Migraine and Disability

The Headache and Migraine Policy Forum compiled this infographic explaining the connections between migraine and disability.

Migraine is the 2nd leading cause of global disability.

Severe migraine attacks carry a disability weight similar to that of Quadriplegia, Dementia, and Active Psychosis.

U.S. workers with a migraine 15+ days per month lose about 14% of annual productivity.

20% of Americans with a migraine 15+ days per month report being occupationally disabled, or unable to complete the tasks required by their jobs


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