I only started getting migraines about 5 years back - first I had occular migraines which caused a bit of a panic at the opticians, then classic migraines (aura, headache, light and sound sensitivity) and then just a headache usually above the right eye that didn't go with otc pain killers.
Now about once every fortnight I wake up feeling really fuzzy with a more generalized headache. Feeling stupid and slow plus the headache usually lasts all day and goes by the evening. I have a degree of light and sound sensitivity. Sometimes it starts up again the next day.
Anyone experienced similar? Also anyone had the same sort of progression through types of headache over a fairly short period?
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