Migraine stigma affects Migraineurs more than people who have other neurological conditions like ALS, Parkinson's and epilepsy. The pain, depression and isolation of Migraine disease is at times intolerable. Support on all levels is needed. Apparently it takes the World Health Organization and Lifting the Burden to tell us we need support groups and more doctor education. Really. This is not new news to Migraineurs - continue reading Migraine and Stigma: High Impact for more information.
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© Nancy Harris Bonk, 2011.Last updated May 23, 2011.