"thank you so much for your responses! it helps to know that others find they can sometimes act this way when they are in pain too, and that everyone seems to agree that taking time to myself is a good way of handling it. i will try the o..."
I would say that lately my base pain level is around a 2/10 to a 3/10, and I still feel like myself when I am at a mild pain level. But, I get severe headaches so my pain can spike to anywhere from a 5/10 to a 9/10. A nor..."
What do you all do about bags/backpacks/purses?
I can't use backpacks really at all without triggering pain. I sometimes use over-the-shoulder bags, and I know that's not great, but it seems to cause less pain than bac..."
Migraines and hypothyroidism can be comorbid conditions. So this means that your hypothyroidism and migraines could be related to each other, but they do not cause each other. In terms of headaches, there is a documented c..."
Since your headache has not gone away, I think that you should see both your family doctor as well as your eye doctor. You are probably right about needing to check your contacts prescription.
Eye strain is a common ..."
I get migraines and nose bleeds too, and I am also taking much of the same types of medication that you are.
Although migraines and nose bleeds are not directly related to each other, it is possible that whate..."
You are right, these could be migraine headaches especially since you suffer from migraine headaches. Migraine is a hereditary disease, which means that there is a good possibility that your child either has migraine heada..."
It is possible for a migraine pattern to change to due a life-style change (moving to a new area or stress, etc.) or a physical change (age, hormones, etc.). When your migraine pattern changes, it is very importan..."
I am sorry to hear that you have been suffering with this for 4 years. I hope you find a successful treatment plan soon.
If you find that the Topamax is helping, but it is also giving you side-effects, then you hav..."
It was good that you went to the doctor when you first experienced this pro-longed headache. Since your current treatment has not relieved your headache, it may be a good idea to return to your doctor.
Your doctor ma..."
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