17 Struggles Only Migraine-Sufferers Understand

17 Struggles Only Migraine-Sufferers Understand

1. HEADACHE: YOU HAVE YOUR REGULAR APPETITE

MIGRAINE: THE NAUSEA IS SO INTENSE THAT YOU SPEND SOME QUALITY TIME IN THE BATHROOM THROWING UP

 

2. HEADACHE: LIGHT IS ANNOYING, BUT DOABLE

MIGRAINE: LIGHT IS YOUR WORST ENEMY AND ONLY DARKNESS WILL DO

 
3. HEADACHE: SEX CAN ACTUALLY HELP WITH THE PAIN, THANKS TO ENDORPHINS

MIGRAINE: THE THOUGHT OF SOMEONE BEING EVEN REMOTELY CLOSE TO YOU IS THE WORST

 

4. HEADACHE: YOUR VISION IS A-OK

MIGRAINE: IT’S LIKE SOMEONE SMEARED MUCUS ALL OVER YOUR RETNA, or you’re seeing spots

 

5. HEADACHE: YOUR SENSE OF SMELL REMAINS UNAFFECTED

MIGRAINE: YOU’RE PRETTY SURE YOU CAN SMELL WHAT THE PEOPLE DOWN THE BLOCK ARE COOKING 

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