New Migraine and Headache Info on MMC, 6/1/10
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:
Headache Attributed to Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension - The Basics
Headache attributed to IIH is often daily. It is most often a steady ache, not pulsatile, and is worsened by coughing or straining. This type of headache develops in relation to increased intracranial pressure...
Migraines and Supplements - An Important GAO Report
The U.S. Government Accountability Office has issued a new report about dietary supplements, contamination, false claims, incorrect statements by sales personnel, and more...
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...
Migraine and Headache Clinical Trials Update, 5/30/10
Are you interested in clinical trials of Migraine and headache treatments? Check out our updated listing of trials currently enrolling new participants...
My New Migraine Specialist
Some of you may be nervous about going to a Migraine and headache specialist, or may think you don't need to go to a specialist. I would like to share some of my journey to hopefully help you feel more comfortable about possibly making that next step in your own treatment plan...
Run for MRF in the ING New York City Marathon
MRF has 5 guaranteed entry places for the ING New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 7, 2010. To secure a place, you must raise or donate a minimum of $3000 to MRF. Join Team MRF and receive...
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...
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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...
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