When Neurology Has No Answers Greetings, fellow Superficial Siderosis patients; my name is Bena Travis. I’m a 62-year-old retired florist and wedding planner living in the USA’s beautiful Western Kentucky lakes area. My husband and I live on the lake,… Read More... "Just Go Home And Live With It"
Did they work the first-time round? It had been tough for me to tell if the first course of nerve blockers (Greater Occipital Nerve Block) worked now that a few weeks had gone by. I kept quite an extensive log… Read More... "Knocking Out The Brain Zaps"
The Slow Movement of Pandemic Care Having a rare condition can make it hard to get information as it is, but during the Covid-19 pandemic it has stepped up a notch or two. Usually, I contact my consultant via email… Read More... "How To Block The Agony Of Brain Zaps"
Occipital Nerve Blocks For Chronic Headache It was Gary’s first pain-free moment in 12 very miserable years. Complete pain relief. I want to read those words over and over. Finally, a chronic headache or migraine sufferer will understand the long… Read More... "Taming Chronic Headache Pain"
Neurology Roadtrip We made the journey to Gary’s quarterly neurology appointment this week to find an answer to his chronic headaches. Since he left the private healthcare sector last January and entered the VA system, long out-of-state road trips are… Read More... "Neurology Roadtrip"
Living With Chronic Headache Pain Chronic headache pain has been in our lives for years. Our Superficial Siderosis community has many fellow sufferers. On good days the pain is a dull throb pecking away, neck, eyes, and top of your… Read More... "The Railroad Spike Of Chronic Headache Pain"