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Patient Information Evening, Louth, 26th April

9th April 2018

This seminar is presented by Dr Raeburn Forbes - a practising neurologist from Northern Ireland and one of Ireland's leading migraine and headache experts. Dr. Forbes is author of The Billionaire's Book of Headaches and the accompanying free online headache self management course, an innovative online course to help you better understand and manage your migraines. "What you will read here is what I tell my own patients. Many people with... [read more]


The March of Many Headache Triggers

Migraine
14th March 2018

The March of Many Headache Triggers. Here are a few quick hints to help with some of the possible triggers of the month of March. Know your triggers, be aware of your surroundings and environmental factors, then you can plan to keep migraine at bay. Prepare for the worst, but hope for the best is always a good motto. 9 times out of 10 the best will happen, but there's always that 1 time... Easter: Avoid chocolate if it’s a trigger -... [read more]


Medication Overuse Headache (MOH)

Migraine
14th March 2018

Medication Overuse Headache (MOH) What is it? Medication Overuse Headache (MOH) is literally what it says on the tin - a headache brought on by the overuse of acute (abortive) medication. It was originally thought to be a primary headache disorder - meaning that it was not caused by an underlying condition; however, the International Headache Society (IHS) has recently changed its status. MOH is now classed as a secondary headache, which... [read more]


How Hormones Affect Migraine!

Migraine
8th March 2018

  How Hormones Affect Migraine What are hormones and why do we need them? Hormones are messengers created by glands in the Endocrine System. They control many of our bodily functions, from temperature control to much more complicated functions like reproduction and emotions. Some of the main hormone-producing glands are: Hypothalamus Pancreas Thyroid Adrenal Pituitary Thalamus Ovaries... [read more]


Notice of AGM 2018

7th March 2018

Please note the Annual General Meeting of The Migraine Association of Ireland will take place on Monday, 23rd April at 5... [read more]


Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’

Patient Information Evening, Louth, 26th April

9th April 2018

This seminar is presented by Dr Raeburn Forbes - a practising neurologist from Northern Ireland and one of Ireland's leading migraine and headache experts. Dr. Forbes is author of The Billionaire's Book of Headaches and the accompanying free online headache self management course, an innovative online course to help you better understand and manage your migraines. "What you will read here is what I tell my own patients. Many people with... [read more]


The March of Many Headache Triggers

Migraine
14th March 2018

The March of Many Headache Triggers. Here are a few quick hints to help with some of the possible triggers of the month of March. Know your triggers, be aware of your surroundings and environmental factors, then you can plan to keep migraine at bay. Prepare for the worst, but hope for the best is always a good motto. 9 times out of 10 the best will happen, but there's always that 1 time... Easter: Avoid chocolate if it’s a trigger -... [read more]


Medication Overuse Headache (MOH)

Migraine
14th March 2018

Medication Overuse Headache (MOH) What is it? Medication Overuse Headache (MOH) is literally what it says on the tin - a headache brought on by the overuse of acute (abortive) medication. It was originally thought to be a primary headache disorder - meaning that it was not caused by an underlying condition; however, the International Headache Society (IHS) has recently changed its status. MOH is now classed as a secondary headache, which... [read more]


How Hormones Affect Migraine!

Migraine
8th March 2018

  How Hormones Affect Migraine What are hormones and why do we need them? Hormones are messengers created by glands in the Endocrine System. They control many of our bodily functions, from temperature control to much more complicated functions like reproduction and emotions. Some of the main hormone-producing glands are: Hypothalamus Pancreas Thyroid Adrenal Pituitary Thalamus Ovaries... [read more]


Notice of AGM 2018

7th March 2018

Please note the Annual General Meeting of The Migraine Association of Ireland will take place on Monday, 23rd April at 5... [read more]