Posts from The Daily Headache, March 3-10, 2006
Nerve Stimulator-Imposed Restrictions
According to Medtronic’s Living Well newsletter, these activities might be harmful for people with nerve stimulators: using an electric blanket, skiing, sledding, golfing, amusement park rides. Would I have still gotten the implant if I knew about all these limitiations?
Woman Heartbroken After Ending Love Affair
After years of agony, I finally say goodbye to one of the great loves of my life.
Getting the Attention We Deserve
ABC News aired a piece on new treatments for migraine, the first of a three-part series on migraine. It appears to be a good step toward reducing the stigma of migraine.
Acupuncture & Birth Control Deja Vu
Results of new studies on these migraine topics were released.
Pain Resource: Doctors for Pain
Get a glimpse of this excellent website on treating and coping with chronic pain.
The Ultimate Question
I finally try to answer the question about my occipital nerve stimulator that I’m asked the most: How much does it help? Since I had my stimulator removed in September, this post now seems quaint.