BBC Radio 5 Live asks if we are taking chronic headaches serious enough

BBC Radio 5 Live day's big story with Rachel Burden today asked if we are taking chronic headaches seriously enough.Conversation on BBC Radio 5 Live on chronic headaches

 

Listeners were invited to join the conversation by calling in and discussing their own expereinces with migraine, cluster headaches and a number of other headache conditions. Many verbalised the lack of understanding that they had received from so many, leading to the lose of jobs and even friends who were needed more than ever.


Dr Andrew Dowson (a member of Migraine Actions Medical Advisory Board) also spoke on the programme about the debilitating effects these highly misunderstood conditions can have. 

 

If you missed it you can catch up on the pod cast by visting http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04yg8sd

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