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Migraines & Suckiness

Migraines pretty much suck.

As I have one at the moment, this post isn’t going to be extremely long.

However, I know other Migraineurs can fully sympathize…

I hope everyone is feeling well today…

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  • sfnative
    2 years ago

    I’m new here, so just saw your post. Hope you’re greatly over your April 28th migraine and are now pain free for now. Your post made me recall a night when I was driving home after performing right after work for the Navy (“sailors” – in your nic). It was dark and all of a sudden I lost 95% of my vision. I was nearly blind and didn’t know what to do. I couldn’t just stop in traffiic, but I could just detect a teeny bit of red light ahead of me: the lit rear lights of the car in from of me, so kept following that very, very dim red light. About a mile and a half later I started to get worried, because I had to turn right somewhere. How to get my cell and call home? That just couldn’t be done. Then – Wham! My vision totally cleared and I thought – bleeding migraine!!! I had only ever had one aura, so apparently this was one heck of an aura. My vision cleared 1/2 block before I needed to turn right. The migraine gods were with me. And, yes, one hour later the pain spiked. Again, just thought I’d share a very weird experience and want you to know we’re all in this together. If you have a weird one, share it, too.

  • DonnaFA moderator
    2 years ago

    Hi PrincessSailorHematiteTiger,

    Sometimes truth doesn’t require a lot of words 🙂 I hope this finds you feeling better! Thanks for sharing your thoughts and being part of the community. – Warmly, Donna ( team)

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