FDA Approves First Medical Device For Preventative Treatment of Migraine Headaches

Originally posted on Ohio Migraine Awareness:
// By Migraine.com—April 21, 2014 In March of 2014, the FDA announced that they would allow marketing of the first transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) device for the preventative treatment of migraine headaches. Cefaly is a small, portable, battery-powered device similar to a headband and is worn across the forehead,…

Common Chronic Illness Misconceptions.

Originally posted on Indisposed and Undiagnosed:
#1 Only the old get sick: Illness does not discriminate. We are fair game. #2 Looks reflect feelings: If you bumped into me in the street, you would not think that I was suffering. I may appear to be okay, maybe a little tired, but on the inside my…