Migraine: “It’s just a really bad headache”

Sometimes I think people believe migraines are just a really bad headache. I think this is because they are focusing on the symptom of pain, which is familiar to them, in the form of a headache.  So then they think migraines must just be more pain.  Even doctors focus on the pain mostly.  The pain … Continue reading Migraine: “It’s just a really bad headache”

Reflecting on 2011

Someone from a migraine forum posted a poll regarding how many migraines we suffered in 2011 and my answer was above the highest possible answer for the poll, which made me reflect a little on this past year where I have suffered an estimated 300 migraines, possibly more given some months were quite nasty. 2011 … Continue reading Reflecting on 2011