Managing Migraine at Work

Do migraine attacks interfere with your workday? Our latest blog post, Managing Migraine at Work, contains tips to being proactive about migraine management at work and some handy tips for when a migraine attack strikes mid-shift.  Continue reading

Emgality and Ajovy back to PBAC again

As mentioned in last week's Facebook live, Emgality and Ajovy are both back on the PBAC agenda for the March 2022 meeting to widen the eligibility for people to access them on the PBS. You can help! Continue reading

Update 4 on COVID-19 vaccines and migraine

By now, most of us have been vaccinated and booster shots have begun. So let's do another update on COVID-19 vaccines and migraine. Continue reading

Important Update: Vyepti

During recent communications, we have received this update from Lundbeck regarding Vyepti Continue reading

Saying thanks this National Carers Week

Did you know that there are 2.65 million carers currently caring for a family member or friend? This week for National Carers Week (10-16 October), we're recognising and celebrating not just the carers we have at Migraine Australia, but all carers out there. We spoke to one of our volunteers, Kale who cares for his wife, Annie. They have been married for 11 years. Continue reading

How to avoid a trip to the Emergency Department

As both Sydney and Melbourne hospital systems come under strain, here’s some things you can try before going to emergency for help. Continue reading

Checking in this Liptember

September is Liptember – a month dedicated to raising funds and awareness for women’s mental health. With more than three million Australians living with migraine, 70 per cent of those are women – and we know a high number of migraine patients also live with a mental health disorder. Migraine Australia volunteer, Kellie, has been involved with Liptember since the beginning. After being hospitalised with post-natal depression, she understands the importance of raising awareness. Continue reading

Update 3 on COVID-19 Vaccines and Migraine

There have been a number of changes in the vaccine rollout and obviously, the Delta variant has changed the game a bit - because of this, we’ve decided to do a major update on COVID-19 vaccines and migraine. A number of things in this advice have been updated, please read it carefully.  Continue reading

Ajovy on the PBS!

Another hard-fought victory for the migraine community today as Health Minister Greg Hunt announces that Ajovy is being listed on the PBS from today!  Continue reading

Fighting to put more tools in the migraine tool box

Migraine Australia members voted for our priorities for 2021-2022 to be around improving medication access. We're going to do that, and we're not just limiting it to the new drugs in the pipeline.  Continue reading