Darkness enveloped the room. A halo of ice packs barely dulled the pulsating throb inside my head. The active volcano in my stomach churned, threatening to explode each time the smell of burning sulfur hit my nose. “BOOM!” Sounds, lights, and smells assaulted my nervous system like exploding missiles. Surrendering had been in vain. There was no escaping fireworks on July 4th.
My 40th birthday left me with an annoying gift – declining vision. The kids delighted in calling me “old lady” and issuing dire warnings of my impending blindness. It really […]
#1 – Migraine is not “a bad headache”. Even migraineurs themselves make this mistake by only counting really bad headaches as migraines. The truth is a lot more complicated. Since […]