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whitney cummings and migraine

Whitney Cummings and Migraine

Whitney Cummings and migraine are not things I connected together until March. I’ve laughed at Whitney’s stand-ups and roasts. I’ve watched shows she has produced, written, directed, and acted in. But after this Emmy-nominated comedian spoke at the 5th Migraine World Summit, I now see her as another migraine teammate. It’s a weird thing when…

World Migraine Summit 2020

World Migraine Summit 2020

World Migraine Summit 2020 is returning for a replay. Due to the hardships that COVID-19 provided, the people at World Migraine Summit decided to re run this years summit again for a free viewing each day. During the June replay, there will be both live and recorded webinars with the event hosts plus other helpful resources.…

wear purple day

Purple Day Merchandise: June 1st

I wear my purple day merchandise for migraine awareness month. June 1st begins migraine awareness month. Help promote migraine and headache awareness by participating in the National Headache Foundation’s initiative: Wear Purple to Work. Wear purple and post your photo to show solidarity for the millions of people in America living with migraine disease and…

Year of the Pandemic

Blog Anniversary: 6 years with My Migraine Life

Today is my blog anniversary. 6 years has been a long and amazing journey. When I started my blog, I didn’t know what one was. I didn’t follow any blogs and I had trouble figuring out what association was with what foundation doing what campaign. It took me a long time to find my footing…

migraine awareness month 2020

Migraine Awareness Month 2020

Migraine awareness month 2020 begins June 1st. June 1st, wear purple to work or home, initiated by National Headache Foundation. To begin with, purple is migraine awareness color. Because of that, you can show solidarity for the 40 million people in America living with migraine disease and headache disorders by wearing purple and tag. Want…

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Miles for Migraine Cincinnati 2020

Miles for Migraine Cincinnati 2020 will look a lot different than 2019 and 2018. It looks a lot more like 2017 before we were adding many cities around the United States. Due to COVID-19 we will be doing our regular event virtually. I am so bummed that we won’t be able to gather this year!…

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Migraine Awareness Merchandise- Achy Smile

Migraine awareness merchandise is an easy way to start a conversation, lower stigma, and take pride in the cause you are fighting. What better way to kick off migraine awareness month than by wearing migraine apparel all month long? June is migraine awareness month and Achy Smile Shop has a ton of options for you.…

Year of the Pandemic

Social Distancing: What’s That?

Social distancing is so important in the fight against COVID-19. Anxiety grows with each day and how every person reacts to it.  Knowing this virus is coming, is here, and lurking inside so many people spreading so many germs is like a movie. My family has been basically quarantining ourselves for several days. My husband…

highlights: my migraine life 2019

My Migraine Life Highlights 2019

My Migraine Life Highlights 2019 is A Lot. The year seemed to slip by and looking back, I did a whole lot! I came into this year as a “year of yes” mentality with migraine advocacy and it really paid off! I’m so proud of what I accomplished and couldn’t be able to do it…

invisible project

Invisible Project: Special Edition Migraine

Invisible project has created a special edition. It is based on Retreat Migraine 2019. Last year, I had the opportunity to go to the first-ever Retreat Migraine in San Antonio, Texas.  It was a very difficult weekend for me. Yet, impactful still the same.  The book is all about the weekend and the powerful people…

Weighted Blanket

Allay Lamp- Green Light Therapy

Axon Optics- Light sensitivity glasses

Headache Hat- Ice Hat

Organic Aromas

Himilayan Salt Lamp

Heat Wrap

Migraine Magick

Theraspecs

Med Manager

Huggaroo

Avulux

Norb Light Bulb

Kold Tec

Be Naturals Organics

Bed of Nails