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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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Gorby's CH attack diary

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Wednesday 22 October, 2014: 02:45am - 03:20am


Tuesday 21 October, 2014: 10:10pm - 10:40pm


Tuesday 21 October, 2014: 01:15am - 01:50am


Monday 20 October, 2014: 11:05pm - 11:40pm


Monday 20 October, 2014: 06:35am - 06:55am


Sunday 19 October, 2014: 09:30pm - 10:15pm


Sunday 19 October, 2014: 12:10pm - 12:40pm


Saturday 18 October, 2014: 01:20pm - 02:00pm


The headaches are getting closer to each other. First one during the day today and it was a bad one.

Friday 17 October, 2014: 10:15pm - 10:45pm


Friday 17 October, 2014: 12:45pm - 01:15am


Tuesday 07 October, 2014: 11:45pm - 12:15pm


Have had a few headaches in between diary entries but not logged them in. Tonight they seemed to be getting more intense.

Tuesday 07 October, 2014: 04:00am - 04:25am


2 in one night. Haven't had that for years. Blood pressure was checked this morning and was a little high.

Saturday 27 September, 2014: 10:35pm - 11:00pm


Tuesday 16 September, 2014: 03:20am - 03:45am


Tuesday 09 September, 2014: 10:45pm - 11:20pm


I hadn't felt this kind of headache in over 4 years, but as soon as I felt my eye water and where the pain was situated I knew what it was.

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