I have had a diary since my pain started, so that's ten yrs. i keep everything in it from appt. to meds to how i am each day. I am thankful i did that due to see all the different doctors and i had to tell them what ihad been on or what i had done.
Chronic, severe and continuous bilateral temporal headaches since April 2000.
Poor prognosis, seen thousands of doctors, been on dozens of meds and tried all forms of treatment with no success.
Currently Feb 2010: cycles of IV Ketamine infusion via a PICC line and pump at home with some success.
Meds: oxycodone for breakthrough, cymbalta, vitamin D, B12, magnesium, omega 3, melatonin
Profession: Part time registered nurse on Long term disability and applying for permanent disability thru CPP
52 yrs old, female, married, two boys 19 & 21, live in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada