The Surprising Ups and Downs of Living with Vestibular Migraine

Camille MarksMy Migraine Blog, Share Your Story

The Winding Road: Ups and Downs of Living With Vestibular Migraine Disorder

Camille Marks shares her story about the ups and downs of living with vestibular migraine in hopes of raising awareness of this debilitating neurological disease. Learn how Camille reached the vestibular migraine diagnosis, how doctors believed a brain tumor was causing her symptoms, and what she’s learned in her life post-diagnosis. … Read More!

“Coming Out” With Vestibular Migraine

Jessica JonesMy Migraine Blog, Share Your Story

An Open Letter to My Family & Friends About Vestibular Migraine by Jessica Jones

Instead of opening a gift for my birthday, I want to open up about something. I have a chronic vestibular disorder. I’ve unknowingly been suffering from migraines that have been damaging my balance system. I’ve been living with constant unsteady vision since 2011, and become increasingly prone to vertigo and motion sickness since I can remember. This condition has effected my entire physiology. Migraineurs don’t just lie in a dark room for hours or days and then return to normal. There are many different types of migraines and seemingly endless ways to suffer from them. … Read More!

The Stigma of Dizziness

Kelley NunnMy Migraine Blog

Crazy Because I'm Dizzy - The Stigma of Vestibular Migraine

If you’ve got dizziness, and especially if you’re a woman, you’ve probably run into people who don’t believe your symptoms are real. These people– doctors, family members, friends, co-workers– can be so quick to judge and determine that this debilitating, life-altering symptom is “all in your head,” just a figment of your imagination. … Read More!

Delaware: Horseshoe Crab Heaven

Kelley NunnRecovery Big Year

Team Kitts Hummock Ready to Start Counting Horseshoe Crabs! - June 2nd, 2016

This year, Hannah Greenberg and I signed up to participate in the Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve (DNERR) Horseshoe Crab Survey along the Delaware Bayshore! Beyond the survey, we had a super herpy weekend filled with tons of frogs, turtles, and snakes! Plus, a handful of life birds pushed me past one of my goals for my 2016 Recovery Big Year. … Read More!

Vestibular Migraine Diagnosis & Treatment Podcast with Dr. Carol Foster by the APTA

Kelley NunnMy Migraine Blog

Vestibular Migraine Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment Podcast from the APTA with Dr. Carol Foster

Earlier this week, I hit the jackpot in finding a somewhat ‘old’ podcast recording from the American Physical Therapy Association recorded in June, 2013, in which Dr. Carol Foster, Director of the Balance Laboratory at the University of Colorado Hospital, discusses all-things vestibular migraine. The interview downright knocked my socks off– there were Dr. Foster gave so many informative answers, some of which on topics I had never heard of! The final topic of the interview, specifically, blew me away. … Read More!