✧ READ SARAH FAITH’S BLOG POSTS ✧ My Mantra: “Be still and know that I am God.” ✧✧✧ Hi! My name is Sarah Faith. I was born in NY, but have spent most of my life here in NC. I currently live in a small town just south of Raleigh but I have moved about all over … Continue reading Sarah Faith
By Sarah Faith – Chronic pain drains your energy, leaving you exhausted. It keeps you from being productive. It turns your life inward. It causes isolation, depression, loss of hope, and even loss of motivation to get better. First you give up and then eventually even begin making excuses above and beyond your actual limitations, … Continue reading My Journey to Self Care & Self Discipline
By Sarah Faith – For those of us who experience any type of chronic pain, from daily to severe, it is not difficult to believe, empathize with, and understand others with the same affliction. For those who do not experience it, it is much harder. In fact, it seems sometimes that there is only a … Continue reading “I Believe You”
By Sarah Faith – In this article I’m going to explore the phenomena of migraines in children. I plan to address five key points including the following: Most typical age at initial presentation, Symptoms as they present in children, How migraine is diagnosed and unfortunately often undiagnosed, Causes & Triggers, and Age appropriate treatment Statistics … Continue reading Learning About Pediatric Migraines
By Migraine Mantras Team – We’re still only just beginning Migraine and Headache Awareness Month, but for those of us who regularly live with migraine and headache disorders, we are aware every single day. For many of us, the support of our chronically ill friends, as well as advocating, telling our stories, and just being … Continue reading Why Does Migraine Matter?
By Sarah Faith – How many of us have often heard of our migraines referred to as simply “bad or severe headaches.” Commercials for migraine medicine, friends and family, even doctors perpetuate the idea that although sometimes severe, the migraine is simply a headache with the directly related symptoms. We ourselves, as migraine sufferers, often … Continue reading Why Migraine is NOT Just a Headache
By Sarah – Some men and women with chronic pain and illness are blessed enough to have partners who have been with them from the onset and who are both strong and loyal enough to be with them every step of the way. Some have found someone while in the midst of their illness who … Continue reading Chronic Illness & Toxic Relationships
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