I received my official TN diagnosis in the summer of seventh grade. It was not until September that I learned how the medications and new pain would affect me in school.
I am embarrassed to say how long we went with our daughter NOT going to the dentist once TN set in. She had been to the dentist only 3 weeks prior to […]
We LOVE the Young Patient’s Committee of the Facial Pain Association. One of the reasons we are called ‘Youngest of the Young Patients’ is in homage to them. They work hard to […]
This may be a little jarring to those of you with younger TNKids, but we are in contact with families of kids up to age 20, and not so out of the […]
We have had an amazing experience this week. We have a secret little corner of Facebook for parents of TN patients. We share info, ask questions, and sometimes vent at the basic […]
I’m so sorry to be making this post. I’ve stopped several times and had to walk away. It’s hard to talk about the reality of the pain your child is going through. […]
Let’s talk about the first steps you need to take now that you believe your child may have Trigeminal Neuralgia. Thank you to Stacie for developing the initial list on this! […]