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Prove to Me that Meditating is Going to Help me Overcome Migraine

By Lindsay Weitzel, PhD Host of Heads UP Podcast Founder of MigraineNation Republished courtesy of Juva Health For years, I really wanted to meditate. I wanted to be that person who peacefully sat cross-legged with her eyes closed and gathered…

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Heads UP – Episode 121: FMLA and Migraine

Heads UP – Episode 121: FMLA and Migraine Are you aware of your rights as a person with migraine, cluster, or another debilitating headache condition when it comes to the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)? What is the process?…

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Partnership to Support Programs for Veterans and Active-Duty Military

BIOHAVEN EXPANDS ITS COMMITMENT TO SUPPORTING VETERANS AND MILITARY THROUGH SOLE SPONSORSHIP OF THE NATIONAL HEADACHE FOUNDATION’S  OUTREACH PROGRAM NHF’s Veterans/Military Outreach Program aims at raising awareness of migraine in this high-risk population Sponsorship adds to existing Biohaven programs supporting…

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What is Aphasia?

Bruce Willis’s aphasia diagnosis and retirement from acting have led many following the news to search for more information on the disease. “Bruce has been experiencing some health issues and has recently been diagnosed with aphasia, which is impacting his…

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National Headache Foundation Announces Participation in Call-In Radio Program for Veterans

The National Headache Foundation is committed to providing valuable information and resources to the brave men and women who have served our country. CHICAGO, IL, March 3, 2022 – The National Headache Foundation (NHF) is pleased to announce its sponsorship…

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Don’t Lose Hope: Learn About New Treatments for Migraine at the 2022 Migraine World Summit

Whether you’re new to migraine disease or have struggled with it for years, there can be moments of despair. Will this medication work? What am I doing wrong? How can I control this? Can I get back my life? In…

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To Cure a Rose

The National Headache Foundation is a proud sponsor of the To Cure A Rose Foundation’s golf tournament at Pinehurst No. 2 Golf Course. Singer-songwriter, Casey McPherson created To Cure a Rose after his daughter, Rose, was diagnosed with a rare…

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NHF Announces New Accuracy in Media Award For Depiction of Migraine and Headache Disorders in Film and TV

Ellen Aubry Memorial Award Nominations Are Due Aug. 15 Recognition at NHF’s Oct. 8 Gala   Chicago, Ill. (Feb. 17, 2022) – The National Headache Foundation (NHF) announced a new annual award, the Ellen Aubry Memorial Award, to recognize the…

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Submission Form for the National Headache Foundation’s Ellen Aubry Memorial Award

The Ellen Aubry Memorial Award recognizes outstanding films, documentaries, news, and television projects that accurately depict people living with migraine and headache disorders and help to raise awareness and reduce the stigma associated with them. Submissions will be accepted from…

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Allow Migraine Patients and Primary Care Providers to Set Care Plans – NOT INSURERS

Add your name to the NHF’s petition if you agree that insurance companies should adopt care models that are patient-centric, where the clinician, in collaboration with the patient, is the primary decision-maker and selects a treatment that addresses the patient’s…

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Heads UP – Episode 112: Access to Care

  For too long, migraine patients have been treated differently than others with medical issues as it relates to access to prescription medications. The National Headache Foundation advocates that payers adopt care models that are patient-centric, where the clinician, in…

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National Headache Foundation Position Statement on the Treatment of Migraine and Access to Care

January 19, 2022   For more than 52 years, the National Headache Foundation (NHF) has been the voice for more than 40 million American adults with migraine. For too long, migraine patients have been treated differently than others with medical…

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