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Teri Robert

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Author of "Living Well with Migraine Disease and Headaches"

It’s My Migraine, and I’ll Cry If I Want To!

Usually, I'm fairly good at coping with Migraines. I take my medications and, if I need to, lie down. And that's that. Usually.   In a way, I don't think I'd be as ticked off if my recent period of increased Migraines had been precipitated by an avoidable trigger that I'd taken my chances with. My main trigger lately, however, has been the... Read moreChevron
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What's the Deal with This New Cefaly Thing the FDA Approved?

Full Question: What's the deal with this new Cefaly thing that the FDA approved? I keep seeing different information. Is there one of them or more than one? Is it just a TENS unit? Is it worth trying? If I just want to look like Wonder Woman, I can buy a costume for less . Thanks, Eleanor.   Full Answer: Dear Eleanor;   All good... Read moreChevron
posted 04/17/2014, comments (0)|
American Headache & Migraine Assoc.

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Patient organization for those with Migraine & other Headache Disorders.

The AHMA Is for Headache and Migraine Patients, Family, Friends

The American Headache and Migraine Association (AHMA) came into being to address the need and desire expressed by patients for a patient-focused, patient-driven nonprofit organization. It was founded in June of 2012 as a branch of the American Headache Society, a 501(c)(3) professional society for health care professionals in the field of... Read moreChevron
posted 04/16/2014, comments (0)|
Teri Robert

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Author of "Living Well with Migraine Disease and Headaches"

How Bad Was This Migraine Specialist Appointment? Question of the Week

Our readers ask some great questions about Migraine disease and other headache disorders here on HealthCentral's Migraine community. Ellen and I both answer questions in our community question and answer section. Dr. Krusz and I answer other questions in our Ask the Clinician column.   Some of the questions apply to many of our readers, and... Read moreChevron
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Was This Migraine Specialist Appointment as Bad as We Think?

Full Question: What you've said in previous answers about getting care from a migraine specialist made a lot of sense to me, so I finally took the tiger by the tail and made an appointment with the closest specialist, whose office is four hours away. Since my migraines are frequent and unpredictable, my husband took a day off work (without pay) to... Read moreChevron

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