New Migraine and Headache Info on MMC 6/14/10
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:
Neck Pain as a Migraine Symptom
A study has shown neck pain to be a common symptom of Migraine, more common than nausea....
Trip to a New Migraine Specialist
Recently, I had a doctor's appointment I'd like to share with you. I've been to many, many doctors who call themselves "headache specialists"...
Summer Migraine Triggers - Dehydration
Summer is upon us, along with summer Migraines. Many of us have seen an increase in Migraines lately due to weather changes. There's nothing we can do to avoid changes in the weather, but we can avoid another common summer Migraine trigger — dehydration....
Ask the Clinician...
Migraine Term of the Day...
Migraines, Stigma, and People Who Don't Understand - Chat on Wednesday!
Don't forget! Our June chats will be held on Wednesday, June 16, at two times: from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., eastern time and from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., eastern time. Our topic for this June is Migraines: The Stigma and People Who Don't Understand. We'll discuss:
- Is there a stigma attached to Migraine?
- If so, how do we combat that stigma?
- Getting family and friends involved so they understand better.
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...
Please give some of our members some extra support or get some ideas from other members...
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- Can anyone share a perfume or scent policy with me?
- Jefferson Inpatient Program?
- 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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