Valentine’s Day is a holiday to express and share love, but it’s also full of migraine triggers. Here’s a list of gifts to avoid so you can say “I love you” without all the headache:   Perfume/cologne. This is a sweet way to help your partner feel...

We are very excited to to announce the premiere of Heads Up, the official weekly podcast of the National Headache Foundation with Vincent Martin, M.D. and Lindsay Weitzel, PhD. Episode 1: What is a migraine? Dr. Martin and Dr. Weitzel discuss what a migraine is, and whether...

Question: I used to have daily headaches with about 1 out of 5 them making me bedridden with unrelenting pain and nausea. I was taking so much over the counter medications that the neurologist believed I was having rebound headaches and I went cold turkey. After...

Question: I have a migraine every morning. I’ve had it for several months now. I’ve always had them, but not like this. I’ve noticed if I blow my nose in the middle of the night or right before bed then I wake up in the night with a...

by: Lindsay Weitzel, PhD, Migraine Strategist and Migraine Science Writer I recently had the immense pleasure of meeting Priya Rama, migraine artist and migraine overcomer extraordinaire. Priya “transforms pain into beauty” by painting the images she sees in her mind’s eye while experiencing her migraine. I have...