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Feeling a bit off today?

Anyone else feeling strange today? Headache or migraine? or foggy brain? Just curious...
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Old 14.08.2013, 13:52
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Re: Feeling a bit off today?

Yes, here I was thinking that I overdid it with the cough syrup last night.
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Old 14.08.2013, 14:15
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Re: Feeling a bit off today?

Dont worry, its just the swiss brain fog. Happens to all of us who move here.

Anybody else feeling ''slow'' since moving here?
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Old 14.08.2013, 14:32
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Re: Feeling a bit off today?

Definitely!
But I think in my case it's the usual slowing down of the brain when confronted with an official form all in German.
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Old 14.08.2013, 15:57
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Re: Feeling a bit off today?

I've had a migraine all day. I think is the wind that's causing it. I'm very sensitive to weather changes.
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Old 14.08.2013, 17:10
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Re: Feeling a bit off today?

I had a migraine last night and I've spent most of this afternoon on the sofa asleep...

But I had an important meeting this morning and I generally react to stressful situations with sleepiness, so I'm putting it down to that.
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Old 14.08.2013, 17:34
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Re: Feeling a bit off today?

My mother-in-law puts absolutely everything down to Föhn - so it'll be that then.
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Old 14.03.2019, 18:18
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Re: Feeling a bit off today?

Time to revive this useful thread.

I have had a terrible headache throughout the whole day, in fact not sure if it is just a migraine headache or cold or something else. Went to bed earlier last night and slept until only about 3h30 am then couldn’t fall asleep anymore. Went to work looking like a zombie this morning and then had to leave earlier because of feeling unwell.

Anyone has had a similar experience today or this week with headaches? Is that a changing weather effect or something else?

It hurts when I’m typing ...
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I have had a terrible headache throughout the whole day, in fact not sure if it is just a migraine headache or cold or something else. Went to bed earlier last night and slept until only about 3h30 am then couldn’t fall asleep anymore. Went to work looking like a zombie this morning and then had to leave earlier because of feeling unwell.

Anyone has had a similar experience today or this week with headaches? Is that a changing weather effect or something else?
Occam's razor should apply here - the most likely cause is a cold or similar minor infection, so why would you even think of the weather?

It's not even blowing a Foehn (the usual Swiss culprit), not down this way at least, where we've had about a metre of snow in the last two days.
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Old 14.03.2019, 19:53
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Time to revive this useful thread.

I have had a terrible headache throughout the whole day, in fact not sure if it is just a migraine headache or cold or something else. Went to bed earlier last night and slept until only about 3h30 am then couldn’t fall asleep anymore. Went to work looking like a zombie this morning and then had to leave earlier because of feeling unwell.

Anyone has had a similar experience today or this week with headaches? Is that a changing weather effect or something else?

It hurts when I’m typing ...
Sinus infection in my case.....
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Old 14.03.2019, 19:58
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Re: Feeling a bit off today?

My brain hurts because I am deep in my text but otherwise the cold win/rain is pretty mean. Manky weather. The heavy weather fronts can make some Cocos feel puny, yeah!

You need: post jokes on EF, hot chocolate, a real sappy flick, peanuts, herb tea, hot water bottle on your chest, and apparently some worms for better immunity/mood boost.

A few grams of Vit C, just in case.
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Old 14.03.2019, 20:15
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Re: Feeling a bit off today?

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Occam's razor should apply here - the most likely cause is a cold or similar minor infection, so why would you even think of the weather?

It's not even blowing a Foehn (the usual Swiss culprit), not down this way at least, where we've had about a metre of snow in the last two days.
Funnily enough, when I walked from industrial area to Solothurn downtown for lunch on Monday or Tuesday, there was a gusty wind outside. I wasn’t dressed warm one of these days, my ears and head not covered felt terribly cold. This or some kind of minor infection, other workmate had complained about similar symptoms yesterday as well.
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Old 14.03.2019, 20:20
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My brain hurts because I am deep in my text but otherwise the cold win/rain is pretty mean. Manky weather. The heavy weather fronts can make some Cocos feel puny, yeah!

You need: post jokes on EF, hot chocolate, a real sappy flick, peanuts, herb tea, hot water bottle on your chest, and apparently some worms for better immunity/mood boost.

A few grams of Vit C, just in case.
Musie ... you amuse me enough so that it alleviates all sort of sinuses. Vit C could help.

I’m not from Coco-land and my European genes should absorb all type of calamities

How come mods can good-rep as much as they please and I cannot good-rep back my fav mod until I spread more reps all around?

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Sinus infection in my case.....

Strep throat here...
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Old 14.03.2019, 20:50
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Strep throat here...
You should be admitted to the EF’s online clinic shortly!
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Old 14.03.2019, 20:58
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You should be admitted to the EF’s online clinic shortly!
Lol too funny Hope I can be admitted to the UK clinic I’m not well ( in the head )
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Old 14.03.2019, 21:05
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Are you not in Thurgau anymore?

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Time to revive this useful thread.

I have had a terrible headache throughout the whole day, in fact not sure if it is just a migraine headache or cold or something else. Went to bed earlier last night and slept until only about 3h30 am then couldn’t fall asleep anymore. Went to work looking like a zombie this morning and then had to leave earlier because of feeling unwell.

Anyone has had a similar experience today or this week with headaches? Is that a changing weather effect or something else?

It hurts when I’m typing ...
Woke up this morning with a sore throat, slight fever and a huge headache. Had to cancel plans to visit friends in Wengen this weekend. Needless to say, I don't want to infect anyone. But the lousy weather coupled with my present state... not the easiest to say the least! Hope my condition notwithstanding the weather will be short lived...
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Few paracetamols later feeling better indeed ...
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Headachy weather in the UK. It's wutherin'.
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