Updates

Updates2020-03-24T13:57:28+00:00

We created this blog to let other people with no clear answer for a constant headache that there may be an option out there that can help. If this helps just one person, then my family will be happy. Watching your child go through something like this is heart breaking. I am so thankful for the news report I found on the internet. And, especially, for Dr. Ducic and his team.

Articles & News

24/7 Headache and Peripheral Nerve Decompression Surgery for relief of head pain

October 12th, 2011|Dr. Ducic, Dr. Ivica Ducic, Headache, Lifestyle, Migraine surgery, nerve decompression surgery, neuralgia, off label medications, Pain, surgery, Well-being|

My daughter's headache began in Jan of 2010 as an occasional headache. She took over the counter meds to help alleviate the pain. In mid February she was diagnosed with mononucleosis. We attributed the headaches to her having mono

A Brief Overview

October 30th, 2011|Dr. Ivica Ducic, Headache, Lifestyle, Migraine surgery, Migrane, nerve decompression surger, nerve decompression surgery, neuralgia, off label medications, Pain, surgery, Well-being|

January 2010 – Dayna, our 16 year old daughter, began to have occasional headaches in January 2010 that eventually turned into a single constant 24/7 headache by August 2010. Over the counter medications did not help the pain. August 2010

Three Months Post Surgery

November 9th, 2011|Dr. Ducic, Dr. Ivica Ducic, Headache, Lifestyle, Migraine surgery, Migrane, nerve decompression surger, nerve decompression surgery, neuralgia, off label medications, Pain, Purdue, surgery, Well-being|

11/9/2011 Dayna is back to being herself. The headache in the center of her head is not there. (Although, she has had a couple headaches that have gone away.) The shooting pins have stopped. She still has a “headache”

It’s Finally Over, (Almost!)

November 15th, 2011|Dr. Ducic, Dr. Ivica Ducic, Headache, Lifestyle, Migraine surgery, Migrane, nerve decompression surger, nerve decompression surgery, neuralgia, off label medications, Pain, Purdue, School, surgery, Well-being|

NOVEMBER 15, 2011 I have wanted to write something on the website for a while but I was so busy with college applications and school that I didn’t have much time.  First off, I just want to say that

Temporal Nerve Decompression Surgery

December 29th, 2011|Dr. Ducic, Dr. Ivica Ducic, Headache, Migraine surgery, nerve decompression surger, neuralgia, off label medications, Pain, PharmD, Purdue, School, School of Pharmacy, surgery|

DECEMBER 2011 December 18, 2011 Dayna's second surgery was 12/16 at Georgetown University. The surgery was done by Dr. Ivica Ducic. We were hoping for the best and so far so good! Like before, she was smiling in recovery

Loving My Awesome, Healthy Life

May 29th, 2014|Dr. Ducic, Dr. Ivica Ducic, Headache, Lifestyle, Migrane, nerve decompression surger, nerve decompression surgery, neuralgia, off label medications, Pain, Pharmacy rotation, PharmD, Purdue, School, School of Pharmacy, surgery, Well-being|

5/29/2014 Hi Everyone! So, it’s been a while since my last post but I have some good news! I was accepted into Pharmacy School at Purdue University! After two long years of working my butt off I am so

College Life 2015

September 16th, 2015|Dr. Ivica Ducic, Headache, Lifestyle, Migraine surgery, Migrane, nerve decompression surger, nerve decompression surgery, neuralgia, off label medications, Pain, PharmD, Purdue, School, School of Pharmacy, surgery, Well-being|

Hello Everyone! I apologize for the huge gap between posts but I will try to update you on what has been going on. So, I am in currently in my second week of my second year of pharmacy school (YAY).

8/7/2017 Q & A

August 7th, 2017|Ampath, Dr. Ivica Ducic, Headache, Kenya, Lifestyle, Migrane, nerve decompression surger, nerve decompression surgery, neuralgia, off label medications, Pain, Pharmacy in Kenya, PharmD, Purdue, School, surgery, Well-being|

Hi Everyone! I thought it was time for an update – a long overdue update.  I am currently in the middle of my clinical rotations for pharmacy school.  There is a light at the end of the tunnel after

KENYA – WEEK 1

March 4th, 2018|Ampath, Dr. Ivica Ducic, Headache, Kenya, Lifestyle, Migraine surgery, Migrane, nerve decompression surger, nerve decompression surgery, neuralgia, off label medications, Pharmacy in Kenya, Pharmacy rotation, PharmD, Purdue, School, School of Pharmacy, Well-being|

2/26/2018-3/4/2018   I am traveling with 8 other pharmacy students who will also be working in the hospital - Austin, Max, Lindsey, Lindsay, Naomi, Elizabeth, Carli, and Megan.  There are also multiple medical residents, medical students, physicians, and scientists

KENYA – WEEK 2 MARCH 5, 2018-MARCH 9, 2018

March 10th, 2018|Ampath, Dr. Ivica Ducic, Kenya, Lifestyle, Migraine surgery, nerve decompression surger, nerve decompression surgery, neuralgia, Pharmacy in Kenya, Pharmacy rotation, PharmD, Purdue, School, School of Pharmacy, Well-being|

Hi all! I thought I would give you all some background about what we are doing here in Kenya on a day to day basis.  Plus, some info on the strike and the Kenyan medical system. First of all,

2020

February 28th, 2020|Headache|

We hope you find the information provided on this site helpful.  Dayna was passionate about getting word out about her headpain and how she ultimately was able to lead a full life. Dayna graduated from Purdue University in May