New Migraine and Headache Info on MMC, 8/2/10
Some weeks, we accumulate quite a bit of new Migraine and headache material on MyMigraineConnection. I realize some of you don't feel well enough to look for it, and some of you are quite busy. So, each week, this post will highlight new information for you...
Without further ado, here's some of the newest information we've published here for you:
Impact of Air Pollution on Migraines and Headaches
Air pollution has been showed to be associated with increased frequency and severity of Migraines and headaches...
The Migraine Research Foundation is committed to furthering the understanding of the causes and mechanisms of migraine, helping to develop improvements in treatment...
Migraine and Headache Clinical Trials Update, 7/31/10
Listing of clinical trials related to Migraine disease and other headache disorders that are currently enrolling new participants. Trials for children and adults. Trials of medications, devices, and other treatments...
Migraines, Dizziness, and Vertigo
Migraines can have so many symptoms; some simple, some not so simple. Among those symptoms, we often find dizziness and / or vertigo. It's important to understand that dizziness and vertigo are not the same thing: Dizziness is a general sense of disequilibrium, of being off-balance. Vertigo is a subtype of dizziness that...
PFO and Migraine - July, 2010 Update
The connection between patent foramen ovale (PFO) has been an ongoing topic of discussion and questions... Dr. David Dodick, a Migraine and Headache specialist at the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Arizona, and president of the American Headache Society, recently answered some questions about PFO...
Ask the Clinician...
- Cause of waking up each morning with a migraine on my right side?
- Severe headaches worsened by coughing, sneezing, bending?
- How does a Migraine cause stuttering or slurring of words?
- Is doctor prescribing Tegretol to treat Bipolar II?
- Will seizures and migraines cause any permanent damage?
We're been having a great time with our monthly chats. If you missed them, or if you were there but want to review our discussions, you can check out the transcripts from all of our chats...
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Some of you who are former subscribers to my Putting Our Heads Together newsletter have asked me to start sending it again. When I can, I'm happy to meet your requests, so the newsletter is now available...
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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.
That's it for this week. I'll be doing an update weekly to keep you up-to-date on the newest information on our site.
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Last updated August 2, 2010