New Migraine and Headache Info on MMC, 5/25/10
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:
Migraine Research Funding - An Important Step
The NIH is working to develop and coordinate a long-term strategy to support and promote Migraine and headache research. Read more about the planning meeting I attended last week...
Review: SootheAway Continuous Thermal Therapy
When you have a Migraine or headache, do you use heating or cooling therapy? Do you reach into the freezer for a gel or ice pack or throw a pack into the microwave to heat up? If you do, the SootheAwayTM Continuous Thermal Therapy device is something worth considering...
June Chats - Migraines: The Stigma and People Who Don't Understand
Our live chat sessions for June are scheduled for Wednesday, June 16 at 2 and 8 p.m., eastern times. If you'd like, you can follow the links and register for email reminders so you won't miss them...
Thomas E. Heftler Migraine Research Award Winner Announced
The American Headache Society and the Migraine Research Foundation are pleased to announce that Anna Andreou, PhD, has been awarded the 2010 Thomas E. Heftler Migraine Research Award for her proposal..
Migraines and Motherhood - Is It My Fault Again?
Most of the time, I truly understand that it is not my "fault" because I have no control over my gene pool or what I pass down to my children. This is my rational side talking, the side that understands that diseases and conditions get passed down from parent to child. But...
Migraine Term of the Day:
Ask the Clinician:
We're been having a great time with our monthly chats. If you missed them, or if you were there but want to review our discussions, you can check out the transcripts from all of our chats...
Want More Migraine News and Info? It's HERE!
Some of you who are former subscribers to my Putting Our Heads Together newsletter have asked me to start sending it again. When I can, I'm happy to meet your requests, so the newsletter is now available...
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:
- new diagnosis of basilar migraine
- nerve blocks... the day after
- 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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