100 episodes

Through personal stories and interviews with experts, we expose the true scope of migraine by exploring symptoms, treatments, research topics and more.

Formerly known as Shades of Migraine.

Video versions of the Spotlight on Migraine® Podcast can be viewed on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/user/MigraineEquivalent/videos

*The contents of this podcast/video are intended for general informational purposes only and do not constitute medical or legal advice; the content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. The speaker does not recommend or endorse any specific course of treatment, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned. Reliance on any information provided by this content is solely at your own risk.

Spotlight on Migraine‪®‬ Association of Migraine Disorders®

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.6 • 28 Ratings

Through personal stories and interviews with experts, we expose the true scope of migraine by exploring symptoms, treatments, research topics and more.

Formerly known as Shades of Migraine.

Video versions of the Spotlight on Migraine® Podcast can be viewed on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/user/MigraineEquivalent/videos

*The contents of this podcast/video are intended for general informational purposes only and do not constitute medical or legal advice; the content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. The speaker does not recommend or endorse any specific course of treatment, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned. Reliance on any information provided by this content is solely at your own risk.

    PACAP as a Future Migraine Target

    PACAP as a Future Migraine Target

    In this episode, leading researcher Dr. Messoud Ashina explains what PACAP is and how it is involved in migraine pathophysiology. He also talks about how it differs from CGRP and why it could be a promising target for migraine and other headache disorders.
     
    Read the transcript at www.migrainedisorders.org/podcast/s6ep5-pacap-as-a-future-migraine-target
     
    *The contents of this podcast are intended for general informational purposes only and does not constitute professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. AMD and the speaker do not recommend or endorse any specific course of treatment, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned. Reliance on any information provided by this content is solely at your own risk.

    • 31 min
    Hemiplegic Migraine & Migraine with Unilateral Motor Symptoms (MUMS)

    Hemiplegic Migraine & Migraine with Unilateral Motor Symptoms (MUMS)

    In this episode, dive deeper into the world of migraine disease as we explore Hemiplegic Migraine and Migraine with Unilateral Motor Symptoms (MUMS). Dr. Thomas Berk unpacks the intricacies of these diseases and their differences, while Cannon Hodge shares her personal journey living with MUMS.
    Read the transcript at migrainedisorders.org/podcast/s6ep4-hemiplegic-migraine-and-mums
    *The contents of this podcast are intended for general informational purposes only and does not constitute professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. AMD and the speaker do not recommend or endorse any specific course of treatment, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned. Reliance on any information provided by this content is solely at your own risk.

    • 43 min
    Conquering Dizziness: Vestibular Symptoms, Vestibular Migraine, and How to Manage

    Conquering Dizziness: Vestibular Symptoms, Vestibular Migraine, and How to Manage

    In this episode of Spotlight on Migraine, vestibular physical therapist, Dr. Madison Oak, discusses the vestibular system and vestibular therapy. She talks about common vestibular symptoms, including dizziness, vestibular migraine, and offers strategies for how to cope.
     
    Read the transcript at migrainedisorders.org/podcast/s6ep3-conquering-dizziness 
     
    *The contents of this podcast are intended for general informational purposes only and does not constitute professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. AMD and the speaker do not recommend or endorse any specific course of treatment, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned. Reliance on any information provided by this content is solely at your own risk.

    • 35 min
    Physical Therapy as a Migraine Treatment

    Physical Therapy as a Migraine Treatment

    In this episode of Spotlight On Migraine, Sam Kelokates, P.T., D.P.T. explains how physical therapy can be an option for people living with migraine, physical therapy techniques, potential benefits, and how to get started.
    More ways to tune in: www.migrainedisorders.org/podcast/s6ep2-physical-therapy
    *The contents of this podcast are intended for general informational purposes only and does not constitute professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. AMD and the speaker do not recommend or endorse any specific course of treatment, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned. Reliance on any information provided by this content is solely at your own risk.

    • 23 min
    What is Refractory Migraine?

    What is Refractory Migraine?

    In this episode of Spotlight On Migraine, Dr. Jennifer Robblee talks about what refractory migraine is, how it differs from other migraine types and what we know about it. Dr. Robblee will also discuss off-label treatments and strategies that she uses.
    More ways to tune in: www.migrainedisorders.org/podcasts
    *The contents of this podcast are intended for general informational purposes only and does not constitute professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. AMD and the speaker do not recommend or endorse any specific course of treatment, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned. Reliance on any information provided by this content is solely at your own risk.

    • 29 min
    Understanding Medication Overuse Headache (Rebound Headache)

    Understanding Medication Overuse Headache (Rebound Headache)

    In this episode, Dr. Sait Ashina talks to us about Medication Overuse Headache, also known as Rebound or Medication Adaptation Headache. He discusses how it occurs, who is more likely to develop it, and how to prevent or break the headache cycle.
    More ways to tune in: www.migrainedisorders.org/podcasts

    • 23 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
28 Ratings

28 Ratings

Ponder often ,

Very informative

Wonderful, informative, presented so all can understand options available for those with migraine disease. Packs a lot of info in a short period of time....thank you

sinuspressure ,

Must hear

I really like this short format and the range of topics- some of them surprising. I look forward to what is coming next.

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