Tag Archives: Migraines

Don’t tell anyone, but I tattled

As I mentioned in my last post, Chewy (my son and CVS’r) has not been doing well. The inpatient has been scheduled. But, we have to get there. That is a struggle. Chewy has been taking his maximum amount of … Continue reading

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Telemedicine

You may remember me mentioning the opportunity for us to have a telemedicine visit, here. We have enacted this regimen. Can I tell you that it was beautiful! Our usual rigmarole for getting and having an appointment goes like this. … Continue reading

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What has been consuming my time?

As Chewy is on day two of abdominal pain (Abdominal Migraine) with Nausea.. that later today morphed into a migraine.. the stress came in like a tsunami crashing into a foreign shore. We all knew it was out there. That the … Continue reading

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Slow Descent

That brings us to the daily maintaining as we slowly descend and come off our medication of choice, the DHE. Continue reading

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Privacy vs getting changes made

When you have a Chronically ill child, and the school suggests that you just “stop his education until he is well enough to attend”.. The system is broken. Continue reading

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Fog Brain

I have been walking around in a fog for days.. quite possibly months. I almost mailed the wrong packages to the wrong people.My thoughts just aren’t connecting with each other. More than normal. When I was out walking in the … Continue reading

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Hitting Close to Home

I participated in a group support phone call the other day where the recurring theme of how to be treated better in the ER came up.. Repeatedly. This isn’t new to us, when describing the ER or doctors in general. … Continue reading

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New Year, Same Issues

  As we head into the New Year, I find that my blog has been pretty silent. Every time I sit to write something I wonder if anyone really cares. Then tell myself that there is always someone that is … Continue reading

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Continuing the Catching up on the June Blog Challenge #Mham

That is really why Adventurant was born. Each day became and adventure. A learning experience. Just an experience. An adventure if you spun the idea just right. Continue reading

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Severely Behind.. On my blog challenge :(

I swear when the June Blog Challenge is done, I’ll have time to tell you all about what we have been up to.. But until then, I’ts catch up time 🙂 Day 12: what does the quote in the picture … Continue reading

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