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Life With Migraine Disease During COVID

What is life like with migraines during the COVID crisis? We asked a man in his mid-70s: I had successfully used preventives to control my migraine disease. But when the pandemic hit, my anxiety rose, especially considering my susceptible age…

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February 2021 HEADFIRST Newsletter

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Talking To Your Healthcare Provider

Accurate and open communication is the beginning of good medical care. This is especially true for patients with migraine disease and headache disorders because a correct diagnosis depends almost entirely on information the patient gives the doctor. Unfortunately, both doctors…

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December 2020 HEADFIRST Newsletter

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Migraine Attacks and Diet Triggers

Jill Dehlin—RN, board member, National Headache Foundation, Chicago—identifies potential dietary triggers that induce a migraine attack for her, including monosodium glutamate (MSG), aspartame and alcohol, especially red wine. “When I was newly diagnosed with chronic migraine disease, I was cognizant…

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Download A Migraine Patient Toolkit

Download A Migraine Patient Toolkit

Migraine Patient Toolkit: A Guide for Your Care The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) toolkit is designed to help people with migraine navigate their care. This patient-centered resource provides easy-to-understand information about migraine diagnosis and treatment, as well as tips…

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Migraine Apps to Download Now

Migraine Apps to Download Now

Migraine apps are an excellent way to monitor migraine triggers, share data with your doctor, and keep detailed records of headache episodes which can help provide additional insight about triggers and how to avoid them.  Patterns identified from these migraine…

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Manage Migraine With Free App

Manage Migraine With Free App

A powerful new digital health platform: Discover what affects the occurrence of your migraine attacks Curelator Inc. is seeking people with migraine, who experience two or more attacks per month, to try out a new version of their app, which may help…

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Take Advantage of These Resources to Find Maximum Relief

Take Advantage of These Resources to Find Maximum Relief

The NHF is here to provide you useful with methods and resources to manage your headaches. Below we list a few methods that we suggest you try, in combination with your current treatment, in order to attempt to get relief….

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