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Chronic Migraine

Saw the neurologist with regards to my chronic headaches yesterday.  It was a good appointment; the doctor was very thorough in the history she took and in examining me. 337 more words


MHAM blogging challenge - Day 1.

So this month is Migraine & Headache Awareness month, so I have decided to participate in the blogging challenge, so expect daily posts (hopefully!).

Today’s MHAM challenge is your favourite quote about hope, my favourite quote is as follows: 84 more words

Chronic Pain

The Grind of Chronic Daily Headaches

I get the same headache nearly every day, behind my right eye and right side of the head.  It feels like my brain is pulsating.  They feel like a mini version of the full on migraine that I occasionally get.   491 more words


"What Everyone Should Know About People Living With Chronic Pain"

I desperately want to share this essay. Either via email to my parents, or as a general post on Facebook. I want my girlfriend to read it. 131 more words

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Introspection: New Pain

Searing, burning pain in my abdomen. Cramps crashing down in waves, coming in and going out like the tide. Relentless ache in my thighs. The stabbing of a knife in my back when I bend. 102 more words

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Introspection: Misdirected Concern

Tomorrow marks the first day of my fourth semester of college. There’s a lot to do this semester. I’m taking four or five classes (half of which I am currently waitlisted for, hence the ambiguity), mentoring for another course, and working the same job I had last semester. 275 more words

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Interlude #3

I have lived in varying degrees of pain for nearly five years. I have taken medications that left me depressed, manic, anxious, nauseous, exhausted, anorexic, dizzy, cold, numb, and in pain. 317 more words

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