Advocacy

I have had the opportunity to work with many amazing organizations to help improve the funding, awareness and community in the migraine world and beyond.  For further inquires on how we can work together, please email mymigrainelife@gmail.com.

Miles for Migraine Cleveland Results 2020

Miles for Migraine Cleveland Results 2020

Miles for Migraine Cleveland results 2020 are in. Even though we aren’t gathering in large groups this year, didn’t stop us from fundraising and bringing awareness about migraine and headache disorders. Miles for Migraine Cleveland Results 2020 Cleveland’s virtual walk/run/relax was July 15-23, 2020.  Each day my goal was to do something active with my…

miles for migraine 2020

Miles for Migraine Cleveland 2020

Miles for Migraine Cleveland 2020 was scheduled for Saturday July 18. Due to COVID-19 we will be doing our regular event virtually. It will look a lot different than Miles for Migraine 2019 and 2018. It looks a lot more like virtual 2017 before we were adding many cities around the United States. I am sad that we…

wego health awards

Wego Health Endorsements: Vote My Migraine Life

Wego Health endorsements are open and I need your help! This year, my nominations are: Best in show Facebook Instagram Blog Life Time Achievement What are the Wego Health Awards? Originally coined the “WEGO Health Activist Awards,” the WEGO Health Awards were created to empower patient leaders. Wego connects with countless patient advocates, influencers, and…

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…

Blog Anniversary: 6 years

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…

miles for migraine cincinnati

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!…

Migraine Awareness Merchandise

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.…