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Migraine & Headache Awareness Month

6 Jun

Did you know that June is National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month (NAHM)? The goal is to build awareness, educate the public and reduce the profound stigma associated with Migraine, Cluster Headaches and other Headache Disorders. This year’s theme is to help make migraines visible!

The reason I am writing this blog is to help spread awareness about migraines as it’s hard to ‘get’ migraines unless you suffer from them. As many of you know and as mentioned in my previous blog, a very close friend was diagnosed with New Daily Persistent Headache (NDPH) with Migraine Subtype and Myofascial Pain Syndrome a few years ago.  I also suffer from Migraines with Aura and Primary Stabbing Headaches (Ice Pick Headaches).

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