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.

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Migraine Lyfebulb Ambassadors: Connecting Patients Like Me

This post introduces you to migraine Lyfebulb ambassadors and the patients like me that it connects. I am a migraine Lyfebulb ambassador and had the opportunity to go to one of their workshops prior to COVID-19 in New York City.  It has taken me close to a year to write about it but I’ve reflected…

Khloé Kardashian Migraine Interview

Khloé Kardashian Migraine Interview

I was honored to have the opportunity to interview Khloé Kardashian! I was really nervous but excited to talk to her about her life with migraine. To give you some background, I’m a huge reality show fan. I’d prefer talking reality TV over politics any day and Keeping Up With the Kardashians is a show…

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Year of the Pandemic: 2020 Year End Review

2020 is the year of the pandemic. My 2020 year-end review proves that it’s a  year that changed us all forever! Goodbye, 2020! I’ve begun my end-of-the-year post several times over the last few weeks and am struggling. I struggle to look back, step forward, and have mixed feelings about it all. As I looked…

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Sponsored: Know Migraine Mission: Breaking Down Stigma

Ever wonder about what goes on behind the scenes of a patient-driven initiative like the Know Migraine Mission? Well, I got a sneak peek, and it was awesome! I had the incredible opportunity to see the workings of the video shoots and sit down with the featured migraine warriors for the initiative. I often wonder…

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…

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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…

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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…

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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.…

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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…