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Migraine in Children

Migraine in Children: Causes and Treatment

By Sarah Rathsack / February 15, 2024 / Comments Off on Migraine in Children: Causes and Treatment

Migraine is a prevalent primary headache disorder that affects a significant portion of the pediatric population, ranging from children to adolescents. While migraine is…

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migraine advocacy

Advocacy for People Living With Migraine

By Sarah Rathsack / January 26, 2024 / Comments Off on Advocacy for People Living With Migraine

Living with migraine can be a challenging and often debilitating experience for many individuals. The impact extends beyond the physical pain, affecting various aspects…

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What is a Headache Fellow or Headache Specialist?

What is a Headache Fellow or Headache Specialist?

By Sarah Rathsack / December 19, 2023 / Comments Off on What is a Headache Fellow or Headache Specialist?

What is a headache fellow or specialist? In essence, a headache specialist is a provider with special training focusing primarily on headache diseases and…

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VA fundraiser

VA Fundraiser for Migraine and Headache Awareness

By Sarah Rathsack / December 5, 2023 / Comments Off on VA Fundraiser for Migraine and Headache Awareness

A VA fundraiser for migraine and headache awareness was accomplished on Saturday, November 5th, at Lexington VA Health Care System Franklin R. Sousley Campus.…

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Headache diary for tracking migraine triggers.

Comprehensive Guide to Migraine Self-Care: Tips & Essential Practices

By Sarah Rathsack / November 27, 2023 / Comments Off on Comprehensive Guide to Migraine Self-Care: Tips & Essential Practices

Migraine is widespread, affecting millions globally. Those who live with it face immense challenges, battling through daily tasks while combating intense pain, sensitivity to…

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migraine medications

Stop the Pain: Migraine Medications That Works

By Sarah Rathsack / November 8, 2023 / Comments Off on Stop the Pain: Migraine Medications That Works

Migraine treatment often involves a combination of lifestyle modifications and medications. Migraine medications play a crucial role in managing migraine, and there are a…

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phases of migraine attack

The Phases of a Migraine Attack – Breaking it Down

By Sarah Rathsack / June 28, 2023 / Comments Off on The Phases of a Migraine Attack – Breaking it Down

Living with migraine disease is hard! Some days, you feel normal, but on other days, you can feel down or different without knowing why,…

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Migraine Advocacy: Giving Voice to the Invisible

Migraine Advocacy: Giving Voice to the Invisible

By Sarah Rathsack / June 27, 2023 / Comments Off on Migraine Advocacy: Giving Voice to the Invisible

Migraine advocacy is the most powerful way to bring both hope and change. So many with this debilitating disease suffer in silence or feel…

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Migraine and Headache Awareness Month

June 2024: Migraine and Headache Awareness Month

By Sarah Rathsack / May 30, 2023 / Comments Off on June 2024: Migraine and Headache Awareness Month

Migraine and Headache Awareness Month (MHAM) is a time to expand advocacy and participate in building migraine and headache awareness. For an entire month,…

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ACT Now grads

Announcing our ACT Now Superstars of 2023

By Sarah Rathsack / May 19, 2023 / Comments Off on Announcing our ACT Now Superstars of 2023

Miles for Migraine just completed its third advocacy training program for fellows and patients across the country called ACT Now resulting in some superstars.…

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Mothering with migraine

Mothering with Migraine by Jennifer Evan

By Sarah Rathsack / May 13, 2023 / Comments Off on Mothering with Migraine by Jennifer Evan

Mothering with migraine is complicated. Migraine is ubiquitous, affecting over 1 billion people in the world, with a lifetime prevalence upwards of 20-30%. It…

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Advocacy starts with me

Advocacy Starts with Me

By Sarah Rathsack / February 1, 2023 / Comments Off on Advocacy Starts with Me

Advocacy starts with me. But where do I begin? Miles for Migraine is a great way to start. From educational events to walk/run/relax events…

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Close up of black hands clasped together

How Does Migraine Affect the Black Community Differently? 

By Sean Maher / August 24, 2022 / Comments Off on How Does Migraine Affect the Black Community Differently? 

Racial Disparities in Migraine Care: How it Affects the Black Community written by Courtney White, MD Neurologist/Headache Specialist, Jefferson Hospital “I’ve had headaches since…

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Miles for Migraine Volunteer Appreciation

By Sarah Rathsack / June 27, 2022 / Comments Off on Miles for Migraine Volunteer Appreciation

It is Migraine and Headache Disorder Awareness Month. Although it’s June, we have volunteers that work year-round to make it a better migraine world.…

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Jeopardy contestant

Jeopardy Contestant Discusses Living with Vestibular Migraine

By Sarah Rathsack / June 14, 2022 / Comments Off on Jeopardy Contestant Discusses Living with Vestibular Migraine

In this interview, a Jeopardy contestant discusses living with vestibular migraine, competing on the game show, and advocacy. Below, are the interview questions and…

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