PFO/Migraine/Stroke Discussion not on RI Stroke Conference Agenda


What would you like to say? As someone perhaps concerned about the future research on the PFO/Migraine/Stroke connection please help me evaluate the stroke conference I attended yesterday for the PFO Research Foundation.  As I previously mentioned in a post on our patient advocacy group, I attended the 3rd Annual Rhode Island Stroke Conference: “Getting […]

More Research on Stroke-Migraine-PFO Connection


Here’s a quick video replay of a story that came out today on Channel 5 in Boston.  It shows a clear illustration and explanation of how PFO’s are closed and interviews a woman that has had a significant reduction in her migraines after PFO closure “from about 25 migraines in a month to maybe four […]

Migraine Clinical Trial


I’ve added this information to my blog in response to the many requests I received for individuals searching for more information on the migraine/PFO connection. This information below was snagged directly from the patient education area of the website for the Amplatzer PFO occluder (the device I had implanted in May 07). The link at […]