Migraines & Families: August 2009 Headache Blog Carnival

Welcome to the August 2009 Headache and Migraine Disease Blog Carnival.

The Headache & Migraine Disease Blog Carnival has been created to provide both headache patients and people who blog about headaches with opportunities to share ideas on topics of particular interest and importance to us.

There theme of the August 2009 carnival is “Migraines and families – genetics, parenthood, child migraineurs or any other related topic you’d like to address.”

Please keep reading for the August 2009 collection of posts.

Stephanie presents a brutally honest, relatable post, Procreative Ponderings, posted at Head Wise.

Betsy Blondin presents Migraines – All in the Family? posted at Migraine Journey: Mindbloggering About Life & Migraines.

Ellen Schnakenberg presents an important and informative post, Topiramate and Birth Defects, posted at WEGO Health.

Teri Robert presents Back to School: Info on Migraines, Headaches and Much More posted at My Migraine Connection.

Chrissy presents an excellent post about dealing with mean-spirited people, Insensitive People, posted at Through the Words of Chronic Pain.

Rosalind Joffe presents a great post about believing in your ability to have a career despite chronic illness, I Think I Can, I Think I Can, posted at Working with Chronic Illness.

Jennifer Dubowsky presents Acupuncture Helps Relieve Migraine Pain posted at Acupuncture Blog Chicago.

Scientific Living presents Drug Company Hypnotizes Viewers at the Scientific Living blog.

Submit your blog post to the September 2009 edition of the Headache and Migraine Disease Blog Carnival using our carnival submission form or by e-mailing your submissions to me directly. The theme will be “Evaluating treatments, medications & procedures – how to gather information & make decisions.” Entries are due by midnight on Friday, September 11, and the carnival will be posted right here at Somebody Heal Me on Monday, September 14.
Past posts and more information about the carnival can be found on our Headache Blog Carnival information page.