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CHAMPions, We Need Your Help to Advocate for Those Disabled by Headache Diseases

Headache On The Hill

Our community made great strides at this year’s Headache on the Hill, led by our partner, the Alliance for Headache Advocacy Disorders (AHDA). We met with hundreds of offices to ask our members of Congress to support requests for specific report language. The requests would direct the Social Security Administration (SSA) to include headache diseases…

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CHAMP Calls for CGRP Coverage in the UK

Respect Migrane Disease Cover CGRP Medicines

The UK’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) recently released draft guidance indicating that they will not approve Aimovig (erenumab) for coverage through the country’s National Health Service. While those prescribed Aimovig, a CGRP inhibitor produced by Novartis/Amgen, may pay out-of-pocket to receive the treatment, the cost of the medicine will keep many…

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CHAMP Calls for Action on Elle’s Migraine Pose Article

Elle Migraine Pose

Dear Nina Garcia, Editor-in-Chief of Elle; Kristina Rodulfo, Senior Beauty Editor of Elle; and Steven Swartz, President and CEO of Hearst: Trivializing migraine trivializes women. Your mission statement, “ELLE inspires women to explore and celebrate their own style in all aspects of their lives,” is an empowering, inclusive and non-judgmental objective for your publication. However,…

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