By Winslow - Headaches can come in various different forms. Tension headaches, sinus headaches, menstrual migraines and cluster headaches are just a few examples of these debilitating demons that plague a great deal of people. It is estimated that 13% of Americans suffer from migraine headaches which calculates to around 38 million people. It is … Continue reading Migraine or Cluster: Which Are You Having?
By Liza - As chronic illness warriors with multiple conditions going on we are probably more aware of our bodies than others. We have become exceedingly familiar with all our symptoms. It’s one of those things that is important so that we know when a flare is about to strike or if we are in … Continue reading Choosing the Lesser of Two Evils
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 Jorie - Migraine, at least as most of society knows it, simply consists of bad head pain, a little nausea, and that’s probably about it. But it’s so much more than that. If you don’t personally experience migraine, you probably aren’t aware of the continuing, crazy medley of intriguing, confusing, and rather unpleasant symptoms accompanying … Continue reading 5 Lesser Known Migraine Symptoms
By Alisha - If you know someone, and by someone, I mean a relative, co-worker, friend, or even a boss, then the chances are pretty good you know someone with migraines. Now there are quite a few different kinds of migraines and just like having friends over, you can have one or more kinds simultaneously. … Continue reading A Glimpse into a Severe Migraine Attack: The Mental Anguish