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    Feel Judged By some
    kmiller2130 posted:
    I had my MRI the other day and I am waiting for the results. But what's bothering me is I have some people here in this little town giving me eye rolls and judgemental look because I am seeing a doctor about my migraines. They act like I'm being a baby because I just can't take it anymore and am seeking help. I had natural childbirth at only 24 weeks and that pain was a breeze compared to what I've been experiencing these last couple years. Did anyone else here have people looking at them this way because you sought help for these terrible headaches?
    jules1202 responded:
    I am so sorry you are dealing with that! That really makes me angry when people act like that. I bet if the same people actually suffered with migraines they would be a lot more compassionate. I would try to just shake it off and ignore that reaction when it happends and I really hope the neurologist is able to help you with your headaches!
    kmiller2130 replied to jules1202's response:
    Thank you. I don't have an appointment date yet but they will call me back when they do. I just want to start getting a handle on all of this.

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