Tricky-Loops wrote:As always, you forgot to mention tobacco as trigger...SODDI wrote:Robmobius wrote:SODDI wrote:visual migraines.
Holy shit! I've been getting that on and off since I was 18. It's absolutely bizarre. I've not hand one in a year I'd say, but jaysus I used to get them all the time.
It reminded me of a (jaggy) hair made up of a line of little triangles. I never knew it was call a scotoma or what it was. I was the same, I thought I was going blind, but it went away. As you say, lasts about 10 - 30 mins.
There can be food triggers - chocolate + coffee? 50% chance of a migraine for me.
(And no, that's not Preach-Me-Healthy-Magazine from the Vegan Club, it's a serious science news website!)
And here some good news about chocolate:
Preachy McLecturepants bloviates again! Pompously!