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Light Sensitivity and Migraine

Posted on March 21, 2018

People with migraines often report having light sensitivity (photophobia) accompanying their migraines. Others mentioned that light may be a trigger for some migraineurs. Sharing your light sensitivity experiences with others who understand what you are going through can be beneficial towards better managing the pain.

On MyMigraineTeam, the social network and online support group for those living with migraines, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Light sensitivity is one of the top 10 topics most discussed.

Here are a few question-and-answer threads about light sensitivity:

Here are some conversations about sensitivity:

Can you relate?

Have another topic you'd like to discuss or explore? Go to MyMigraineTeam today and start the conversation. You'll be surprised just how many others may share similar stories.

Feel free to ask a question here.

A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

I also suffer from migraine headaches and very sensitivity to the bright light and my glasses my it worse also so I have to stay in until it's not so bright

posted about 1 month ago

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