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Migraine, again, stilll, continually
“Distract thyself. Keep moving forward.”
I know it well. Thank you for your writing. A good way with words.
“Do you ever have a healthy period that leaves you wondering if your life with migraine might have become a thing of the past, or at least a rarely-occurring phenomenon?”
I’ve learned that is a sign the healthy period is coming to an end.
Mamabear213. commented on the post, The Differences Among Us: What I Wish Others With Migraine Knew 8 hours, 33 minutes ago
How long does a person have to suffer from all of this, the pain, the sensitivity to light and sound and smell, the constant ache in the body and everything else before a neurologist will realize that prevents and rescues are not working? Otc’s aren’t working. I live life in daily pain. I have other disorders and mental health issues , PTSD being…
Over-sensitivity to odors, sensitive to light, sounds, get cold then overheat, dizzyish, balance issues, ringing ears, digestive disturbances, stiff neck, muscle knots in back, stuffy nose, occasionally scintillating scotoma, sqizzly light around vision, color spots, time drags by, hyper or fatigued, agitated, depressed, cognitive dysfunction,…
Anytime I have a period of time that I am migraine free I think – Maybe they won’t come back! I even start to think – Maybe they weren’t as bad as you remember them to be, maybe you were over-reacting… Then migraine comes back as if to prove to me – Oh, I am as bad as you remember and no, you were not over-reacting!
Once I went an entire 2 w…
How do I know which migraines to take Imitrex since the limit is 12. I have chronic migraines. Originally, I was told to take the moment it starts. So how do I know when to take it?
I’ve chronic migraine with multiple types and aura that won’t go away anymore. Haven’t had a full sense of touch in my right arm and half my face since March I think.
Hi Caroline B.,
Thank you for sharing that with us. I am sorry to hear you are experiencing those symptoms. As you can see you’re not alone!
I hope your appointment with your doctor went well. Update us when you get a chance,
So I just got diagnosed with the same thing. At first my doc thought it was Trigeminal Neuralgia but my Neuro is sure it’s chronic migraine. I’ve been in constant level 8 pain for about 5 solid months now and it hasn’t stopped. The summer heat wave was extemely difficult to deal with but being on Topiramate (up to 100mg 3x a day) has made…
I was wondering which Strain and Distributor helped the best?
Newdancerco commented on the post, The Differences Among Us: What I Wish Others With Migraine Knew 17 hours, 16 minutes ago
Fentanyl, as prescribed by a doctor, is pretty safe. The problem is that people are using both fentanyl and its derivatives to cut heroin, which results in overdoses.
Like any opiate, used right it works (they gave me shots of it while I was in labor- I’d been on pitocin for 5 hours before anyone told me I could have an epidural or pain control;…
Newdancerco commented on the post, The Differences Among Us: What I Wish Others With Migraine Knew 17 hours, 22 minutes ago
Thank you! I have been taken off my opiates (the only thing that helps) to do a trial of Aimovig. After 30 years of pain, I know MOH too, and frankly I don’t care- I’m in pain anyway!
Even doctors don’t believe me, and I’m so very tired of it.
good articles. thank you