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Migraine flare?

To anyone with chronic migraines besides myself: do you get flares so bad you can’t walk due to the pain, your entire body hurts, or just me? #chronicmigraine #flare

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Need advice #chronicmigraine

I need advice/experience! My neuro wants to start me on Ajovy to help with migraine, Propanolol hasn’t done the trick the last 7 weeks.
I also have Fibromyagia, TMJ, depression and anxiety.
I hate the thought of an injection, but the migraines are really taking a tole

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New Episode Alert! Am I Actually Neurodivergent? 🤔

There’s a joke somewhere about four neurodivergent people walking into a recording booth and attempting to focus on the topic at hand. In this episode, Ashley (hi 👋) is joined by @camararollin, @jwertman, and @skyeg as they dive into the wide spectrum of neurodiversity, imposter syndrome in relation to identifying as neurodivergent, and how neurodivergence can often be misunderstood by the people who are meant to be the most helpful in supporting those individuals — namely doctors and educators. Additionally, find out how stacking diagnoses can feel like Pokémon evolutions (and of course, stick around to hear our favorite ones!).

Grab your headphones, your favorite beverage, and subscribe to Table Talk With The Mighty to hear more topics like this every Wednesday!

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#Podcasts #neurodivergent #Neurodiversity #MentalHealth #ADHD #Autism #SensoryProcessingDisorder #chronicmigraine #ObsessiveCompulsiveDisorder #BipolarDisorder

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I feel like curling into a ball and crying #Fibromyalgia #TemporomandibularJointDisorders #chronicmigraine

It hurts and I’m so tired. I have to dog sit but the dogs are killing me. It is making me so miserable. I want to leave but the dogs want to be near me at all times.

I have nothing for relief. The dogs want to be all over me. I can’t take it. I don’t get irritated like this when I work. This is the first time I have felt like this.

I feel like crying and just laying down and locking myself away from them. I want to just not be in pain. I want to not be here. I hate how I can’t have anything without pain anymore. I just hate everything right now.

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New Podcast Episode! Monday, 7/17

The fourth episode of "Health and (un)Wellness: Mighty With Migraine" releases on Monday, July 17.

Let's hit pause for a moment. Missed previous episodes? They're available on your favorite podcast platform right now: podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/health-and-unwellness

Here's a little about the episode:

Ah migraine, the most annoying third wheel of all time. It’s a universal truth that migraine affects our relationships in ways both good and bad. In this episode, Kat and Skye get honest about dating — just wait until you hear about Skye’s experiment with dating apps — as well as their connections with family and friends. If you sometimes (read: always) feel like a burden to the people you care about, this one’s for you.

RSVP to be among the first to hear the episode live: events.themighty.com/events/details/the-mighty-chronic-illne...

#Podcast #Migraine #chronicmigraine #ChronicPain #ChronicIllness #MightyEvents #Relationships

Health and (un)Wellness • A podcast on Spotify for Podcasters

Live with a health condition or three? So do we. Brought to you by The Mighty, Health & (un)Wellness is a podcast created for and hosted by people who truly get it. Join us for vulnerable deep dives into different mental and physical illnesses. We’ll be sharing lived experiences, knowledge from health care professionals, and patient advocates who, well or unwell, get what it’s like to live with bodies and minds that move through the world a little differently. No matter how you’re feeling today, we’ll travel to meet you — just as you are. Because we’re here for you in sickness & in health.
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Are you standing in the light or sitting in the dark with migraine?

☀️ standing in the light = more good than bad days

🌘 sitting in the dark = more bad days than good

💭 Speaking of light and dark… 💭

In this episode, Mighty host Ashley talks with Kat and Skye, the co-hosts of our new sister podcast Health & (un)Wellness, about their experience living with migraine. Learn more about each of their migraine stories as well as what the neurological disease has stolen from (and given to) them. They will also give an inside scoop about the first season of Health & (un)Wellness, which centers an unfiltered deep dive on what it means to live with migraine; from work to home, mental health to misconceptions. Get a preview of the season’s incredible roster of guests, and find out what oddities Kat and Skye each have stashed in their purses right now!

🎧 listen to the episode here: podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/the-mighty/episodes/The-Ligh...

🤓 read the transcript here: So You Think You Need a Migraine Diagnosis?

#ChronicPain #chronicmigraine #Migraine #ChronicIllness #Spoonie #RareDisease #Fibromyalgia #Endometriosis #EDS #POTS #DistractMe

The Light and Dark of Life With Migraine by The Mighty Podcast

Why have one podcast host when you can have three? In this episode, Mighty host Ashley talks with Kat and Skye, the co-hosts of our new sister podcast Health & (un)Wellness, about their experience living with migraine. Learn more about each of their migraine stories as well as what the neurological disease has stolen from (and given to) them. They will also give an inside scoop about the first season of Health & (un)Wellness, which centers an unfiltered deep dive on what it means to live with migraine; from work to home, mental health to misconceptions. Get a preview of the season’s incredible roster of guests, and find out what oddities Kat and Skye each have stashed in their purses right now! Listen to Health & (un)Wellness: https://bit.ly/46msVVg
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New Podcast Episode: Monday, June 19!

The second episode of "Health and (un)Wellness: Mighty With Migraine" releases on Monday, June 19.

Let's pause for a moment. If you missed episode one it's available on your favorite podcast platform right now: bit.ly/3NfKKhy

While the first episode is a primer all about migraine, episode two talks about the diagnosis experience around migraine. Whether you've been diagnosed for a long time or are new to seeking a diagnosis and are unsure where to start, everyone will walk away from this episode a little more prepared for that next appointment.

RSVP to be among the first to hear the episode live: events.themighty.com/events/details/the-mighty-chronic-illne...

#Migraine #chronicmigraine #ChronicPain #ChronicIllness #Diagnosis #MightyEvents

Migraine 101 by Health and (un)Wellness

The inaugural season of Health & (un)Wellness — Mighty With Migraine — kicks off with this well-rounded primer on the common yet disabling neurological disease. Meet hosts Kat and Skye as they explore some foundational migraine vocab and rant about barometric pressure changes. Come for the brain-bending info, stay for the laughs! Head to The Mighty for a transcript of the episode and to read related stories: https://bit.ly/43iqpO0
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