Migraine

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Does anyone have cyclic vomiting syndrome (CVS)?

It is a "stomach migraine". It is usually triggered by stress. Good or bad.

posted 4 days ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

I was diagnosed with pericordal mirgraines in 2011. My Neurologist says that is intestinal migraines. Which means that whenever I have episodes my brain… read more

posted 3 days ago
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I have Meniere's Disease and was wondering if a Daith pierecing would help?

posted 5 days ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

not sure

posted 4 days ago
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What type of migraine I have

Hi all...
Am new to migraines. Am 42 years old and 3 months ago had first one. I thought I had heart attack. But things didn’t add up cause I didn’t had chest pain nor arm pain. Just slurred speech.
Luckily I had morphine left over from kidney stone I had month before migraine attack. But morphine didn’t work. Had to take Advil and Tylenol too. Than I fall a sleep and when I woke up I was just tired but head was fine.
I went to fam doc for something else and at the end I mentioned… read more

posted 6 days ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

Goodness. I am soo sorry. I used to get a migraine w/aura that had me vomiting every hour on the hour. It was always on the first day of my period.… read more

posted 4 days ago
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Has anyone been successful in getting disability for migraines?

My initial application was denied. How disfunctional do you need to be? Seriously, I gave up on holding a job down almost 3 years ago. I have a migraine almost every day.

posted 7 days ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

I have been on ssdi. since 1989. We had to hire a lawyer. The last time that they reviewed my case to see if I was still disabled I flunked big time.… read more

posted 4 days ago
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Does anyone use cigarettes to help with their migraines?

posted 11 days ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

I heard smoking marijuana doesn't help either, I use an allergy pill, goody's powder, nasal spray, Midol and then Aleve all at the same time and most… read more

posted 5 days ago
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Does any one experience stroke symptoms? And how do you deal with them ?

I have had a migraine since last tuesday .now my left side drooping left hand doesnt want to work properly to the point picked up a glass and i just dropped it .my speech is all over the place not being able to get words out and stuttering repeating words 3 4 times before i can get them out. Went to doctors and didnt get alot from them just yeah that happens deal with it sort of vibe. Has any one else experienced this? How did you cope with… read more

posted 12 days ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

Thanks for all the answers i ended up in hospital for the week now at home on beta blockers feel wiped out tiered and all alone. But home i supose.

posted 4 days ago
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Aimovig

My Neuro team wants me to start this . So I singed up for the 3 month trial. I am cleared by the maker and will be receiving it soon. I will keep everyone updated with progress.

posted 16 days ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

So how is it so far?

posted 5 days ago
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Darth piercing which is better

I would like to have my Darth pierce but not sure. What side or both? I do sleep on side need info.

posted 24 days ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

I had both done for the daith it worked for 3 years until i had a severe head trauma in an attack. I highly recommend doing both. When you do one side… read more

posted 7 days ago
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Migraine question

I have a question for anyone who can answer. Has anyone noticed a migraine during menopause? Not sure if migraine is from weather or menopause.

posted 24 days ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

I had a spinal tap done and ended up having to get a blood patch within 8 hours. Most painful experience of my life a bubble formed on the spine. I… read more

posted 7 days ago