The Power of Pets to Ease Migraine Stress

A nurse practitioner makes her way through the migraine remedy maze—with help from some furry friends.

Allison Strider and her dog Riley
Allison Strider finds joy in spending time with her pets. Posing beside her is Riley, a 3-year-old Lab mix.Courtesy of Allison Strider
    Avery Hurt

    Avery Hurt

    Avery Hurt has written health and science articles for many years for a variety of publications including Better Homes and Gardens, Parents, Eating Well, Health, Medical Economics, and Physicians Practice. She is the author of Bullet with Your Name on It: What You Will Probably Die from and What You Can Do about It, and numerous books for young readers.