Advocacy

Miles for Migraine Cleveland 2018

Miles for Migraine Cleveland 2018

I am lacing up my sneakers and participating in the first annual Miles for Migraine Walk/Run Cleveland, OH. This event benefits a cause that effects so many and has a mission that is particularly close to my heart and my family.

Best My Migraine Life posts of 2017

Best My Migraine Life posts of 2017

Here are a few of my best My Migraine Life posts of 2017  If it’s cold where you are, it’s a good time to cuddle up and catch up on some reading. Check out my social for updates between posts. Best My Migraine Life posts of 2017 Himalayan Salt Lamp for Migraines Chronic Pain is…

13 ways to survive working with chronic illness

Migraine at Work: 13 Ways to Survive

Migraine at Work: 13 Ways to Survive I often get asked how I survive migraine at work living with migraine.  It’s a long complicated answer, but I do it with a lot of communication and accommodations. It comes with a full range of emotions from frustration to anger, gratitude to growth, and annoyance to comical. …

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Running for Research Migraine Fundraiser 2017

Running for Research  is here! It’s that time of year where the leaves are changing, the air is getting crisper and it’s time to donate.  During the Fall, I participate in many charity walks  I love that I am  making a difference for my own cause. Virtually Walking or Running for Research Runnin’ for Research…

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Miles for Migraine Virtual Results 2017

Miles for Migraine Virtual Results 2017 are in! In June, I did a virtual challenge to raise money for Miles for Migraine. “Miles for Migraine is a registered 501(c)(3) Non-Profit with the mission of improving the lives of migraine patients and their families, raising public awareness about headache disorders, and helping find a cure for…

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Cure to Migraine: Truth in Advertising

There is NO CURE to migraine. Recently, a popular website named “Goop” became under fire for deceptive marking with disease treatment claims.  It is a blog that focuses on fashion, beauty and wellness.  Some of their products claim to treat, cure or prevent a host of diseases.  It seems that Goop is taking advantage of…

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Straight Outta Spoons: Managing Life as a Spoonie

This weekend was my birthday and I received a straight outta spoons tank!  What an amazing time it was!  My best friend sent me this tank and it’s a perfect way to describe me after the celebration. After traveling, staying out late and having (gasp!) a few celebration drinks I was Straight Outta Spoons!  I just wish…

Migraine World Summit 2017

Migraine World Summit 2017 starts July 10-17th. This week, I have teamed up (and become an affiliate for) Health Talks Online to bring you “a free online event hosted by headache and migraine experts.  The Chronic Headache and Migraine Summit brings together over thirty clinicians and researchers who have success in helping people look deeper…

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Chronic Migraine Awareness Day

Today is the official chronic migraine awareness day.  All month I have been supporting Migraine and Headache Awareness to advocate.  Even though today’s the day and June’s the month, the reality is it’s every day, every month type of suffering.  Please continue to read, share, and pass along My Migraine Life’s information and stories to…

shades for migraine

Wear Shades for Migraine on World Migraine Day

Shades for Migraine is a campaign by the Association of Migraine Disorders (AMD). It is an annual event. I have participated in Shades for Migraine since the launch in 2017 and have won in both the pets and funniest photo category. Over the years, the campaign has hit the streets of New York City, passing…

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