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Migraines suck. There’s no other way to put it. But thanks to some smart researchers, migraines might not suck as much.

Researchers at Albany Medical Center found that delivering lidocaine, a common anesthetic, straight to the nerves in the back of your nasal cavity offers some serious relief from those migraines.

Watch the video: Newsy


The Month of Heartbreak



I had dressed rather nicely, for it was only a simple Wednesday. But this month had already been filled with infinite disasters. It seemed to happen annually. 1.710 more words


The Unmentionables

There’s a word used in science, medicine, zookeeping, child-rearing, and general life on Earth. It’s a word I don’t particularly care for, and I’ll bet a lot of other people dislike it too. 1.076 more words


Suspended in Lifelines

Had she heard any lamentations lately? She had heard his and when he finally said the words she hoped to hear ever since he got seriously ill, she excused herself to have the most beautifully eternal smile. 650 more words

Short Story

proceed with caution

disclaimer: this is not a fun/happy/inspiring post

the following info is what actually inspired me to start this blog. i was researching yesterday, trying to find out as much as i could about my possible diagnosis and other possibilities, from research websites as well as support groups, and became very frustrated and confused. 547 more words


Falling Apart

Today was hard. I woke up with horrible pains in my legs and it’s been going on for 4 days now and it just keeps on getting worse. 256 more words