Migraine

Inspiring stories and cutting-edge research on migraine, including how to cope with painful symptoms at work and home. Medical professionals and patient experts provide an overview of treatment options and offer creative strategies to live around the condition.

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Accommodating Migraine During the Holidays

Hosting a person with migraine this holiday season? Here’s how to avoid triggering an episode so everyone can have a great time.

By Tammy Rome

Does Chronic Pain Run In Your Family?

Research shows that some chronic pain may be hereditary. Learning about your family health history could offer insight on how to manage it.

By Celeste Cooper, RN

Strengthen Your Migraine Brain: Keep Your Cool

It can be hard to manage your emotions during a migraine episode as well as between episodes. Here’s what you can do to regain control.

By Tammy Rome

Here’s What It’s Like to Have Hemiplegic Migraines

A travel writer recounts what it was like to have a hemiplegic migraine attack while on assignment in Cuba, and offers tips for others who might find themselves in a similar situation.

By Sunny Fitzgerald

Reni's Migraine Tip: Don't Lose Your Binkit

Do you have a favorite item that’s a must-have during a migraine attack?

By Tammy Rome

Strengthen Your Migraine Brain: Working Memory

Migraine attacks can affect your working memory—but there are strategies to try between episodes to minimize the effects.

By Tammy Rome

Questions to Ask About Botox For Migraines

Not all doctors know how to properly administer Botox injections for migraine. These are some of the questions you should ask your provider.

By Ask the Clinician

Who Is Driving Your Migraine Bus?

Managing migraines is similar to driving a bus. Here’s how to become a skilled driver in order to take control of your condition.

By Tammy Rome

12 Tips for Avoiding Migraine at the Dentist

The dentist’s office is full of potential migraine triggers. Here’s what you can do to head off an episode.

By Tammy Rome

Occipital Neuralgia: The Basics

Occipital neuralgia is a primary headache disorder presenting symptoms that are sometimes confused with migraine.

By Teri Robert