Sowing the Seeds: The Faces of Migraine

By Jorie & Jeannette - Each year, the National Headache Foundation sets the theme for Migraine and Headache Disorders Awareness Month. For 2019, Chronic Migraine Awareness, Inc. and The Migraine Mantras asked the Faces Of Chronic Migraine participants to share what the theme "Sowing The Seeds" mean to them. Here are the participants responses: "Like a … Continue reading Sowing the Seeds: The Faces of Migraine

Our Stories of Chronic Migraine

By The Migraine Mantras Team - Alexandria: I was diagnosed with migraine when I was 5, and I can't recall ever not having the terrible pain, nausea, and vomiting of the migraine attacks. By the time I was 9, a doctor noticed I was having seizures during the migraine. For most of my life, I … Continue reading Our Stories of Chronic Migraine

The Chronicles of Chronic Migraine

By Jorie & Alisha The medical definition for chronic migraine, according to The International Headache Society, entails “more than fifteen headache days per month over a three-month period of which more than eight are migrainous, in the absence of medication over use.” That’s a lot more than “just a headache.” Chronic migraineurs experience most, if not … Continue reading The Chronicles of Chronic Migraine