Ever wondered what Botox injections really look like? Dr. Syed administered 31 injections to my face, head, neck, & shoulders. Here’s what really happens. Thanks to Botox, I have enjoyed a 6 month total remission of cluster headaches. Migraine attacks are down to an average of 3 per month. They respond much better to abortive treatment, usually lasting less than 2 hours.
Just when I was ready to start celebrating, life took a sharp detour I didn’t see coming. I missed the turn and landed in a ditch.
Migraine can be so unpredictable. Good news is hard to find. After reading Living Well With Migraine Disease and Headaches by Teri Robert in late 2007, I began a journey to […]
It’s only been 2 weeks. That’s just enough time for any placebo effect to wear off. The next six weeks will be a true test of Botox’s initial effectiveness. I know it’s not a cure. I also discovered that it really doesn’t stop the migraine attack — just my sensation of pain.
My first round of Botox injections was four days ago. I took my friend’s advice and used ice packs to numb my forehead before the procedure. I think it helped […]
We’ve all heard about Botox. It has been FDA-approved to treat Chronic Migraine for awhile now. Some people look forward to finally getting approved. Others desperately long for a miracle to […]