Sorry its been so long since I have posted a reply. We have bee throught he gamut of specialists and tratments now for 2 years. Nothing has helped ,y daughter. The braces were taken ooff a long time ago because they were causing artifact on her MRI's snf CT scans....we had to PAY $300 just to get them removed by the same practitioner who applied them. needless to say it has been living" HE double hockey sicks!" She has been withdrawn froim school twice now. we did it before Christmas, and then just a month ago. She can't stand the noise and the lighting now. They all trigger the migraines. Botox has done nothing, wisdom teeth out has done nothing. Two headache "specialists" endocsopies, gluten allergy and other testing. night appliance, cardiac workup. psychiatry, many many drugs, vitamins, chiropractic interventions, neurosurgical evaluations, opthalmology, vestibular therapy,neck therapy...we have done it all. College? We are going to try pre college this summer and see...private room and sister living nearby...View Thread
Oh my goodness! I wish I would have read these posts earlier! My daughter who is 15 started having headaches last year. They have become terribly worse! We have been to neurologists,headache specialists,had MRI's given injections! We finally coincided the headaches with the braces!! I thought maybe TMD and such,so I called the orthodontist who is an extreme perfectionist about his work. He claimed that he would check her, and he did and said she was ok,and that they would try and speed up her treatment and give her a night appliance. We are currently missing school every other day,and only attending for a few hours every day. Homework has become impossible to complete!! She is (or was) an A student with high aspirations in science and it is killing me to watch this degeneration due to braces!I too am concerned about the pain still being there if we take the braces off. This has been so difficult to deal with,and I was ready to have the house checked for mold,toxins,etc until I read the previous posts! If anyone has any ideas as to how we can help my daughter or anyone else with this malady,please post or contact me!View Thread
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