Migraine and Headache Questions - week of 05/21/07

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  • Do you have questions about headaches or Migraines? Many of our readers do, and each week, and Dr. John Claude Krusz and Teri Robert answer some of them. Dr. Krusz is a world recognized headache and migraine expert, often conducting groundbreaking research at his clinic in Dallas. Here are this week's questions and answers...
    1. Migraines mimicking stroke, minimal pain. Is this a Migraine? Full question and answer.
    2. Migraine and narcolepsy? Full question and answer.
    3. Is Migraine a catch all term for severe headaches? Full question and answer.
    4. Auditory aura sounding like bubbles or static? Full question and answer.
    5. Doctor says no Imigran (Imitrex) with sertraline (Zoloft)? Full question and answer.
    6. Hernia at back of brain, surgery? Full question and answer.
    7. Long-term, nearly daily use of Imitrex? Full question and answer.
    8. Severe Migraines, nothing works, where to turn? Full question and answer.
    9. EEG shows "Migraine variant/variance?" Full question and answer.
    10. Information on occipital neuralgia? Full question and answer.

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Published On: May 20, 2007