Migraine

stomachache and migraine

Stomachaches and Migraine: Abdominal Migraine

Stomachaches and migraine, I have always had severe nausea and vomiting with higher level migraine attacks.  The pain becomes too much and my body just heaves in pain.  This weekend was no exception.  Lately I’ve had severe nausea with even my lighter daily migraine.  I knew it wasn’t a virus and I knew it was…

migraine cravings

Migraine Sugar Craving: Prodrome

One of my biggest signs that a migraine is coming to my migraine sugar craving. I have a lot of good habits that I follow every day to address my migraines.  If I ignore the things I do to prevent them, I would probably be bedridden permanently.  So the list goes on and changes constantly…

Pain and Symptom Free Life

Pain and Symptom Free Life: Just a Dream

What would you do if your dream of a pain and symptom-free life? My dream of a pain and symptom-free life is a fantasy. The first thing I’d do is travel. I’d jump on a plane, not care what foods I packed and get off in a tropical location. It wouldn’t matter that the barometric…

Migraine with aura and stroke risks

This week a sorority sister of mine suddenly passed away from a stroke at 34 years  old.  I was shocked and confused when I heard the news because young, otherwise healthy, women don’t get strokes….right?  While reading the sad news of her passing, I came across an article that struck me.  This article states that…

Migraine and Working at a Restaurant

Migraine and Working at a Restaurant

Migraine and working at a restaurant, it’s not easy! My favorite restaurant is closing!  It is a place I worked at in high school and have spent countless family meals.  Four generations of my family have known it and the owners.  It’s my personal “Cheers.”  There are too many memories to list.  My husband asked…

Himalayan salt lamp and migraine

Can Using a Himalayan Salt Lamp for Migraine Help or just a Gimick?

Is there a relationship between a Himalayan salt lamp and migraine? I know it sounds crazy, but I’m interested in trying anything natural, so I thought I’d try. I know it’s ridiculous to rid the symptoms of my neurological disease, but it’s pretty so why not? *Links in this post may be Amazon affiliate links…

Migraine attacks, the holidays and missing out

The holidays are hard with migraines. I miss a lot and am missed.

Feeling better makes me sing

In honor of Adel coming out with her new album tomorrow I thought I’d reblog my singing post. I LOVE Adel! Although her song does not have meaning to the migraine world it’s not always what is said but how it is felt. And wow do I feel this song. Thank you Adel for not…

Nature brings hope. Hiking makes me feel better with Migraine

Since it’s Stress Awareness Day, I encourage you to do something for yourself that makes you feel good and destress! Im going to take a walk in this amazing weather & enjoy the Fall leaves and colors. It typically is snowing here by now & some of my stress melts away by breathing in fresh…

Migraine and Music

I had two days of low pain this week. The first day I noticed myself singing loudly with my daughter on the way to school. Mornings aren’t good for me and by the time I get both of my kids ready for school and get yelled at by everyone in my household for various things,…

Weighted Blanket

Allay Lamp- Green Light Therapy

Axon Optics- Light sensitivity glasses

Headache Hat- Ice Hat

Organic Aromas

Himilayan Salt Lamp

Heat Wrap

Migraine Magick

Theraspecs

Med Manager

Huggaroo

Avulux

Norb Light Bulb

Kold Tec

Be Naturals Organics

Bed of Nails