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About hollybee

Born and raised in Chapel Hill, NC, Holly majored in dance in college and also played in several bands and toured the country as a singer. Migraines started for Holly at the age of 6 and ramped up in frequency and severity in her 30’s. She recently took a break from working in order to better focus on her health and raising her two teenage sons. She enjoys taking walks and is obsessed with cooking.

By hollybee - January 5, 2017
If some migraine triggers are potentially avoidable (lights, sounds, smells, food, drinks, the weather, hormones, stress), are we to blame for our attacks if we knowingly expose ourselves to them?  And, if... READ MORE

By hollybee - December 23, 2016
We’ve all heard it: people questioning whether or not the condition is real. And if they even believe there is such a thing as migraine, many still can’t fathom the severity of... READ MORE

By hollybee - December 15, 2016
The impact of the full moon on migraines, while not properly or thoroughly researched, is one that is generally accepted within the patient community. I have certainly noticed that the full moon... READ MORE

By hollybee - October 30, 2016
No matter whether you are a democrat, republican, independent or libertarian, this election season has surely presented a unique experience for all of us. For nearly two years, and for a myriad... READ MORE

By hollybee - October 16, 2016
Migraine.com is alive with articles about the impact of weather on migraines. Still, with the gigantic 900-mile wide hurricane that swept through several southern states recently, I can’t help but think about... READ MORE

By hollybee - October 13, 2016
You know what Migraine.com’s contributors and moderators think about migraine, but there’s more to us than migraine. We’re doing a Getting to Know… series to introduce you to the people behind the... READ MORE

By hollybee - September 15, 2016
“I miss out on life’s little moments,” said the woman on the commercial, before the announcer launched into the long list of potential side effects. It caught my attention because I assumed... READ MORE

By hollybee - February 25, 2016
Getting and keeping the body moving is only growing in importance for me these days.  As I continue aging and navigating the challenges of chronic daily migraines, I notice my body trending... READ MORE