1: Thu Jun 17, 2010 11:03am corysmomMy son has a cavernous angioma in his brainstem. Is riding rollercoasters out of the question for him?
2: Thu Jun 17, 2010 5:26pm libbyThe short answer is yes. He has already had a couple bleeds, right? Researchers can tell us little to do to avoid bleeds, but they do say no blood thinners and no rollercoasters.
3: Fri Jun 18, 2010 11:28am FeralChildyea I love rollercosters and was think about going to Disneyland with a few little older kids, I thought there not real hevey duty roller costers there, i was tell my girlfriend about, she said if i go she never talk to me again.
4: Fri Jun 25, 2010 11:27am ElizabethI've been on more than my fair share of rollercoasters...before I knew I had this thing. I used to really love them...funny thing is I would ALWAYS get really bad headaches after spending the day at any theme park. Hummmm. I thought I was "motion sick" so I would take dramamine and excedrine ahead of time. Hind sight is 20/20!
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