Migraine Attack: Too Exhausted to Move

I took this video a few days after coming home from 6 days in the hospital. I’ve had a really hard time recovering although the ketamine treatment tends to decrease the frequency and intensity of my migraine attacks. Sometimes you just gotta cry it out.

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Photo Friday-Headache on the Hill

February 10, 2017

This picture was taken last year at Headache on the Hill, an annual lobbying event on Capitol Hill for migraine research. This coming Monday and Tuesday will be the 10th year advocates, patients, caregivers and headache specialists will descend upon the Hill to make sure our voice is heard.

Photo Friday- Write Like You’re Running Out of Time

March 17, 2017

I am a HUGE fan of the musical Hamilton. There’s a line that is repeated throughout the score: “Why do you write like you’re running out of time?” Alexander Hamilton kept immaculate records and diaries and used the written word to compel others to see his viewpoint. I may not be writing to fight for…

What Type of Migraine Is Your Child Experiencing? From the Diamond Clinic

April 17, 2017

My first migraine attack happened at age five, a mere child. In a way I was lucky that I experienced aura with mine. That one symptom made it easier to diagnose and treat. However, many children have migraine and their symptoms go unrecognized.

2 Comments

  1. migraine-guy on January 30, 2017 at 2:21 am

    compassion,
    compassion,
    compassion
    you are not alone ?



  2. stefmaci on January 29, 2017 at 11:14 am

    Thank you!



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