It’s never nice to realise you suffered so much for so long – only to find out that none of that suffering was necessary.
And when I say my migraines were painful… I’m talking about hide myself away, close the drapes, shut out the whole world kind of painful.
Like most migraine sufferers, I tried all the standard treatments. Over time I spent over 5 thousand dollars on meds.
The creator of the trigger program called me and asked if I would trial something he was working on.
The kind of pain that drove me to my bed… my place to hide away, to escape from the world and soak in the torment that was my regular migraine attack.
At first they were throbbing pains on one side of my head. Sometimes they were not too awful. Occasionally they were manageable.
But they eventually ran into more than two days – and those two-day migraine attacks disrupted so much in my life.
Originally I would sleep the migraine out in my own bed. But as they worsened even the slightest sound my partner made caused me pain.
In the end at the onset of a migraine I had to retreat to our second bedroom… to be alone and away from everyone and everything.
Strangely, of all the horrible symptoms of my migraines it’s the fact that I am no longer sick that makes me most happy!
As the migraine wore on I would shut myself away in our spare bedroom, close the door, pull the curtains and almost literally hide under my duvet.
The onset of the migraine slowed me down. The migraine itself more or… Read more…