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Having changing symptoms- what type of chronic condition do I have?

I've been having migraines for a year now and I've never had them before that. I went on a mission to Brazil. When they started they became more and more chronic and frequent for the following 4 months. It got to a point where I was having them almost every day for hours on end and always started early afternoon. They had me on a few medications that I was taking. I went home and almost immediately my migraines reduced to once a week when my doctor had me stop taking all medications. I think I was having rebound migraines.

I then started to get progressively more and more fatigued the following 7 months with my migraines staying at a once-a-week level. I can barely function now and my main symptoms are fatigue, head pressure (especially in ears), dizziness when doing cardio, and a continuous pulsating sensation throughout my head and ears. I've never been diagnosed with anything and the only symptom that really resembles a migraine is the one-sided throbbing headache, no nausea or vomiting or auras, just throbbing pulsating sensation.

  1. dallinbohn1, I hear what a difficult journey you have endured with your migraine symptoms. We cannot offer medical advice or diagnostics over the internet (for your safety!) but what you are describing are common migraine symptoms many in the community experience. Migraine symptoms are many and varied! I thought this article might be of interest to you:
    I would encourage you to discuss your symptoms with your doctor and see what s/he may recommend for helping you to manage. Please check back and let us know what you learn and how you are doing! Wishing you a gentle day. ~Allyson ( team)

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