The things you truly enjoy in life tend to be nothing more than fond and vivid memories in the back of your mind when you live with chronic migraine. For many migraineurs, the pain and triggers that seem to lurk around every corner, prevent you from fully relishing in the daily blessings. Simply put, you no longer can be the YOU that you once were and yearn to be.
The #1 response was spontaneity (what’s that again)! For so many, being able to feel reliable, plan ahead (even just the next day), make plans and honor that commitment was echoed by nearly all in the community.
Being reliable for my family, career and being seen as a hardworking dependable person
Checking things off (and maybe even finishing) my “to do” list