Veterans with Headache Diseases
Today we honor veterans with headache diseases. Below you will find a panel discussion on 4 key points.
- Conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan are driving an increase in migraine and
- The VA system offers cutting-edge technology, but more headache specialists
- Stigma can deter veterans and active-duty service members from
- New therapies, heightened awareness and stronger social support can help veterans face their migraine and headache disorders.
Can America’s Veterans with Headache Diseases access the
treatment they need?
A 2018 Capitol Hill policy panel sponsored by The Headache and Migraine
Policy Forum brought together experts from across the health care and
veterans support spectrum to consider this and related questions. The forum
coincided with the 11th annual Headache on the Hill advocacy day, sponsored
by the Alliance for Headache Disorders Advocacy.
Veterans with headache diseases speaks about the impact it has on life…..
Today, on the 75th anniversary of D-Day, we share George’s story, a soldier who battled both migraine disease, and life and death circumstances while deployed in Bosnia more than 20 years ago.