Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’

Aspartame

Migraine
26th November 2018

No thanks I’m Sweet enough… Do you love sugar? Have you got a sweet tooth? Isn’t it hell when you want to keep to a good diet yet crave sweet stuff? Sugar is one of the things in our diet that we’re all supposed to watch out for. Too much of it can cause us harm, as can too little of it. Most processed food has some form of sugar in it. Most things that end with the letters ‘ose’ denote sugar such as glucose, fructose, lactose, etc,... [read more]


Migraine Art

Migraine
26th November 2018

Every Cloud… The silver lining - they say every cloud has one, but when that cloud is migraine, it’s extremely difficult to see it! People cope with their migraine in different ways, some with painkillers, some with mindfulness, yoga or acupuncture and some like to express their pain and how migraine makes them feel in artistic ways. Some sufferers find a release of kinds in this type of thing. It’s like the technique used by many... [read more]


Christmas Tips 2018

Migraine
26th November 2018

Christmas Tips  Christmas can be a wonderfully magical time as we all know, with the colourful lights, the cheerful happy songs, the decorations and trees in every shop window and the joy of picking out presents for friends and family, and ‘tiny tots, with their eyes all aglow’, waiting for Santa Claus to climb down the chimney with his sack full of toys. However, Christmas can also be a stressful time, especially for migraine... [read more]


The Lived Experience of Hemiplegic Migraine.

Migraine
22nd October 2018

PARTICIPANT INFORMATION SHEET My name is Anna Marie Dowling and I am a Senior Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Neuropsychologist with the HSE West, working in Castlebar, Co. Mayo. I am conducting this research as part of a post-qualification Doctorate in Psychological Science with the National University of Ireland, Galway.   Invitation You are invited to take part in a research study. Before you decide, it is important that... [read more]


Research Study on Hemiplegic Migraine

22nd October 2018

Adults with hemiplegic migraine needed for a research study being carried out through NUI Galway Psychology Department as part of a doctoral qualification. The researchers are interested in hearing about what it is like to live with this condition and how it impacts on day to day life. If you are interested in participating in this study, or simply in finding out more about it, you can do so at the following link: Participant Information... [read more]


Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’

Aspartame

Migraine
26th November 2018

No thanks I’m Sweet enough… Do you love sugar? Have you got a sweet tooth? Isn’t it hell when you want to keep to a good diet yet crave sweet stuff? Sugar is one of the things in our diet that we’re all supposed to watch out for. Too much of it can cause us harm, as can too little of it. Most processed food has some form of sugar in it. Most things that end with the letters ‘ose’ denote sugar such as glucose, fructose, lactose, etc,... [read more]


Migraine Art

Migraine
26th November 2018

Every Cloud… The silver lining - they say every cloud has one, but when that cloud is migraine, it’s extremely difficult to see it! People cope with their migraine in different ways, some with painkillers, some with mindfulness, yoga or acupuncture and some like to express their pain and how migraine makes them feel in artistic ways. Some sufferers find a release of kinds in this type of thing. It’s like the technique used by many... [read more]


Christmas Tips 2018

Migraine
26th November 2018

Christmas Tips  Christmas can be a wonderfully magical time as we all know, with the colourful lights, the cheerful happy songs, the decorations and trees in every shop window and the joy of picking out presents for friends and family, and ‘tiny tots, with their eyes all aglow’, waiting for Santa Claus to climb down the chimney with his sack full of toys. However, Christmas can also be a stressful time, especially for migraine... [read more]


The Lived Experience of Hemiplegic Migraine.

Migraine
22nd October 2018

PARTICIPANT INFORMATION SHEET My name is Anna Marie Dowling and I am a Senior Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Neuropsychologist with the HSE West, working in Castlebar, Co. Mayo. I am conducting this research as part of a post-qualification Doctorate in Psychological Science with the National University of Ireland, Galway.   Invitation You are invited to take part in a research study. Before you decide, it is important that... [read more]


Research Study on Hemiplegic Migraine

22nd October 2018

Adults with hemiplegic migraine needed for a research study being carried out through NUI Galway Psychology Department as part of a doctoral qualification. The researchers are interested in hearing about what it is like to live with this condition and how it impacts on day to day life. If you are interested in participating in this study, or simply in finding out more about it, you can do so at the following link: Participant Information... [read more]