Chronic migraine: Topamax to blame for brain drain?

We all know there are cognitive impairments with chronic migraine. With any migraine. And if we needed to know the details of that, well, they did a study on it. My post about that is here. This essentials to that migraine study were: “Cognitive performance decreases during migraine attacks, especially in reading and processing speed, … Continue reading Chronic migraine: Topamax to blame for brain drain?

The brain drain #MHAM #MHAMSMC

How do you cope with cognitive impairment? Share your best strategies. One of the worst symptoms for functionality for sure is the cognitive issues. I so not find this amusing at all when it comes to work. I can feel my brain slowing down to pudding brain and my communication skills stutter and falter.  I … Continue reading The brain drain #MHAM #MHAMSMC

Brain fog with fibromylagia and depression

The Spanish study in the Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology  called “Cognitive complaints in women with fibromyalgia: Are they due to depression or to objective cognitive dysfunction?” recurited105 women with fibromyalgia for their analysis. Fibromyalgia is characterized by widespread pain, cognitive dysfunction, sleep dysfunction and fatigue. However, the cognitive dysfunction of fibrofog with its … Continue reading Brain fog with fibromylagia and depression