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Tag: chronic pain

Ten Healthy Migraine-Friendly Snacks For Your Dorm

Ten Healthy Migraine-Friendly Snacks For Your Dorm

Earlier this week, I read an interesting study conducted by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (a segment of NIH) that talked about how the average dorm room contains 20,000 calories worth of snack food, most of which consisted of heavily processed snacks and other […]

My Favorite Neck Pillows

My Favorite Neck Pillows

Over the years, I have found several fantastic neck pillows for pain that I have used for various reasons. Some neck pillows are better for me when I’m resting my head in the car, while other neck pillows for whiplash have helped me cope with […]

Disclosing Disability In College Applications

Disclosing Disability In College Applications

Should you mention your disability when applying to college? Here’s how I did it, and got into my top choice college

Choosing Jewelry With Chronic Pain

Choosing Jewelry With Chronic Pain

How to pick out earrings, bracelets, necklaces, and scarves with chronic pain

My Experience With Botox

My Experience With Botox

My experiences getting Botox for chronic migraines and suspected cervical dystonia with Chiari Malformation

Navigating High School With a Leg Brace

Navigating High School With a Leg Brace

Walking the halls of high school with an immobilizing leg brace- great for students with short and long term injuries and conditions

To My Chiari Malformation On Its Sixth Birthday

To My Chiari Malformation On Its Sixth Birthday

Written for Chiari Malformation Awareness Month on the sixth anniversary of my chronic illness symptoms appearing

How I’m Managing My Back Pain This Semester

How I’m Managing My Back Pain This Semester

Ten products, tips, and tricks that help people manage mild to moderate back pain, from a college student with chronic back pain from Chiari Malformation

Explaining Chiari Malformation in Seven Words or Less

Explaining Chiari Malformation in Seven Words or Less

Phrases that describe what it’s like living with Chiari Malformation

How I Explain Chiari Malformation

How I Explain Chiari Malformation

Here is how I explain my brain condition, Chiari Malformation, to people