New Migraine and Headache Info on MMC, 3/29/10
For those of you who are super busy or don't feel well enough to look around for what's new, each week, I'll be posting links for you here. Links to the newest Migraine and headache information we've made available here on MyMigraineConnection.
Without further ado, here's some of the newest information we've published here for you:
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Migraine
In 2008, I reported news to you about a new abortive treatment for Migraine with aura - without medications. A portable Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (sTMS) device that is in clinical trials was, and still is, showing great promise. Results of a new trial, conducted in multiple locations, have been released, adding to the successful trial results with the sTMS device. ...
March 31 Migraine Chat - New Format, Reminders Available
Let's chat about Migraines again! Our next Migraine chat will be held on Wednesday, March 31, at two times... Good news! Our last chat was a bit difficult to follow ...
Migraine and Headache Clinical Trial Updates April, 2010
Most people have heard of clinical trials, but I wonder how many of us have given much thought about being in one? Check out our updated listing of Migraine and headache clinical trials that are now enrolling new participants...
Migraines, Pain, and Narcotics Contracts
Chronic pain patients (sometimes including Migraine sufferers) are often asked to sign narcotics contracts, or treatment agreements, with their doctors. Take a look at such contracts and what to do if your doctor terminates yours...
Enter Our Migraine Poetry Contest - One Week Left
It's that time of year again, time for our 2010 Putting Our Heads Together Poetry Contest. Whether you're an experienced poet or have never written a poem before, you're invited to submit up to three poems for our contest ...
Migraine Term of the Day
New Ask the Clinician Questions and Answers:
Please give some of our members some extra support or get some ideas from other members...
One of the best things about sites such as ours is that it's like having a support group from the comfort of home. Some of our members could use extra support this week. If you can, please take a few minutes to post to them:
- The Attack
- March 28th 2010 - Updates
- Black Wedding
- "natural" ways to ease migraines
- Numbness and warmth
- Join our daily discussion in the "Tea Room!"
Get Answers To Your Migraine and Headache Questions
When you have questions about Migraines or headaches, our site offers three ways to ask those questions and get answers.
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