I used to wake up with full blown migraine attacks all the time. Sometimes wake up in the middle of the night with full blown attacks. I will tell you why it happened with me: I was working full-time. I have full blown chronic insomnia and worked a morning job like most people. So I … Continue reading Do you have a migraine on waking in the morning?
June is migraine awareness month. Migraine attacks are often seen as 'a bad headache' until you have one and then it is 'Holy hell balls, I think I am dying'. It is all around sensory overload, nausea, vertigo, horrible pain, and so much more symptoms in the mix. I have had people with episodic migraine … Continue reading Migraine awareness: Yeah, Chronic Migraine Does suck
Fibromyalgia and headaches seem to go hand in hand. I have always been one, ever since I was young, to be very prone to headaches. These days if I do not have a migraine, I have a bad headache. A lot of the research focuses on migraine disease and fibromyalgia. Both migraine disease and fibromyalgia … Continue reading Fibromyalgia and headaches
Chronic migraine is sort of a secretive thing. We fake a smile for the camera. Hide the pain behind a smile. Hard to see. Hard to know. Never see behind closed doors. But it is a lot of cancelled plans. A lot of pain. A lot of symptoms. A lot people do not see or … Continue reading A migraine story in pictures and art
This is not a sponsored post. I was not given the product or anything to write this post. I am just posting to mention their current offers which they sent to me. Everything I discuss other than that is just me mentioning what I think the benefits are and the research. I know many of … Continue reading Migraine: Cefaly device
Aimovig is one of the brand spanking new migraine preventatives out there that blogs CGRP proteins in the brain. he research suggests targeting calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), a protein that helps with triggering, sending, and heightening sensitivity to the migraine pain, can help improve migraine intensity and frequency in migraineurs when blocked. CGRP is released … Continue reading The hope of Aimovig for migraine prevention- First dose