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What are the CGRP monoclonal antibodies revolutionising migraine treatment?

Calcitonin gene-related peptide monoclonal antibodies for migraine prevention: comparisons across randomized controlled studies

Mitsikostas DD, Reuter U.

Curr Opin Neurol 2017; 30:272-280.

Abstract

PURPOSE OF REVIEW: … 274 more words

Headaches

Heat Wave

If there is one thing I do not do, it is summer heat.

I was born in the height of summer (July – I’m a Leo). 601 more words

Seattle

Don't Poke the Beast

If you’ve been playing along at home, congratulations on a month of living preservative free. It’s a huge first step on the road to managing the complexity of migraine triggers. 2,417 more words

Preservative Free

Why Awareness Months Matter

As someone living with chronic migraine, an often misrepresented and stigmatized disease, I do a LOT of awareness posts, not just during the month delegated as Migraine and Headache Disorder Awareness Month (June), but year round…because my disease doesn’t just disappear when awareness month ends. 695 more words

Advocacy

HemiBlogia - Living with Hemiplegia

Welcome to HemiBlogia – Living with Hemiplegia.

I decided to create this blog to document my battle with the neurological conditions, hemiplegia and Sporadic Hemiplegic Migraine (SHM), and to share information and advice about the incurable disorder. 70 more words

Hemiplegia

Cry

I got a migraine after lunch and took 1/4 of the new opioid, which knocked me for a loop. So I went down and slept in the back of my car in the Parkade; I’d put a pillow down there for times just like this. 475 more words

Depression

Lamb Shoulder Kleftiko Style

I fell in love with lamb roast on my first trip to New Zealand. I was asked by a friend to help out with her Master’s student field research. 1,418 more words

Food Sensitivity