One of the things I love most about our migraine community is that you ask some really great questions. That’s such an effective way to learn, and the more we know about migraines, the more effectively we can work with our doctors as true treatment partners.
People have asked quite a number of questions about aromatherapy since our recent slideshow How to Make Migraine Aromatherapy Smelling Salts. Some of the questions have been basic, some more complex. Although I’ve used aromatherapy for migraine, depression, and other purposes for years, I’m not an expert, so I’ve invited aromatherapy experts to join me in answering some of your questions.
Here’s how this is going to work:
- If you have a question about aromatherapy for migraine, leave a comment below. Look for one of these buttons at the bottom this post, and click on it to leave your question as a comment:
- We’ll gather questions from now through the end of April.
- In May, we’ll publish your questions, along with answers.
What questions do you have about using aromatherapy for migraine and comorbid conditions? Some possible areas for questions include questions about specific oils, oils for particular conditions or symptoms, safety and precautions. This is our opportunity to learn from experts so we have yet another tool for helping with our migraines as well as comorbid conditions.
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**Reviewed by David Watson, 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+.