Women and Migraine- Is it a Woman’s Disease?

Migraine is a women’s disease! Have you ever heard this myth from a doctor, relative or friend? It’s a common myth but the fact is that migraines do affect more women than men. Surprisingly three times as many women suffer from migraines than men! Statistics say that 28 million women in the US have migraines and 85% of people with chronic migraine are women. In…

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Five Myths About Migraine You Should Clarify

Let’s squash the most common migraine myths that may be affecting your health! So why are there myths about migraine anyway? How have these myths developed over time? Migraine is a complex problem and more research is needed to explain them. Myths arise to try and explain things that are difficult to explain. The disability associated with migraine demands an explanation by frustrated patients and doctors….

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Best Jobs for Migraine Sufferers- Part 2

Are you a migraine sufferer? Then you know working is difficult when you are dealing with a migraine! While many migraine sufferers push through their day, dealing with groggy, clouded thinking- often called brain fog; others find it difficult to nearly impossible to continue their normal activities while dealing with a migraine. Some statistics say that as many as 91% miss work or can’t function normally…

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Best Jobs For Migraine Sufferers- Part 1

‘This isn’t working! My migraine headaches are starting to take over my life!’ Many of us who suffer from migraine or other chronic illnesses have said this at one time or another,especially after migraines affect our job or career. However all is not lost, we can take back some of our power by making adjustments to have a vibrant, fulfilling life. One way to do…

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What To Do When Migraines Threaten Your Career

‘Migraines are ruining my career!’ Have you ever felt this way? Or have you stressed out about missing another day of work? Or have you dreaded going into work in a mental haze because of your migraines? I know I’ve had moments where these thoughts crossed my mind. In fact I ended up making a career change and one big part of my decision to…

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Is Hypothyroidism Connected to Your Migraines?

Are your migraines a result of hypothyroidism? In September 2016 there was a lot of buzz among the migraine community about a report that revealed that there was a link between hypothyroidism and migraines. This report said that people with migraines have a 41% higher risk of hypothyroidism. What is hypothyroidism? Or a better question what is the thyroid? The thyroid is a small, butterfly…

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Don’t Cancel Another Plan Until You Read This!

Have you ever had special plans for the weekend with family or friends and then spent all week hoping that a migraine doesn’t strike and disrupt your plans? Well this has happened to me several time. I hate the feeling of canceling plans or missing out on something that I was looking forward to doing. Over time I’ve tried different methods to see if there…

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17 Gift Ideas for Migraine Sufferers

Do you know someone close to you who suffers from migraines? Do you want to show them you care and support them? What can you get that special friend or relative who suffers from migraine? Or maybe you suffer from migraines and want to get yourself something special. Here’s a great list of 20 gift ideas! Massage chair We all know how we feel after…

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