Category: miss migraine

Miss Migraine: Another way of living

The Adventures of Miss Migraine is an ongoing column about my life with chronic migraine. A version of this post appeared first on August 3, 2012, on my blog of the same name. I am currently reading a book of essays on writing fiction called The Half-Known World, written by Robert Boswell. One of the...

Miss Migraine: My migraine support team

The Adventures of Miss Migraine is an ongoing column about my life with chronic migraine. A version of this post appeared first on July 31, 2012, on my blog of the same name. The necessity of asking for help with a simple, daily task because my head is throbbing and I feel weak and dizzy...

Miss Migraine: Efficacy vs. side effects

The Adventures of Miss Migraine is an ongoing column about my life with chronic migraine. A version of this post appeared first on July 30, 2012, on my blog of the same name. When it became clear that zonisamide (brand name Zonegran), an anti-seizure medication sometimes prescribed for migraine, was doing little more than eliminating...

Miss Migraine: Sunset walk in the rain

Miss Migraine: Sunset walk in the rain

The Adventures of Miss Migraine is an ongoing column about my life with chronic migraine. A version of this post appeared first on July 76, 2012, on my blog of the same name. The city always seems quieter in the rain, except for the cars splashing down the streets. Everything is hushed, subdued, like the...