There are times when a Migraine gets to the point where we should seek emergency care. This can be a tricky topic to discuss, but it’s important.
Just as we don’t want to instill panic when we discuss having Migraine disease increasing the risks of cardiovascular disease and events , this discussion should add to our knowledge, but not cause panic. There is information that we, our families, and others in our lives should know. Knowing when we need to see our doctor or go to the emergency room should be basic information that every Migraineur knows. You can find more information on that in our article When to See a Doctor for a Migraine or Headache .
When a Migraine becomes an emergency:
There are circumstances under which we need to see our doctor or go to the emergency room as soon as possible…
**Continue reading A Migraine Can Be an Emergency .
Medical review by John Claude Krusz, PhD, MD.
Teri Robert is a leading patient educator and advocate and the author of Living Well with Migraine Disease and Headaches. A co-founder of the Alliance for Headache Disorders Advocacy and the American Headache and Migraine Association, she received the National Headache Foundation’s Patient Partners Award and a Distinguished Service Award from the American Headache Society. Teri can be found on her website, and blog, Facebook, Twitter, StumbleUpon, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and Google+.