HOW TO TALK ABOUT YOUR MIGRAINES IN A NEW RELATIONSHIP
Follow these four steps to help prevent migraines from coming between you and your new partner.
Give Them Advance Warning. The best time to tell them isn’t in the middle of an I need to stay perfectly still and lie down in the dark episode, says Brateman. That way, you’ll be able to answer any questions they might have regarding your migraine symptoms. And remember, everyone has issues—you may have migraines, he may have an overbearing mom. “Think of clueing him in as an experience that can make you closer,” suggests Brateman.