Latest Articles by Tammy Rome
Setting Priorities for a Migraine-Free Holiday
For years, the author wore herself out trying to make the holidays perfect, which only aggravated her migraines. Finally, she learned what she needed to do (and not to do) to stay healthy.
Decoding Depression: When It's More Than Just Sadness
Loss of energy and pleasure in once enjoyed activities are a few of the number of reasons sadness may actually be depression.
Special Education Services for Students With Migraine
Loud noises, strong smells, bright lights, tight schedules, and inflexible due dates fill our children’s schools. Learn how to help your child succeed as a student.
Migraine Patients and Doctors Team Up at Headache on the Hill
I wake up every day thinking of migraine disease and the people it affects. I spend my days writing, researching, educating, and coaching. It’s solitary work — most of which goes unnoticed — but I don’t do for attention. I do it for the millions of c...
3 in the Bed: Make Room for Migraine in Your Marriage
I’ve lost count of the number of weekend getaways, date nights, and anniversaries that have been postponed or cancelled because of migraine. Although my husband and I knew I had migraine when we married, we had no idea how much it would affect our li...
7 Ways to Avoid Migraine When Fasting
Each year I have a physical involving a blood test to screen for diabetes. Diabetes runs in my family, so this is not a test I want to skip. Unfortunately, it requires an eight hour fast. Because fasting is a big migraine trigger, every year I dreade...