Natural Migraine Remedies: A Comprehensive Guide

November 16, 2017
Herbal and other natural migraine remedies are very effective

Rising costs of migraine medication, coupled with increasing instances of side effects from drugs are driving many people to seek alternative, more natural, healthier treatments for their migraines. People have been using natural remedies for centuries. Ancient Chinese and Egyptian cultures used natural remedies to treat a wide variety of ailments. Many are still used today […] Read More

Four Ways to Cope When Light Causes Problems | Podcast with Dr. Katz and MigraineAgain

November 1, 2017
Migraine Podcast on Light Sensitivity with Dr. Brad Katz

Neuro-Ophthalmologist and founder of Axon Optics, Dr. Bradley Katz, recently participated in a podcast with MigraineAgain’s Paula Dumas.  He discusses four ways to cope when light causes problems.  Please click here to listen to the podcast: 003: The Dangers of Hiding in the Dark with Dr. Bradley Katz

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25 Funny Migraine Tweets That Will Make You Smile

October 30, 2017

When it comes to migraines, there’s plenty to be negative about, so when you can find a way to smile in spite of the pain, well, that’s really something. These funny migraine tweets are sure to bring a smile to your face- and maybe a chuckle or two. Enjoy! 1. That feeling when… 2. Because […] Read More

Baystate Noble Hospital Fundraiser and Silent Auction – November 4th, 2017

October 30, 2017

The fundraising events coordinator for Baystate Health Foundation recently wrote in to us.  She is a longtime user of our products, explaining: “First, thank you for being an amazing company. I’ve ordered two pairs so far, one indoor and one outdoor.  I have been suffering from migraines for about six years, and it’s just been […] Read More

The Definitive Guide to Basilar Migraines

September 29, 2017
Woman in bed with basilar migraine

Basilar migraines are rather rare and although they are extremely painful, they are also fairly short. Generally, a basilar migraine will last about an hour, but more severe attacks may last several hours. If you have basilar migraines, this guide will help you better understand your condition. Axon Optics talked to Richard P. Kraig, Ph.D., […] Read More

Migraine Release Surgery

September 26, 2017
migraine release surgery

In some cases where migraines are particularly severe or frequent, the patient may opt for migraine release surgery. Manish H. Shah, MD, FACS, of Shah Aesthetic Surgery in Denver, Colorado, performs migraine release surgery, a procedure that is used to decrease pressure on sensory nerve fibers located between the eyes, in the temples, at the top […] Read More

Light Sensitivity and the Solar Eclipse: Tips for Eye Safety

August 19, 2017

On August 21, 2017, millions of people from all over the world will descend upon a handful of cities across the United States to witness an event that doesn’t come along every day – the Great American Total Solar Eclipse. As the moon slowly passes in front of the sun, it will block out the […] Read More

Eyes Sensitive to Light and Watery? 5 Tips to Help You Cope

August 9, 2017

  There are a number of reasons why a person might have eyes sensitive to light and watery. Computer fatigue is a very common reason, allergies, certain medications, illnesses, and neurological conditions. Light sensitivity is also one of the most common complaints of people who get migraines. It is one of the top symptoms and […] Read More

What migraine medications are available to me? (and how well do they work?)

August 2, 2017
migraine medication spilling out of a bottle

  The question of whether or not migraine medications work is a long running debate. Most are expensive and few are very effective. It is estimated that around 12% of the population suffers from migraine headaches and many have 4 or more migraines a month. They tend to be more prevalent in women. Researchers estimate […] Read More

Do Indoor Sunglasses for Light Sensitivity Really Work?

June 24, 2017
Woman Wearing Indoor Sunglasses

    There’s been a lot of discussion lately, in the media and in the medical world, about precision tinted glasses and their effectiveness in combating light sensitivity. Many people who deal with photophobia use these glasses – that resemble sunglasses – and sing their praises. Indoors is another story, though. Fluorescent lighting, some LED […] Read More

Thanks from a doctor on Twitter

June 22, 2017

Can’t say enough about my Fl-41’s @NIH @AxonOptics @amfmigraine #photophobia #NationalSelfieDay pic.twitter.com/WavZUOjJzM — Dr. Rachel McDonald (@rachel7mcdonald) June 21, 2017

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What Movie Title Describes Your Migraine Pain?

May 25, 2017

Migraine pain is no joke, but sometimes it helps to view our difficulties with a touch of humor. After all, laughter is the best medicine, right? Over on our Facebook page (if you aren’t following us on Facebook, you’re missing out!) we asked our fans to tell us what movie title best describes their migraines. Their […] Read More