... I was finally directed a couple years ago to a headache clinic that specialized in migraines by an ER doctor whose wife suffered migraines and really felt our plight. ... (0 replies)
... th anti depressants, not because I am down or anything but purely to relax me. I have been on them a week now and I have noticed a major difference, although the headache hasnt completely gone I do feel the pressure of the tight hat feeling has eased somewhat and I am sleeping alot better. ... (1 replies)
... s going to happen and there was nothing I could do about it. Sounds like you have it worse than me. I have kept a diary for last 2.5 yrs. I have had breaks in headache up to 8 days long. So far it has always returned. Here are more details if you get bored and want to read long post. ... (4 replies)
... I have been in perimenopause for years and years and years+ and I pray for menopause. The past 6 months or so I have had bad heaches during my so-called period. I have never had a hot flash, but this is really getting old.
BTW, alot of caffeine seems to help (coffe and chocolate! :) ) (4 replies)
... You should try Headache Stay Gone. It cured my horific headaches. ... (9 replies)
... Is it possible to have an icepick headache coupled with a hot flash? ... (0 replies)
... I sounds akin to the "ice cream headache" that we all know so well.
My guess is some nerve root is irritated...maybe some neck massage or gentle traction might give relief.
I doubt that it's dangerous! (9 replies)
... ed ringing on and off each time getting longer. then i was sitting on the chair and i felt a pop at the bottom of the neck and then warm liquid like feeling , no headache ..no vomiting or anything like that just slight pain and then a warm tingling feeling. ... (1 replies)
... I know exactly how you feel. I have been feeling like this for over a year. I am going to see a neurologist this week hopefully before the holidays. I thought for a while that I was going crazy because every doctor I saw told me that nothing was wrong with me. I actually started seeing a psychologist and she told me that it didn't sound psychological. I still see her because I... (5 replies)
... Hi Martie, This is the first time I have ever posted on this forum, but after reading your post I wanted to reply. Yes, I have this too and you're going to be Ok. Although I would definitely see a Dr and get checked out. It sounds like you had the visual disturbance that is commonly associated with migraines, yet, no actual migraine. I suffer from the exact same thing. I'm 46... (5 replies)
... But yesterday. Yesterday was a tad freaky. I had been having a tiny headache for a day or two, off and on. I had been feeling "off". Sick to my stomach and feeling 'jittery'. ... (5 replies)
... Mine begins with a spot after a flash in my field of vision. I just cannot see clearly. I start to see the zig zag lines and heat waves. ... (6 replies)
... Hey guys..i know the title sounds gross. This is what has been happening to me. I will see this weird moving flash of light in front of my eyes, and then the headache hits, and I cannot stop vomiting. The first time this happened I went to the hospital. They gave me morphine and some meds to stop me from puking. ... (7 replies)
... I had a couple of scary episodes of visual disturbance. It starts as small brightly colored geometric triangle like shapes in a semicircle that flash quickly, and it spreads across my vision field to my peripherial vision and then disappears. It does not matter if my eyes are closed or open, it is still there. ... (2 replies)
... See a doctor. Do you have the headache? I think you're fine and very worried about migraines (understandably). When you look at something bright and blink, it gives a visual hallucination (I forgot what they're called). That's a normal phenomenon. When something is really bright...like if someone take a picture with a flash...you get afterimages where you blink and see bright... (4 replies)
... Hi Nannie8, I get the ocular migraines, too. Just the aura, with very mild dull headache (sometimes). Sometimes you can identify the trigger that causes them. In my case, it seems to be a sudden glare from the sun. I've had lots of eye problems, and pretty light sensitive now, so I know I will get this if I get a sudden flash (say from sun hitting a windshield or mirror).... (11 replies)
... Anyway, I still find on a daily basis, I see flashing colors, globs of light, sometimes they stay a while, other times they flash and disappear. ... (6 replies)
... I have similar symptoms. For me, it's like someone took my picture with a camera and I'm blinded by the flash. Then I see zigzags of color in the center of my vision, which usually go off to the side. It lasts about 30 mins. followed by a headache and numbness on my left arm & face. I recently saw my dr. and he diagnosed me as having migraines with aura aka optical... (4 replies)
... I started taking probiotics and since I have started I have a migraine headache twice a week ever since. Is it possible that the probiotics could be triggering these migrains. ... (2 replies)