Visual snow is a condition that causes persistent static in the visual field. It can range from mild to intense. There is a correlation to migraine in that 50% of the people with Visual Snow have migraine, but the remainder never has. Here is an article I wrote on Visual Snow. Here is a list … Continue reading Visual Snow- what symptoms are there?
Dietary Products for Pain: Truth & Consequences "Of great concern is the potential for dietary supplements to interfere with effective pain management or, worse, to cause drug-drug interactions — ie, various prescribed and nonprescribed agents fighting against each other — leading to serious adverse events [discussed in UPDATE here]. For example, earlier this month [here] … Continue reading Supplements: Something to consider
My psychologist had an idea. That idea was meditation and deep breathing. To help with those negative thoughts that are just playing around in my brain when in pain. I actually don't think this is necessary because I generally know when I'm in a 'mood' and am going down 'crazy road' with my thoughts … Continue reading First attempt at meditation
Venturing out of my abode got me thinking about fickle fibromyalgia pain. Recently I have been thinking about the variety of FM symptoms because some of them overlap with chronic migraine symptoms such that I don't know which is the cause... such as vertigo; migraine-associated vertigo or FM related vertigo, or the balance problems and … Continue reading Fickle Fibromyalgia: my pain flare stories
Squirrel!!! Sorry, this little guy amused the heck out of me. I took at least fifteen shots of him going up and down this tree to get little pieces of bread. I'm easily amused. Clearly, I've found a hobby for when I retire. So three days of Camping Adventures was about as much as my … Continue reading Camping adventures