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Migraines be gone!?

I’ve been suffering with migraines for around 3-4 years now, and since coming to Uni they’ve been increasingly unpredictable.

For a while, I was able to predict when I was going to get one; this time last year, I was getting a migraine every 12 days like clockwork, but now there’s not really any way of telling when my next one is going to hit. 921 more words


Geographical Oddity: Change

Okay, big changes have been happening.  For one: I got a new job. Both better hours and better pay.  Plus I only work with three people and we all get along.   433 more words


Dumbified: a study

I have said, often, repeatedly, that I can’t think through a migraine. One assumes it is the pain level. Or is it the migraine itself? 534 more words


Migraine, Anxiety, Ehlers Danlos and Guilt

Our household has been plagued by migraine this week.  Whilst the actual physical condition only affected one member of the family, the anxiety it caused affected us all. 728 more words

Chronic Illness

A Steak and a Little Self-loathing on a Beautiful Friday Morning

I suck.

That sums up my feelings for today. I woke up late with a migraine. My husband made my son’s lunch before he left for work, I yelled down from upstairs “Have a nice day,” before he walked out the door. 501 more words


The Headache Clinic Visit

I didn’t write this yesterday because I was annoyed. I know me annoyed that’s super shocking. Anyway the nurse practitioner was super nice and I really liked her. 347 more words


Dealing with migraines, anxiety and bipolar

I’ve had migraines since I was a child. As long as I can remember I’ve been dealing with them. My earliest recollection is laying down in the nurse’s office in 4th grade, with one hand on my stomach and the other flung across my forehead and eyes. 301 more words

Mental Illness