Let the countdown begin #hormonalhell

Mentrual migraines are brutal. They are less brutal for me now that my cycle is shorter than it used to be. I mean, 10 days was Excessive amounts of pain. 10 Days! What the what? I know, man, I know. But now it isn't. So let the countdown begin. 5 (2 pre cycle days, of … Continue reading Let the countdown begin #hormonalhell

Peri-menopause and menopause and migraines

  I am not old enough for menopause but I do get hormonally related migraines so it is interesting to know what I will be in for. Pre-menopause and menopause can be extremely hard years of migraineurs. Depending on the woman the perimenopausal years can start in the 40's and menopause in the 50's. The … Continue reading Peri-menopause and menopause and migraines

menstrual-related migraines

Another recent study examined the relation between the menstrual cycle and migraine characteristics. Migraine headache was reported to be significantly more severe, disabling, and frequent during the menstrual intervals of the reproductive cycle than during the midluteal or midcycle intervals.   Treatment options- an interesting information package regarding treatment protocols. Those of us with menstrual-related … Continue reading menstrual-related migraines