Latest Migraine Trust Stories

2014-01-13 23:21:21

Migraine Research Foundation awards a record eight research grants to study novel approaches to unraveling the mysteries of migraine. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 The Migraine Research Foundation (MRF), a nonprofit that funds research into the causes and better treatments of migraine disease, today announced its 2013 grant awards. A record eight grants were selected from 46 proposals submitted from around the world. MRF has now funded a total of 41 grants in just seven years. MRF...

2012-11-22 08:55:58

The Migraine Trust Special Report Legislation potentially flouted amid multimillion days lost each year Three in five workers (60%) who suffer from migraine report their employer has failed to make helpful adjustments, potentially flouting anti-discrimination laws, a charity warns today. Almost half (46.3%) say their workplace treats them unfairly over their absence through sickness, more than one in three (40.5%) feels unsupported by their bosses and colleagues, and three in ten...

2010-10-20 07:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --MAP Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: MAPP) today announced that the Company will present nine analyses relating to its LEVADEX(TM) orally inhaled migraine therapy product candidate, including analysis from the FREEDOM-301 Phase 3 trial, at the 2010 European Headache and Migraine Trust International Congress (EHMTIC) in Nice, France. EHMTIC is a biennial congress of the Migraine Trust and the European Headache Federation for...

2009-05-26 14:00:00

ROCHESTER, Minn., May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients living with migraine have strong reason for new optimism concerning a positive future. Two review articles and an accompanying editorial, "The Future of Migraine: Beyond Just Another Pill," in the current issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, are the basis for an ironic premise. "Migraine is a potentially chronic, progressive disease that substantially affects patients, families, workplaces, and society," according to the editorial...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'