What Are Occipital and Supraorbital Nerve Blocks Like?

For many unfortunate migraineurs preventative medication don’t work. I believe this is because they are largely repurposed and there are few medications made specifically for migraine or any headache disorder for that matter. So many of us are sent to pain management specialists that coordinate care with our headache specialists. When your only option is…

Vagus Nerve Stimulation- New Hope for Migraineurs

Another exciting new treatment being tried to treat migraineurs is the noninvasive portable Vagus nerve stimulation. Here is the little information I do have on the topic: Methods used for the study according to Cephalalgia: Participants with migraine with or without aura were eligible for an open-label, single-arm, multiple-attack study. Up to four migraine attacks…

CGRP Antagonist based Migraine Treatment making noise at AHS 2014

The CGRP or Calcitonin gene-related Peptide exists in two forms α-CGRP and β-CGRP both function similarly, but the difference is thus far indistinguishable besides the fact that the β peptide differs by a mere three aminos acids from it’s 37 amino acid brother peptide α. CGRP receptors are found throughout the body, suggesting that the…

The Solution

People always used to cut me off, put me down, and discourage my advocacy Now I’ve got a small army behind me, 5000 follows with a reach of over 10,000 directly. Now that’s making a difference, with the internet we can fight all this suffering and pain One voice could change everything for headache disorder…