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Multiple Barriers To Health Care For Migraine Disease

Tuesday, 21 May 2024, 8:27 am | Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand

People with migraine disease experience similar barriers to health care as patients with other conditions, but these are compounded by stigma and lack of access to modern treatments. More >>

Neurological Advisory Committee Recommends Migraine Medications Receive High Priority Funding

Saturday, 23 December 2023, 2:35 pm | Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand

Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand welcomes Pharmac’s Neurological Advisory Committee recommendation that migraine-specific medications should be funded with a high priority. At its September meeting, the Committee reviewed the evidence for ... More >>

New Migraine Questions In Next New Zealand Health Survey

Monday, 10 July 2023, 5:23 pm | Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand

Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand has been successful in its application to the Ministry of Health to add migraine questions to the 2023/24 New Zealand Health Survey. Migraine affects an estimated 642,000 people in New Zealand of all ages and ... More >>

New Data Uncovers Serious Challenges Faced By People With Migraine In New Zealand

Sunday, 21 May 2023, 6:03 pm | Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand

Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand has begun to publish results from its 2022 online survey, providing much-needed data of the lived experience of people with migraine in Aotearoa. The migraine charity has released nine key insight reports, ... More >>

Migraine Foundation Submits Application To Pharmac To Fund Emgality

Monday, 5 December 2022, 12:12 pm | Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand

Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand has submitted a consumer application to Pharmac to fund Emgality (galcanezumab) for the treatment of chronic migraine. Emgality is one of several monoclonal antibody medications that act to block a protein, calcitonin ... More >>

Migraine Survey To Improve Data In New Zealand

Tuesday, 23 August 2022, 5:23 pm | Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand

Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand is undertaking an online survey of people with migraine in New Zealand, to find out more about their experiences with health care, medication use, stigma and the impact of migraine on their lives. An estimated ... More >>

New Foundation Launched For People With Migraine

Monday, 27 June 2022, 7:36 am | Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand

Migraine Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand is a new not-for-profit supporting people living with migraine. Migraine is estimated to affect 642,000 people in New Zealand and is the fourth largest cause of disability in this country. Yet despite its prevalence ... More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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