Migraine is a neurological disease characterized by debilitating head pain. This pain is frequently accompanied by visual disturbances, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, extreme sensitivity to sound, light, touch and smell, and tingling or numbness in the extremities or face. Chronic and high frequency episodic migraineurs experience many migraines every month.
Click on the infographic to learn about migraine’s impact in the United States. Similar metrics apply to the rest of the world on a larger scale.
High frequency migraine (HFM) refers to the combined conditions of chronic migraine and high frequency episodic migraine. These two debilitating conditions have a staggering impact on the lives of sufferers and their loved ones.
High Frequency Episodic Migraine
8 to 14 headaches per month
15+ headaches per month
3.5% - 4.0% of population has HFM