Cefaly review: Does this device work?

There has been plenty of PR and news about the new Star Trek looking TENS units from Cefaly. And after much discussion within the MigrainePal community forums about the device I decided to try one and share my journey with everyone as I went along. The goal is to review the device from an honest perspective. To evaluate […]

Clinically proven treatments (part 2)

This is part 2 of a 2 part of series on clinically proven migraine treatments. Part 1 was about acute treatments for migraine and their effectiveness. Click here if you missed it. Preventative (Prophylactic) migraine treatments Part 2 looks at prophylactic or preventative migraine treatments. These are treatments that are used for chronic migraine patients. […]

How much do you spend on your migraines?

There was one year a few years ago when doing my tax return where I calculated I spent approx $6,500 on doctors, practitioners, therapies and treatments in a single year on migraine (with the receipts to prove it). Migraines are costly. It’s a multi-billion dollar industry for the medical world. And it costs us thousands or more. The […]

Migraine and Headache Awareness Month

This month is Migraine and Headache Awareness Month (#MHAM14) A surprisingly high number of migraineurs (over 50%) still have not been diagnosed by a medical professional. Many also face a stigma as severe as epilepsy for chronic migraine sufferers. So each year in June we focus on pulling together in an effort to raise awareness, lift the stigma […]