Migraine and Headache Awareness Month is a perfect time for a Twitter chat! Please join Dr. David Watson, director of the West Virginia University Headache Center, for a HealthCentral Health Tips Chat.
We'll be on Twitter from 8:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., using the hashtag #HealthTipsChat. I've been told that Twitter chats are easier to... Read more
It's time to announce the winners of the 2013 Putting Our Heads Together Migraine and Headache Poetry Contest!
As always, the entries were magnificent. They brought tears, sighs, and even a few smiles as the judges poured over them. Our poets were a wide age of ranges, from early 20's to late 80's. Poems came in from 10 countries - ... Read more
Good morning, everyone. I hope your Migraines and Headaches aren't treating you too badly today. To start out our week, I want to introduce you to our newest Migraine Health Guide - Ellen Schnakenberg.
Ellen is no stranger to the Migraine community. She's been blogging and writing about Migraine, other Headache Disorders, and other health... Read more
Welcome to Migraine and Headache Awareness Month!
June is designated as Migraine and Headache Awareness Month (MHAM) in the United States, a time to learn, educate others, raise awareness, and reduce stigma. This year's theme is Unmasking the Mystery of Chronic Headache Disorders. Whether your Migraines and / or headaches are chronic or not,... Read more
Studies have shown that the stigma associated with Migraine adds to the burden of living with Migraine disease. This is true with both episodic and chronic Migraine, but it is worse with chronic Migraine. One would think that in these days of such a connected society, the stigma associated with disease would be decreasing. Unfortunately, there's... Read more