Friday Mar 14
US News & World Report
How to Stop a Headache
Many people rely on pain medication to relieve their headaches, but pill popping isn't the best way tame your throbbing head.
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Friday Mar 14
Six effective ways to treat weather-related migraines
Approximately 45 million Americans suffer from chronic headaches, and of them, 28 million suffer from migraines.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Crossover Study of...
Objective: Published studies of triptans in acute migraine have shown relatively disappointing 2-hour pain-free rates, ranging from 18% to 58%, with 2- to 24-hour sustained pain-free rates from 17% to 25%.
Business Review: They take care of toothaches & headaches
Dr. Richard Ekstein, a North Arlington dentist and co-owner at Smile Design Specialists, has begun a new venture so rare, that he says he'll be the only practitioner in New Jersey doing it.
A natural herbal supplement that takes the place of aspirin
Aspirin therapy reduces heart attack risk and disease-causing body-wide inflammation.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
PHOTO: Have a headache? Try these foods for help.
Stress, tension, or migraine-headaches are a part of life, but you don't have to spend your days chained to a bottle of aspirin.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Teens Likely to Get Opioid Rx for Headaches
Nearly half of teens who visit a doctor complaining of headache pain walk away with a prescription for a narcotic painkiller, researchers found.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Migraine Without Headache?
A migraine without a headache? Isn't that kind of like fat-free half and half? Isn't a headache what a migraine is ? That's what my patient Lisa thought until just a few weeks ago.
Cluster headaches causes violent pain for sufferers
It can be many times worse than a migraine -- a cluster headache, which has also been called the suicide headache because the pain is so intense.
Pizza Might Be Your Enemy
A cheesy slice of heaven tastes great, but how does it feel? Health experts and bloggers have data that may cause you to rethink your next pie.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Is there any new help for cluster headaches?
Dear Dr. Roach: Out of the blue, I started with classic cluster headaches about nine years ago.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Many teens with headaches get opioids, not lesser drugs, study says
Nearly half of teens with headaches who visited a doctor got a prescription for a narcotic painkiller, though evidence says opioids should not be a first-line treatment, researchers found.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Taking Tylenol during pregnancy linked to ADHD in kids
New research is raising concerns that pregnant women who take Tylenol could increase their unborn child's risk for developing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder .
Tue Mar 04, 2014
10 Simple Ways To Cure A Hangover Effectively
You had a little too much fun last night, so today you're sick in bed, suffering from dry mouth and a brain that just can't function as long as there's light and noise in the world.
Globe and Mail
Reality check: Are pregnancy and painkiller risks inflated?
Women who are pregnant, have children or who are thinking about having children got a scare last week after a new study suggested taking acetaminophen during pregnancy causes children to develop attention deficit hyperactivity disorder .
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension has taken my life from me
Hello my name is Brittany Dealyn Bryant and I am 26 years old. I have been married for 8 years to the love of my life Jonah and we have an 8 year old little boy named Brody.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Double dose of Rare Disease Please
In 1994 I was diagnosed with Psuedotumor Cerebri which is now known as Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
My life with IIH
My name is Stephanie Elliott and I have Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension aka Psuedotumor Cerebri.
How IIH Changed MY Life
Maybe someday life will be "normal" again. Maybe someday I will be "normal" again.
New pain pill 'genuinely frightening'
Millions of people turn to over-the-counter drugs for relief when they have a headache or minor aches and pains.