Migraine is a Disabling Disease

It is not in your hand

Migraine Foundation Australia Mission

Our mission is to mobilize a community for patient support and advocacy, as well as drive and support impactful research that translates into advances for patients with migraine and other disabling diseases that cause severe head pain.

for Practitioners

Migraine Management for Practitioners

A passion to share specialist knowledge and skills in the treatment of migraine, Prof Tissa Wijeratne’s new venture, Migraine Management for Practitioners, provides healthcare professionals with the latest clinical advances to improve patient lives.


The steps4migraine initiative is to bring awareness and raise money to support research, education and services.

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What Is Happening

July 2019

World Migraine Day 18 June 2024 #Steps4Migraine #FivemillionStepsforMigraine#FivemillionStepsForBrainHealth

Migraine is the leading cause of disability in Australia. There are over five million migraine patients in Australia. The cost to the Australian economy during 2018 was nearly $40 billion. This disorder continues to be the most neglected, least respected, worst managed brain disorder in the world, certainly in Australia. This disorder...

World Brain Day Focuses on Migraine in 2019

Migraine affects 1 in 7 people around the world, but this disease continues to be under-recognized, under-diagnosed and under-treated. Despite the impact of migraine and other headache disorders, there is only one accredited headache specialist for every 80,000 patients in the United States, meaning countless patients do not receive...