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TanyaB

Occipital Neuralgia

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I was diagnosed with occipital neuralgia several years ago, before celiac disease diagnosis.  Symptoms that led to that diagnosis included constant migraines for a decade.  The doctor said that it was due to osteoarthritis at C2-C3 on the spine.  I had radiofrequency neurotomy several years ago to disable the third occipital nerves but was told that they would come back after a year or two.

 

Post-diagnosis of celiac disease, I have had only three migraines, all traceable to accidental glutening, plus occasional stabbing neck pain when it's cold and humid out.  The gluten-free diet certainly feels like it reduces flareups of ON.


oct 2013 - biopsy showed celiac, went strictly gluten-free

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