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Headache Hat Review

Best Migraine Hat: Headache Hat Review

The best migraine hat has arrived!  When the Headache Hat first was sent to me for a review, I was going to write about it at the end of the week.  Well, the holidays came and ...

Goodbye 2014

As we say goodbye to 2014 I'd like to wish you all a happy, safe and healthy New Year!!!  I encourage you to find something positive about 2014 and motivating about 2015.  My thankfuls are endless ...

Medicine vs Migraine Diet, My quest to find a balance

I saw my migraine surgeon and after speaking with him, I decided to reconsider another surgery.  I find myself, again, desperate enough to consider it with hopes of long lasting lowered intensity, duration, and frequency of ...
Migraine Awareness through Children

Spreading Migraine Awareness through Children

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fLU7Mygxdw0 Please Watch this Youtube Video. I am proud of this girl for spreading awareness for Migraines and the heartbreak she needs to. You see, I am that little girl. The pain is the same at ...
migraine pregnancy, breastfeeding medication

Migraine Pregnancy, Breastfeeding, and Medication

Migraine pregnancy, breastfeeding, and medication are very complicated! Migraine medication and breastfeeding are even more personal than ever. Overall, migraine during pregnancy is just HARD! I have been pregnant and nursing for the last 2 years. ...
World with Migraine

A Whole New World with Migraine!

As a Disney lover, I have always loved Aladdin and the thought of a whole new world. In fact, I have the poster in my children's playroom and I look at it often. In the picture, ...
Chronic Laziness

Chronic Laziness or a Health Condition?

Do I have chronic laziness or a health condition? I constantly fear being seen as lazy when I live with chronic migraines. I run a marathon, and some days, an iron man inside my body every ...
mom with migraine

Fear as a Mom with Migraine: Being a Mom with Chronic Illness is Hard

I have fear as a mom with migraine. I am afraid for myself and for them. Being a mom with chronic illness is really hard! I'm Afraid of Migraine  While in the throes of an attack  ...
fairy tale that best describes me

Fairy Tale that Best Describes Me

Snow White is the fairy tale that best describes me and my life with migraine. I have many fairy tales in my mind because I have a 4-year-old who lives, eats, sleeps, and breathes princesses. When ...
My migraine life blog

My Migraine Life: Intro to Blogging World

My migraine life blog begins! Here it is, my first blog entry. I'm intimidated by it and have never really been an "open book" so this will be a challenge. Why Start My Migraine Life Blog? I ...