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Cluster Headache Diaries

Cluster Headache Intensity Scale

  1. Slight twinge of the CH type of pain. Shadows.
  2. Normal headache type of intensity. Annoying, but life is still beautiful.
  3. Shadows are getting constant but can deal with it.
  4. Higher level of pain than normal headache. Interferes with normal life.
  5. Starting to get bad, want to be left alone to deal with it.
  6. Need to pace and move and drive your fist into your temple.
  7. Major non-stop pain, left feeling exhausted after it finally leaves.
  8. Immense paid, time to yell, bang head, rock, whatever works. Fear that it won't stop.
  9. The "Why me?" syndrome starts to set in.
  10. Screaming, head banging. Hospital trip. Depressed. Suicidal.

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Paparazzi's CH attack diary

Paparazzi's Profile

Friday 27 October, 2017: 08:55am - 09:25am


End of attacks.

Above period: 0 Attacks over -17,465 days.

-- Period of remission (8 weeks, 0 days) --

Friday 01 September, 2017: 11:30pm - 11:30pm


Rough start time of attacks. Different to previous, not as intense but still painful.

Above period: 0 Attacks over -17,409 days.

-- Period of remission (128 weeks, 4 days) --

Monday 23 March, 2015: 12:00am - 12:00am


Last known episode, ended after 1-2 months