5 Steps to Solving Your Migraine Mystery - A Review

5-Steps-0-StarsYesterday, a friend brought my attention to a Tweet about a "Real Migraine Cure." Here's a screenshot of it:

Real-Migraine-Cure-Tweet

One of the problems with self-publishing is that anyone can publish anything they want without any checks and balances. In self-publishing, there's no publishing house, editor, fact checker, or anyone else to hold people accountable. Still, there are some self-published books and eBooks that are worth a read. Even when the titles are overblown, sometimes there are tidbits of decent information in them.

So, I followed the link and downloaded 5 Steps to Solving Your Migraine Mystery by Dawn Gregory and started reading it. I'm sorry to say that I found no redeeming sections in this book. The outrageous statements made about "curing" Migraine disease far outweighed everything else in the eBook.

Here are some of the most egregious statements in this eBook:

  • Kick your drug habit: If you are one of the lucky few who have finally found a medication that manages your migraines, giving it up is going to seem nearly impossible. But if you want to fully restore your health, you are going to have to do it eventually.
  • Medication is a poison.
  • It is your choice, but you will never be truly healthy while you are using medication. That’s not a conjecture, it’s a definition. Healthy people don’t need medication.
  • Curing migraines is possible, if you are pro-­active, knowledgeable, and determined to make it happen.

Gregory does say, "I can’t guarantee your migraines will be cured, because everyone’s migraines are different," but even that statement isn't redeeming. At this time, there simply is no cure for Migraine disease. That's what evidence-based science tells us, and I put my trust in evidence-based science.

Would you love to solve your Migraine mystery? Would you love to cure your Migraines and be rid of Migraine disease? I certainly would! But we live in the real world where Migraine is a genetic neurological disease for which there is no cure yet. Consider this — Based on today's statistics at www.census.gov, nearly 41 million people have Migraine just in the United States. Migraine is a leading cause of disability, lowered quality of live, lost productivity, and more. If someone had a true cure for Migraine, it would be in headlines all over the world, and the person who discovered it would be receiving a Nobel prize for Medicine.

In the biography on her web site, Gregory says that she had Migraines for 18 years and "created the Real Migraine Cure to share what I’ve learned about migraines and help you cure your migraines once and for all." At the same time, she has a blog where she continues to blog about topics including new Migraine treatments in development. She also provides links to web sites and blogs, including this one. All in all, I don't understand her insistence that Migraine can be cured. Nor do I understand making the blanket statement, "Medication is poison."

This eBook was free, but she does have a Migraine book for sale on Amazon. In any case, she doesn't seem to be trying to make a big profit from the suffering of others as some people do. Perhaps she's just misguided. As far as 5 Steps to Solving Your Migraine Mystery goes, however, I must give it 0 out of 5 stars. It's just not worth reading. In fact, it has the potential to add to the social stigma of Migraine because of its incorrect claims of a possible cure.

Live well,

PurpleRibbonTiny Teri1

 

 because a migraine is NOT "just a headache"

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Smiley-thumbs-downSigh. This is a perfect example of why we shouldn't trust everything we read on the Internet. This salt "cure" has been circulating online for some time now, and it's just so wrong. In fact, it has the potential to be harmful to some people. In this case, they reference lime juice and salt, but whether lime or lemon juice are promoted this way, it's flat-out wrong.

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Live well,

PurpleRibbonTiny Teri1

 

 because a migraine is NOT "just a headache"

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