Listening to the Migraine World Summit talk called Progressive Migraine Risk factors with Richard Lipton. To register for the online talks click HERE. Is migraine a progressive disease? Short answer in a subgroup it is. With migraine, there is a line in the sand, but it isn't firm, as we can wander back and forth. … Continue reading Are migraines progressive?
I began to think of the things we do along the way with chronic pain. That process we go through on the way to coping. There are a few things that passed my mind that we try to do, sometimes succeeding and sometimes not, but always aware of them. Things we do with pain - … Continue reading 8 things we try to do with Chronic Pain
Gripping about that irritation from pain. Good thing no one is psychic from the angry little thoughts this pained brain comes up with when trying to function through the pain. People like to think pain is just a sensation. It is initiated by something and the signal travels to the brain, the brain says 'Ow … Continue reading Paingry: Angry, so angry but trying not to show it.
The chronic pain and the chronic illness are not things we can control. They are a fact of life. Our perceptions, our beliefs, and reactions though are things we have some control over. Although this is not by any means an easy feat and is part of the coping process. And we respond to chronic … Continue reading 3 ways we respond to chronic illness