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Anyone been to the Diamond Headache Clinic in Chicago Illinios?

lifestooshort
  • By lifestooshort · New reply yesterday at 4:52 pm
  • Discussion in Living with headaches and migraines · 15 replies
  • Brief history of my headaches. Had headaches for last 22 months. At fist they came and went, then in May last year they came and stayed, My baseline headache is a 3 on 1-10 scale. I have this headache ...

"A wake-up call from a young e-patient: 'I need to be heard'”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 15, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 4/15/14 Dear members, I am writing to share with you a new guest column in "Scope," the Stanford University School of Medicine's medical blog: "A wake-up ...

Losing my personality

beachdog
  • By beachdog · New reply April 10, 2014
  • Journal · 56 replies
  • As I get weaker I don't have the energy to find interest in things so my world is shrinking. I'm doing so many things to keep healthy but the fatigue just won't let me go. When I have a bad few days I ...

MRI shows white spots on brain

naenae13
  • By naenae13 · New reply March 27, 2014
  • Discussion in Migraines · 1 reply
  • Hi everyone, so I just got my MRI report back and the dr said it came back normal but I have white spots on my brain bbut they are nothing to worry about. I am 22 years old and have been having migraines ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply March 19, 2014
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients ...

Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • We just finished a brand new special report, “Experts by experience 2014: A compilation of patients’ stories”, in partnership with the Stanford University School of Medicine. It is a 31-page collection ...

Hitting a milestone -- 5,000 photos posted already

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 18, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, communications director, Inspire 3/18/14 Dear members, I'm writing to let you know that in a little more than a month, members here have posted more than 5,000 photos. Congratulations ...

Rebound migraines

CCS712
  • By CCS712 · New reply March 9, 2014
  • Journal · 9 replies
  • I was wondering if anyone here has experience rebound migraines. I started getting them two weeks ago from Excedrin migraine, which I stopped a week ago. My neurologist has me on zipsor and propanolol ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply February 23, 2014
  • Journal · 36 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD By John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of interviews with people ...

New Migraine Medicine

Sunshine137
  • By Sunshine137 · Posted February 14, 2014
  • Discussion in Treatment and prevention · 0 replies
  • My neurologist just prescribed a new medicine that works. It is from Japan and it is a topical cream that you rub on the back of your neck into your hair line. I was skeptical at first but it actually ...

Introducing Photos for Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply February 13, 2014
  • Journal · 180 replies
  • Hello everyone, Today at Inspire we’re excited to announce the launch of a new feature, and it’s one that many of you have requested -- the ability to upload photos to Inspire. You can now add photos ...

Headaches

Violetbloom33
  • By Violetbloom33 · New reply February 11, 2014
  • Discussion in Headaches · 2 replies
  • I've been getting mild headaches since July of 2011. They are in different parts of head at different times. It moves from spot to spot. It's not always sane feeling either. It's usually more sharp than ...

Migraine for over three weeks

dimples123
  • By dimples123 · New reply January 20, 2014
  • Discussion in Migraines · 38 replies
  • I have had a migraine that just won't give. I currently take Imitrex but have been a little worried. My doctor told me to take one at onset of aura of migraine and then if my migraine didn't go away take ...

Ocular Migraines

TBoneinPA
  • By TBoneinPA · New reply January 13, 2014
  • Discussion in Migraines · 1 reply
  • I have had a bright spot in my vision (lower right hand corner of my right eye) for almost a week (it started last Friday). An ophthalmologist thinks it is an ocular migraine, but if it doesn't go away ...

Weird "brain skipping" episodes...

BehcetsGirl
  • By BehcetsGirl · New reply January 2, 2014
  • Journal · 21 replies
  • A couple years ago, I experienced a weird episode. I'll try my best to explain it... I was walking through the store with the guy I was dating at the time when I first experienced it. The best way I can ...

ER visit

ballet
  • By ballet · New reply December 21, 2013
  • Journal · 9 replies
  • I went to the ER yesterday after having a migraine for 6 days couldn't take it any longer. Glad I went received some meds that broke the cycle. Feeling much better at my daily level 5 migraine. This is ...

Middle Insomnia

mHinton
  • By mHinton · Posted December 15, 2013
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • I was doing very well for quite a while until something new came up. For almost a month now I've been suffering from "middle insomnia." I go to sleep very easily. I sleep from 4-6 hours quite well. But ...

TMJ/Headache/Dizzy HELP

dareyou2move
  • By dareyou2move · New reply December 9, 2013
  • Discussion in Living with headaches and migraines · 1 reply
  • Hi everyone - I was diagnosed with Lupus March 2013. Anyway I am not sure if I have it or not - my doctor sure thinks so though I have no antibodies - but after my lupus labs came back today from f/u ...

I was just passed this on FaceBook,

xxxPattixxx
  • By xxxPattixxx · New reply December 4, 2013
  • Journal · 18 replies
  • I think we should all read this and think about what's being said, there may be something to this. When sugar free gum came out I tried it and when I chewed it I would get horrible headaches and stomach ...

Thank You, From Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply December 3, 2013
  • Journal · 108 replies
  • Hello everyone, As Thanksgiving approaches, all of us at Inspire would like to take a moment to thank you for being part of our community. While we wish no one had to deal with the serious health issues ...

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