The Migraine Alliance, Call to Action: MEPs present their coalition to support EMHA’s advocacy campaign.

2020-11-05T14:08:58+00:0004/11/2020|Categories: Campaign, Events, News|

On 22 September 2020, the European Migraine & Headache Alliance organised ‘The Missing Lesson’ webinar to raise awareness about migraine at EU level and kick-start its EU policy advocacy campaign to make migraine a European health priority. The webinar focussed on the medical curriculum deficit when it comes to migraine. This leads to under- diagnosis and under-treatment of migraine. This creates an unnecessary burden on the people, their family and society as a whole. MEPs Aldo Patricciello, who hosted the event and Nathalie Colin-Oesterlé showed their support to The Migraine Alliance, as well as Peter Goadsby, Prof., MD, Director of [...]

Migraine: a European health priority

2020-10-01T12:28:01+00:0023/09/2020|Categories: News|

Aldo Patriciello hosted a webinar lead by EMHA inside the context of the Yearly European Migraine Day to expose the socio-economic burden of Migraine, its challenges and difficulties to diagnose and to treat as well as a Call to Action with political recommendations. The document proposes a series of recommendations for the European Commission, the European Parliament and national governments. For more information, Download the Call to Action Document here.       

EMHA and Teva, Migraine day of Action

2020-09-23T13:21:15+00:0010/09/2020|Categories: News|

Many people think that migraines are just a headache, but for people living with migraines it’s a debilitating condition. EMHA and Teva are calling on healthcare professionals to support timely diagnosis and treatment for migraines, as research from Teva shows 42% of migraine sufferers are not satisfied with their prescribed treatment. For more information please go to    

Chronic Migraine is officially regulated as a social disease in Italy

2020-07-15T09:47:12+00:0015/07/2020|Categories: News|

The Italian senate has approved the recognition of primary chronic headache as a social disease,  a huge step towards the acknowledgment of migraine as the serious illness it is.   On April 18, 2019 the Chamber passed the bill and 15 months later it was finally approved by the Italian Senate. This achievement reflects the struggle of migraine patients, and it comes as a fair recognition of their condition, setting a historic goal which could be the previous step to improvements in the diagnosis, the social conditions and the therapeutic approaches of patients suffering from primary chronic head pain.   [...]

Read the latest publications by EMHA on Migraine At Work

2020-07-01T09:47:21+00:0019/06/2020|Categories: News|

All the articles are based on the survey led by EMHA on Migraine at work. Read the survey on the following link to find out more about the study:   SEMERGEN publication European Survey on preventive treatments on migraine Medicina Balear Magazine EMHA at Work: SED Publication Survey        

Covid-19 & migraine and other headaches: Webinar by Vall d’Hebron

2020-05-08T09:14:28+00:0008/05/2020|Categories: Events, Industry, News|

Watch the first webinar for patients on Covid-19 and its impact on migraine and other headaches streamed by Vall d’Hebron Hospital with the support of EMHA. Learn about the impact of the virus on patients with migraine, the possible risks associated with the treatments and advice on reducing the negative  impact of the lock down during migraine and other headaches episodes.

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