New Migraine and Headache Info on MMC, 2/15/10

Teri Robert @trobert Health Guide
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    For those of you who are super busy or don't feel well enough to look around for what's new, each week, I'll be posting links for you here. Links to the newest Migraine and headache information we've made available here on MyMigraineConnection.


    Without further ado, here's some of the newest information we've published here for you:


    Migraine and Cardiovascular Disease Risks - Dangerous?
    A new study adds to evidence regarding Migraine and risks of cardiovascular disease. A journal editorial asks, "Is Migraine a dangerous disease?"....


    Opioids for Migraines - Why Not?

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    People ask why their doctors won't prescribe or limit quantities of opioids for Migraines. Let's explore the question and some answers...

     


    Let's Chat About Migraines!
    Some of you have asked about live, in-real-time chats about Migraines. I don't really know of any, SO let's improvise and chat here next week. Our first chat is scheduled for Wednesday, February 17. To accommodate people in different time zones and both those who are home during the day and those who aren't, we'll chat from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and again from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m...
     

    To Sue or Not to Sue, with a Migraine!
    OK, get this. Lillian Demo was minding her own business working in her backyard on August 25, 2005. when a golf ball smacked her on the head. I can't even imagine the pain she must have felt from that golf ball. My ex-husband plays golf and I've seen first hand how hard a golf ball gets hit.,,


    Mom Taking Migraine Meds Arrested for DUI
    We all know how debilitating a Migraine attack can be. While in the midst of one, most of us know there are things we should and shouldn't do. Yes, I am using the "should" word here. For example, if are we alert and aware of any prodrome symptoms we may have, it's a good idea to take our abortive right away ...


    Migraine Term of the Day


    Ask the Clinician - Questions and Answers:



    Please give some of our members some extra support or get some ideas from other members...
    One of the best things about sites such as ours is that it's like having a support group from the comfort of home. Some of our members could use extra support this week. If you can, please take a few minutes to post to them:


    Get Answers To Your Migraine and Headache Questions
    When you have questions about Migraines or headaches, our site offers three ways to ask those questions and get answers.


    Take some time to look through the questions and answers in our Community Q & A section and our Ask the Clinician archives. You may be amazed at how many of your questions are answered there.


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    Medical review by John Claude Krusz, PhD, MD.


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    Last updated February 8, 2010
Published On: February 15, 2010