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Photo Friday – Past 5 Weeks of Travel

July 14, 2017 / 2 Comments

Today, I’m getting on a plane from DC back to LA. The past 5 weeks have been filled with conferences, interviews, writing, education, planning, advocacy and lots of travel. I had a friend ask me how I travel so much with such debilitating chronic migraine? My response was: If there’s something really important to me, I prepare. I rest. I find the strength from somewhere to push through. But I pay for it. I have a hard time saying no, but I’ve been better at picking and prioritizing what’s important. If it means that much to me, I sacrifice my health. Is that smart? No. But I want to live, not just survive. It’s worth it to me. I realize that not everyone can travel, whether it’s for a conference or even a family vacation. I won’t pretend that my health has been great this whole time. I’ve had my…

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Move Against Migraine Campaign by the American Migraine Foundation

April 21, 2017 / 0 Comments

The American Migraine Foundation (AMF) has launched a new campaign called Move Against Migraine. This initiative aims to spread awareness that migraine is a disabling neurological disease. Their website says the program aims to empower individuals living with migraine to advocate for themselves, to find the support and treatment they need. Below is the Content Capsule for Move Against Migraine. You will find resources, headache specialists, treatments, and ways to connect with others who live with migraine disease. You can also become part of their Facebook group. And let’s give major kudos to the artist who captured what all of us have felt. The imagery for this campaign is tragically beautiful. #MoveAgainstMigraine      

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Katie Golden

Katie is a professional patient, writer for Migraine.com, US Pain Ambassador, patient advocate, speaker, and freelance writer.

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