Today’s prompt for Migraine Awareness Month Blogging Challenge is “Live Long, And Prosper.” Come up with a short, simple phrase or sentence that could be used when saying “Hello” or “Goodbye” that expresses your wishes for fellow Migraineurs. …..In those low dark painful times remember Pandora and her box………. when all else is gone HOPE … More “Live Long, and Prosper.”
Who wants to be Superman??? The bloggers challenge for today is: “Let there be light.” Most Migraineurs have issues with light sensitivity. What do you do to cope with it? Most people at some time in their lives have wished to have a super power – once you have migraine and experience the intenseness of these ‘super powers’ you soon change … More Migraine Awareness Month #8: “Let there be light.”
Its Migraine Awareness Month in the USA and http://www.FightingHeadacheDisorders.com. have set a challenge for all bloggers – one post each day on a given topic – and for today it is: “Myths and misconceptions about Migraine” And top of my list is, is the myth: “Migraine is just a headache!” grrrrrrr If only it was – we … More Migraine Awareness Month #7: List Topper.
Today’s question set by the team from www.FightingHeadacheDisorders.com. for June’s Migraine Awareness Month in the USA was – “Choose a theme song for Migraine disease” If I am honest songs of pain and sickness did not come to mind at first – but songs which embraces the love and support I get from my virtual migraine family…… … More Migraine Awareness Month #6: Name That Tune!
“What comfort measure do you find helps you enough during a Migraine that you go back to it again and again, and how do you use it? “ Simply………………BED! I no longer try to wait it out on the sofa – you have to give in and go away and rest……….. years ago I … More “Do That To Me One More Time.”
Migraine in the sun is possible – if you plan ahead and listen to your body………… 1) Pacing yourself is the key…when ever I have any event to go to I plan ahead – its a pain – but its a must – I do not do anything the day before but rest and do not plan … More Migraine Awareness Month #4: “June Is Bustin’ Out All Over!”
hmmm the world of triggers………. I suffer from many triggers and am fully aware that trigger management if key to migraine management……….. And if you think triggers are just chocolate, cheese and red wine – think again – Types of triggers One of my biggest triggers and a serious bug bear of mine is ‘fragrance’………… the … More Migraine Awareness Month #3: Just shoot me now!
So who would I invite….. a world leader? – they have stupid political games to play, a top journalist? – they are always chasing the latest story, A top neurologist? – well they should know already…. You know I would actually invite a chronic migrainer who has just started on their journey and who are lost in the world of pain, aura and information overload….. wishing that … More MIGRAINE AWARENESS MONTH #2: TEA FOR TWO
The bridge to my migraine journey…. From what I know now – I have had migraine since I was born….. and whilst I know I have lost memories from a very big Hemiplegic Migraine 6 years ago my very first classical migraine is still a very clear memory – it was simply walking across a school bridge – little did I … More Migraine Awareness Month #1: Your First for the First.
June is designated as National Migraine Awareness Month in the USA – whilst the UK awareness week will run from 2nd – 8th of September this year – this is a global problem – we all suffer together… The USA theme for this year is “help make migraines visible!” One way you can help is … More National Migraine Awareness Month in the USA – Blogging Challenge