La Mia Emicrania Italiana (Translation: My Italian Migraine)

By Jorie - La Bella Italia: the country of the jagged Alps, the enchanting Mediterranean, historical edifices around every corner, delectable cuisine—I could go on, but I’ll stop there.   Italy has long been my favorite European culture, and visiting for myself was a dream. Sometimes when I think back to the trip and recall … Continue reading La Mia Emicrania Italiana (Translation: My Italian Migraine)

The Chronicles of Chronic Migraine

By Jorie & Alisha The medical definition for chronic migraine, according to The International Headache Society, entails “more than fifteen headache days per month over a three-month period of which more than eight are migrainous, in the absence of medication over use.” That’s a lot more than “just a headache.” Chronic migraineurs experience most, if not … Continue reading The Chronicles of Chronic Migraine