In a world where the medical community disregards women’s pain as “all in our heads,” surprisingly, this is one area where we are validated. It sucks to need to be right about how much we hurt. But at least you have a great neurologist. I am extremely fortunate to have a PA in this field who is just as dedicated. At best, as you and I and everyone else hopes and prays for the protocol (and hopefully a prophylactic) that works for our unique neurological makeup, we can celebrate the good days as what they are: an incredible gift. Here’s to an answer for all of us.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store