When Migraine Strikes at Work

By Megan - Having a migraine attack at work can be THE worst. If your job has a totally relaxing environment, you probably don’t need much advice on managing migraines there. (Please tell me what you do and who you work for, STAT!) But if, like the rest of us, you experience a fair amount … Continue reading When Migraine Strikes at Work

The Dreaded “Weekend Migraine”

By Megan - Having had migraines since elementary school, I’ve never had them as frequent, or as worse. When my migraines got to the point of missing work, I waved the white flag and I finally went back to a neurologist for treatment and management. Diagnosis: Chronic Hemiplegic Migraine with Aura My worst migraines occur … Continue reading The Dreaded “Weekend Migraine”

3 Unexpected Words My Boss Told Me After My Anxiety Disorder Diagnosis

By Mary Gutierrez (Guest Writer) - “No, you can’t!” “We need you.” “Do your best.” “Not an option.” “You are fired.” I was practicing in my head how I will break the news with my boss. Different scenarios played and I imagined his different facial expressions and responses. I did not want to have to … Continue reading 3 Unexpected Words My Boss Told Me After My Anxiety Disorder Diagnosis