I’m bound to get some blow-back just from the title of this article. So let’s start by acknowledging the truth. There is a lot of suffering in this world. Horrible, […]
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Wow, what a crazy three weeks! Shortly after my last post, my family and I decided to take a leap of faith and move to a new city. It all […]
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Please, don’t ever treat your migraine patient like a lab rat or give up on them! It can be deadly! Fight for them. Be their strength. Please don’t let us lose one more!
I already have an extra sensitive nose (It makes me nauseous) & sensitive hearing (whispers hurt), plus light sensitivity (I definitely do not sparkle).
For most of my life, I’ve been a part of the 96’% of patients who don’t see a headache specialist. In the last 2 years I’ve worked to find a specialist.
Migraine treatments are expensive. Migraine drugs are expensive. Health insurance is expensive. It’s even worse if you don’t have insurance.