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Hemiplegic Migraine

Migraine
12th February 2018

What is Hemiplegic Migraine? Hemiplegic Migraine is a rare form of migraine where the person experiences many of the usual migraine symptoms, but may also suffer from temporary numbness, weakness or even paralysis on one side of their body! The word Hemiplegia comes from the Greek - ‘Hemi’ meaning ‘half’ and ‘Plegia’ from either ‘plēgē’ meaning ‘stroke’ or ‘plēssein’ meaning ‘to strike’ The Medical... [read more]


FREE Public Information seminar – Bray, Co. Wicklow

Migraine
8th February 2018

As part of Brain Awareness Week 2018 (March 5th - 11th), the Migraine Association of Ireland is delighted to announce that it will be holding a FREE public, Migraine Information Seminar in Bray in March 2018. Dr. Martin Ruttledge, Consultant Neurologist and migraine expert from The Hermitage Clinic, Dublin will hold a presentation on the causes and symptoms of different types of migraines with treatment and medication options available... [read more]


CHANGE OF VENUE for Specialist Hormonal Migraine in Women Seminar

8th February 2018

As this event has been oversubscribed, we have had to change venues. The event will now take place in the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, Upper Leeson Street, Dublin 4 - All other details remain the same. As part of Brain Awareness Week 2018 (March 5th - 11th), we are delighted to announce a Specialist Seminar on Hormonal Migraine in Women which will take place on International Women's Day, March 8th 2018. Many migraines in women can be... [read more]


Reasonable Accommodation for State Exams 2018 – Late Applications

18th January 2018

The late application forms for Reasonable Accommodations (RACE) for the 2018 Leaving Certificate have now been issued. Details are below. The closing date for the Reasonable Accommodations for the 2018 State Exams was 27th of October 2017, however, there is still a chance to apply. The closing date for late applications is March 23rd 2018 The SEC has issued two guides to make people aware of the changes that have been made to the... [read more]


BAW 2018 Save the Date

7th December 2017

SAVE THE DATE Keynote Conference for Brain Awareness Week 2018 The Neurological Alliance of Ireland (NAI) & Irish Brain Council have issued a date for diary notice for their Keynote Conference for Brain Awareness Week 2018. "Research & Healthcare Responses to the Challenge of Brain Conditions in Ireland" will focus on innovative approaches to understanding and responding to brain conditions and promoting brain health. The half day... [read more]


Author Archive

Hemiplegic Migraine

Migraine
12th February 2018

What is Hemiplegic Migraine? Hemiplegic Migraine is a rare form of migraine where the person experiences many of the usual migraine symptoms, but may also suffer from temporary numbness, weakness or even paralysis on one side of their body! The word Hemiplegia comes from the Greek - ‘Hemi’ meaning ‘half’ and ‘Plegia’ from either ‘plēgē’ meaning ‘stroke’ or ‘plēssein’ meaning ‘to strike’ The Medical... [read more]


FREE Public Information seminar – Bray, Co. Wicklow

Migraine
8th February 2018

As part of Brain Awareness Week 2018 (March 5th - 11th), the Migraine Association of Ireland is delighted to announce that it will be holding a FREE public, Migraine Information Seminar in Bray in March 2018. Dr. Martin Ruttledge, Consultant Neurologist and migraine expert from The Hermitage Clinic, Dublin will hold a presentation on the causes and symptoms of different types of migraines with treatment and medication options available... [read more]


CHANGE OF VENUE for Specialist Hormonal Migraine in Women Seminar

8th February 2018

As this event has been oversubscribed, we have had to change venues. The event will now take place in the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, Upper Leeson Street, Dublin 4 - All other details remain the same. As part of Brain Awareness Week 2018 (March 5th - 11th), we are delighted to announce a Specialist Seminar on Hormonal Migraine in Women which will take place on International Women's Day, March 8th 2018. Many migraines in women can be... [read more]


Reasonable Accommodation for State Exams 2018 – Late Applications

18th January 2018

The late application forms for Reasonable Accommodations (RACE) for the 2018 Leaving Certificate have now been issued. Details are below. The closing date for the Reasonable Accommodations for the 2018 State Exams was 27th of October 2017, however, there is still a chance to apply. The closing date for late applications is March 23rd 2018 The SEC has issued two guides to make people aware of the changes that have been made to the... [read more]


BAW 2018 Save the Date

7th December 2017

SAVE THE DATE Keynote Conference for Brain Awareness Week 2018 The Neurological Alliance of Ireland (NAI) & Irish Brain Council have issued a date for diary notice for their Keynote Conference for Brain Awareness Week 2018. "Research & Healthcare Responses to the Challenge of Brain Conditions in Ireland" will focus on innovative approaches to understanding and responding to brain conditions and promoting brain health. The half day... [read more]