Talk about who inspires you to keep trying and not give up, despite your Migraines. There isn't just one. There were three but then my brother move out and now there are two. My brother: When my brother was living with me and my spouse it was great. He did not inspire me to … Continue reading Migraine Awareness Month Blogging Challenge #27: "In My Head and Heart"
Last night I had another one of those nocturnal seizures. So I think that has been about four episodes now. Only one really bad one. But all with three similar characteristics and that bothers me... that they are all the same format. All the same time of night as well. Maybe I am getting more … Continue reading Odd symptom: nocturnal seizures again
What's your biggest Migraine related fear? How do you cope with it? The Pain That the pain will never end and it will kill me. Or more likely it will cause me to kill myself, but maybe it will be a heart attack, or a stroke or a seizure. But the never-ending pain scares me because … Continue reading Fear factor: migraine-related fears
Tell us about a time your plans changed due either to an unexpected Migraine or an unexpected Migraine-free experience There was this time I had an unexpected migraine-free day and I thought 'huh, I'll go to work today!' Kidding! I go into work all the time with migraines but a migraine free day makes it … Continue reading Migraine: Illness Planned Differently
There are lots of myths and misconceptions about Migraine. Which one tops your list as the biggest and most common? What can we do to get the truth out there? I think the one that bothers me the most is the assumption people have that migraines cannot be chronic or last days. They think something is … Continue reading Yes, migraines Can be chronic
What comfort measure do you find helps you enough during a Migraine that you go back to it again and again, and how do you use it? I scream a lot inside my head. Or is that out loud? Either way. Cathartic. Okay, I'm kidding. Or am I? One thing I do is joke around a … Continue reading My main distraction from pain is writing