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A tower of pills

Miss Migraine Gets Angry Part 2

The Adventures of Miss Migraine is an ongoing column about my life with chronic migraine. A version of this post appeared first on my blog of the same name on December 19, 2012. If you read Miss Migraine Gets Angry, you know that my insurance company tried to limit my access to triptans, and that...

Miss Migraine Gets Angry

Miss Migraine Gets Angry

The Adventures of Miss Migraine is an ongoing column about my life with chronic migraine. This post appeared first on my blog of the same name on November 21, 2012. When my husband got laid off in September 2012, we had to purchase our own health insurance (Note: This was pre-ACA). This was not an...

Where I’ve been (Hint: Not in a good place)

Where I’ve been (Hint: Not in a good place)

I’ve been struggling. My migraines are terrible, my insurance has denied coverage for a medication that would probably make me feel better, and I’ve lost the ability to make decisions. For awhile, I thought I was going to shutter this blog entirely, but I’m reluctant to let it go. Sometimes writing about migraine disease is...