind when you have chronic migraines. Consider working from home with migraines and raise your income. Check out these options.
For your journey to better health, watching inspirational migraine videos will help you learn coping skills and prepare ahead. More tools mean less attacks. Watch these to lift your mood now.
The causes and symptoms of migraine can be elusive and overwhelming... debilitating and defeating sometimes, to say the least. Gather some resources and resilience tips to stop them in their tracks.
Have you found effective stress headache relief yet? Boost your chances for pain relief with these devices: Cefaly, gammaCore, Scenar and biofeedback. Meet stress head on and get back to life.
I bet you’ve not heard of this migraine headache medication that is being used to treat migraines in Europe, successfully! Click here to learn more about PEA, the natural painkiller.
How would you deal with 15 solid years of misery and pain? Would you consider migraine therapy? I don't mean triptan medications or the newest anti-CGRP meds available now. I mean coping skills to help with decades of chronic migraines and overwhelming emotions. Here's help…
Are you looking for an effective treatment that delivers immediate pain relief and that you can do yourself? Releasing myofascial trigger points provides relief for tension headache and chronic migraine pain. Learn to stop the pain now.
What food to eat when you have migraine? That sounds like a trick question because of the nausea… you can’t eat anything. Learn to recover faster with these new migraine food ideas. Make them part of your diet to help prevent attacks.
What can you do to make your migraine go away? Finding the right migraine help at the right time is vital to surviving repeated attacks. Sharpen your skills, build up confidence, take control and move forward.
How do you make a headache go away? Take the right medication, see your doctor, test caffeine, get hydrated, learn to relax, go lie down and destress, take a hot shower, stretch out sore muscles and use these pressure points to help cure headache.
Migraines and depression cannot be taken lightly. Depression can lead to suicide and with the added pain and life altering impacts from migraine, it has the potential to make it worse. Click here now.
Can migraines have stroke like symptoms? Yes, absolutely. You need to be aware of migraine stroke and increased health risks. Here are 8 tips on what you can do now to help prevent a stroke.
You can do basic meditation for migraines exercises anywhere you are to reduce stress and anxiety around your attacks. Here are some basic steps and a practice to get you started right now.
How do I stop a migraine? There are long term prevention and acute medications. You’ll need to consider symptom management. Learn your role in your own migraine prevention so you can abort the next attack and get back to your life. ASAP!
If triptans or ergotamines don’t help abort your migraine attacks, here are ten migraine medications that are used to provide relief from acute episodes as an alternative to the emergency department.
Consider an alternative treatment for migraines when your attacks are persistent and conventional treatments don't work effectively enough. One of these options may help you manage the attack better.
Are your over the counter pain meds providing effective migraine relief? If the common pain medications aren't stopping your headache pain, here are 8 tips to help you find relief. Quick smart!
The general rule is, there are no rules with migraine symptoms. Everybody's experience with migraines is different. Come learn the warning signs of an attack so you can stop them as soon as possible.
What are the different types of migraines? Migraine with aura, migraine without aura, migraine without headache, migraine with brainstem aura, hemiplegic migraine, chronic migraine and retinal migraine. Know your migraine diagnosis so you can treat it and stop it. Fast!
Here are 7 tips on how to avoid migraine triggers. When you know better, you can do better. Click here now... education is key to suffering less.
Many migraine triggers are overlooked and ignored because they can happen days before the pain phase sets in. Click here to learn to recognize and understand your triggers better and abort the attack.
What is the best cure for migraine? The bad news is, there is no cure… the good news is you can boost your chances with the right migraine treatment. Learn your options here and regain some control.
Stop adding to the pain, get some distance so you can think and take action. Have you tried Focusing with migraines? Sounds impossible, right? It’s not. If you are still struggling, click here.
What Medicare coverage do you have? Does Medicare cover migraines? It might cover Botox, Part A and B cover some prescription medications, but if take your meds at home you’ll need Part D coverage through either the stand-alone or advantage drug plan.
