Migraines, Migraines, Migraines

by jessicaturner on May 31, 2009

Sorry I haven’t blogged much in the past few days. I have been having a lot of migraines, which is frustrating since it is so nice outside (my migraines are usually impacted by crummy rainy/snowy, front-type weather).

Here’s an old layout expressing how I am feeling right now.

I went to bed at 8:30 last night and got up at 7:15 (just like Elias). He is napping right now.

I’m going to too. Maybe we both will feel more energized and go to church. But maybe not…

I promise I will have some good posts this week, so come back soon, okay?

xoxo

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Faye May 31, 2009 at 3:22 pm

Jessica,Bless your heart. I hope you get to feeling better!Please keep us in your prayers! Love In Christ! Faye

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Rebecca Louise. May 31, 2009 at 3:23 pm

I hope you feel much better soon. Drink plenty of water! xo.

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gitz May 31, 2009 at 5:06 pm

i am so so sorry, sweet friend. you’re right… it really sucks. i hate it for you.

rest, and know i’m saying prayers. love you.

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Nirupama May 31, 2009 at 5:25 pm

Oh no that’s awful. Have you ever had a contrasted MRI done?

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rebecca May 31, 2009 at 7:07 pm

Praying for you!

Hugs! :)

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Brenda is SO Blessed May 31, 2009 at 8:05 pm

i read your blog often and thank you for all you say.i am near Knoxville so we are practically neighbors. I am a sister in Christ as well. I wanted to let you know that I have really been hit hard by the old “devil of a headache” too. I have had 3 in the last 4 days and I have to say—yep “it sucks”. i am on a preventive(an anticonvulsant)and an abortive (Axert) for when I get one..gotta say not working to well right now. Hope we are both better soon! I will say a prayer for you

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HW June 1, 2009 at 12:05 am

Have you sought treatment for your migraines? There are many good preventive medicines out there that you can take daily. Also, many that will stop a migraine within a half hour. Imitrex, Maxlat, Relpax…All of these have worked for me and stop a migraine within 20-30 minutes. I also take Depakote ER (an anti-seizure drug) daily to prevent them. It has really helped. When one does break through I take a Maxalt or a pain killer (Esgic Plus). If you are not nursing any more, I encourage you to see your doctor about these headaches. I just hate to see anybody suffering from headaches, especially somebody who has such a precious baby boy to enjoy. Prayers for you….

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mustangkayla June 1, 2009 at 2:26 am

Sorry to hear you are struggling with migraines! Hope you get to feeling better.

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Matthew Paul Turner June 1, 2009 at 5:21 am

I love you sweet wife of mine.

Headaches do suck.

:(

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Gail June 1, 2009 at 11:56 am

Feel better soon Jess!
Hope today will be a better day for you!
Love you!
Aunt G

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Tracy Reynolds June 1, 2009 at 3:05 pm

I too suffer from Migraines, for almost 4 yrs, I rarely got out of bed. I did try a chiropractor, but insurance only pays for so many a year and it was too expensive.

What worked for me is taking topamax 50 mg daily. Today I rarely have a migraine…..more sinus headaches from allergies usually.

When I do get a migraine, I take the new Imitrex pill with naproxen sodium in it, called Treximet.

God Bless you and I hope this info helps :)

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