So nice to meet you. You are going to love it here. The people are so understanding, good shoulders to lean on.
My name is Suzane and i have been suffering ten years with horrible headaches that no one can figure out. I can
feel your pain as today I too spent the day crying and not able to get out of bed. I am sorry you are having a rough time too.
Sounds like you have a beautiful family and your baby will be one soon. How sweet. I bet you the older kids are always helping you.
I am sure they arre a bright light in your life and bring you sunshine and smiles every day.
Hang around and more posts will be made soon. You are going to meet some very special people here.
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.
May 2010 to present taking DM, dextromethorphan, 4x/day, to continue to reset the receptors, weaning off of oxycodone as it did not help with my pain, pain continues to be terrible every minute of every day!
Feb to end of April 2010:3 cycles of IV Ketamine infusion via a PICC line and pump at home, this was to try to break the pain cycle by resetting the receptors
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
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