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My story


Now that my exams are out of the way, I thought I would share my journey with Chronic Migraine. It is relatively short really as I haven’t been diagnosed for long, and having read others posts and heard their stories, I think I can consider myself quite lucky so far. 1,896 more words

Chronic Migraine


My name is Matt and I am 43 years old.  I suffer from Occipital Neuralgia and Migraine and am not having much luck with treatment.  I’ve started this blog to ramble to myself and get things off my chest.  292 more words


Invisible Illness is Being Ignored

Invisible illness gets me ignored in the ER

How funny they’ll treat a cold but not a cluster or migraine

Just because they can’t see or measure the pain… 100 more words

Chronic Illness

Feeling Frustrated

This is going to be a very short blog post, thanks to my foggy friend, the brain. I have spent days trying to form a post in my head but struggling to join sentences together. 226 more words

Chronic Illness

An Unexpected 5 Day Break....

So, as mentioned, copped a migraine on Wednesday around lunchtime.  Headed home, hid in the dark, and was off work the following day (was fine if I kept still, but moving was uncomfortable).   147 more words


The best medication for migraines.

The best medications to use if you suffer migraine headaches are listed in a new study.

Researchers reviewed recent scientific literature and concluded that a number of classes of drugs were effective for treating acute migraine. 184 more words

1-25-15 tomorrow

Tomorrow is a new day. Somehow I don’t think that it will be any different than today. Same worries, same pain. Still I will try to sleep tonight and see what tomorrow brings. What will your tomorrow bring?