Has a headache limited your activities for a day or more in the last three months?
Are you nauseated or sick to your stomach when you have a headache?
Does light bother you when you have a headache?
If you answer “yes” to one question, there is a suspicion of migraine disease.
If you answer “yes” to 2 or more of these questions, there is a highly likelihood you have migraine disease.
Bring this form to your doctor and ask for help.
Here are a few additional telltale signs of related migraine variants
Do You Have...
Headaches with light or sound sensitivity?
Pressure or pain across your cheeks, behind your eyes or across your forehead?
A feeling your ears are blocked or under pressure, or have water in them?
Very sensitive ears; bothered by wind?
Motion intolerance like difficulty reading in a car or tolerating an amusement ride?
Dizziness or unsteadiness?
Smell or taste sensitivity or irregularities?
Burning or tingling of the tongue?
Difficulty understanding what is said?
Dental or TMJ pain?
They all reinforce the possibility that you suffer from migraine disease.