What is a natural remedy for a headache? Here are some great tips for the best headache remedies from a seasoned pro. Learn now and save pain later.
Need to know what to do and how to nourish your migraine brain and body? Click here for all the articles in the help and food sections plus meditation.
Ever come away from your expert headache doctor exhausted and confused? Take control with the right questions and learn some tips to be prepared for the next visit. Walk away calm and confident.
Want to learn about migraine treatment and prevention? Click here for the article directory: traditional and alternative treatments, medication, migraine relief and a special section for children.
Is your migraine medication working? If not, here's the newest cgrp drug to help prevent them. Learn about Erenumab for migraines, everything you need to know about the newest cgrp drug that prevents migraines.
Intense pain or symptoms driving you crazy? Feeling lost and confused? Learn focusing with chronic pain so you can transform overwhelm and confusion into life forward energy. Your life is waiting!
There are numerous genes already identified to be related to migraine. AOC1 gene - codes for diamine oxidase or DAO, which degrades histamine. Researchers
What's the best home remedy for headache reduction you’ve found? If you want to use neuroplasticity to help reduce stress and make yourself happier at the same time… click here.
Have you tested ginger as a home remedy for migraine attacks? It’s a cheap, easy, effective way to help abort an attack. Come learn the details. Added bonus - it can reduce your nausea and vomiting too.
Did you see my interview on the Living Pain Free Summit? Did you like it? Boost your chances for finding effective migraine relief with my free 5 week eCourse and get the links to all the topics I discussed.
Are your meds working? The first CGRP medication to prevent migraines has been approved by the FDA. But, can you afford to try the new drug for migraine Aimovig? Here are some pros and cons to help you kick migraines to the curb.
Studies show that different combinations of the THC-CBD drug are VERY effective at reducing migraine pain. But are you still suspicious of CBD and migraines? Just because it’s legal doesn’t mean it works. Here are some pros and cons for you to consider.
The true cost of migraines can drain your bank account, destroy relationships, leave you jobless and depressed. Learn some ways to be thrifty without sacrificing quality, time and more money with these simple saving tips.
CGRP levels increase in our blood and saliva when we have a migraine attack. So it makes sense that CGRP drugs for migraine will be new strategy to treat and prevent migraine. And one's available now.
What medication is prescribed for migraines? Triptans; Ergotamine; over the counter meds like Excedrin and Advil; Propranolol; Topiramate; there’s more. Click here for the list of migraine medications and the top treatments proven to help abort an attack within 2 hours.
The journey to find effective migraine relief can be LONG. Join me in sharing my story and tips for both practical heart and head pain relief.
Winner of the 2017 New Apple Summer eBook Literary Award in Self-Help. This Migraine Management Book has steps you can use right now to tame the chaos. Learn to stop some emotional suffering asap.
Become Migraine Savvy. Know your options. Empower yourself to make wiser choices. Use the information and tips you'll find here to learn resilience and thrive despite the pain. Build a better life.
My husband has really BAD silent migraines that usually last for days and he is unable to work during the attack. My husband gets extremely tired and
Is this the start of real change? Learn about the new migraine medications like: Erenumab; Fremanezumab; CGRP receptor antagonists; inhaled DHE; Memantine and what this means for future migraine relief.
There's good news... no GREAT news today! Aimovig (erenumab) the newest CGRP for the treatment of episodic migraine has been FDA approved. And what's new is the delivery system... it's using an injection device that is similar to an insulin pen. Read all about it here!
It’s so important to stay on top of current migraine news. FDA approvals of migraine meds and other effective treatments. Bookmark this page to come back to. Be informed. It’s your best chance to find relief or stop them.
Diagnosed with migraines and feeling hopeless? Click here for a step by step migraine pain management course. Equip yourself with the tools and techniques to manage this condition. Get back to life.