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It is with deep sadness that we hear about the death of Dr. Paolo Rossi.
Cluster Headache Awareness Day at the European Parliament counting with the participation and presence of MEP Papadimoulis.
This little heart to show our respect to our companion who said his farewell to life yesterday, after 20 years of suffering.
OUCH Belgium has set up a Scientific Committee, currently composed of:
two members of the association:
- francinesottiaux [dot] com (Francine Baitaille)
- philippe [dot] lendersgmail [dot] com (Philippe Lenders)
and four neurologists:
- Dr. S. Sava
- Dr. M. de Tourtchaninoff
- Professor J. Schoenen
- Professor K. Paemeleire
We plan to further expand this committee in the near future (we are planning two more neurologists specializing in headache) and, who knows, extend the scientific skills of the committee to include pneumology, cardiology, etc.!
Your Guide to Cluster Headaches Now Available – A Guide to Surviving Cluster Headaches
After three years of interviews and research, Ashley S. Hattle has written and published a book that every person with cluster headaches should own.
NEW CLINICAL STUDY IN BELGIUM ON CLUSTER HEADACHE
DOCTORS ARE CARRYING OUT AN INVESTIGATIONAL DRUG STUDY FOR CLUSTER HEADACHE PREVENTION
At the moment, a local clinical research study is being tested in two clinical research locations to see if it may help people who suffer from episodic or chronic cluster headaches. (Investigational means that the medication isn’t registered for any routine clinical use.) The studies are running at:
• Gent: UZ Gent, Neurologie
• Liège: CHR Citadelle, Unité de Recherche sur les Céphalées
An interview "Testimony" will be published in the review "Dag Allemaal" of Tuesday, January 20th.