Migraine disease and photophobia

Light sensitivity and eye pain are very common migraine symptoms. It isn't only an aversion to light but it can also make the migraine pain more intense. For people without headache disorders, light became too bright when it hit 23,000 lux (like a bright, sunny, cloudless day). Even at that intensity, 24% were not bothered … Continue reading Migraine disease and photophobia

Migraine Product Review: Avulux glasses for photophobia and migraine management

“I have been given this product as part of a product review. Although the product was a gift, all opinions in this review remain my own and I was in no way influenced by the company. Post includes affiliate links” I have tried more than a few migraine glasses to help with the aggressive photophobia of … Continue reading Migraine Product Review: Avulux glasses for photophobia and migraine management

Things I use for migraine management

We all do a whole lot to manage our migraine disease aside from medication. And medication doesn't really help me since I am non-responsive to preventatives. So there are a whole lot of things in my toolkit that I utilize to help me manage my daily migraine attacks. Ice Therapy I have more than one … Continue reading Things I use for migraine management

Guest post: Have Photophobia? Don’t Wear Sunglasses Indoors

How many mornings have you walked from your bedroom to your bathroom after an especially spirited night of imbibing, bouncing into walls that you can never remember were there and wincing against the stray rays of sunlight that always seem to make their way past your wall of curtains? Too many to count probably, but … Continue reading Guest post: Have Photophobia? Don’t Wear Sunglasses Indoors