Monday, April 21, 2014

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Abbey, Community Member


New to doctor called it migraine clusters...3 weeks no relief

Hello everyone,   I'm 25 and just got diagnosed with what my doctor called migraine clusters. I've had next to no relief for the past 3 weeks. I saw a neurologist last friday and was given topomax and relpax which have helped a bit but I feel like I have so many triggers I still keep getting migraines. I know a major trigger is MSGs and it... Read moreChevron
posted 04/18/2014, comments (0)|

esanderson, Editor

Erica is passionate about healthy living, traveling, and journalism.

Is Too Much Protein Bad for You?

The health community was up in arms recently over a March 2014 study by the University of Southern California that equated eating too much protein to cigarette smoking. After tracking 6,318 adults over two decades, the researchers claimed that consuming a high animal-protein diet during middle age doubles the risk of mortality and the chance of... Read moreChevron
posted 04/18/2014, comments (0)|
Teri Robert

Teri Robert, Health Guide

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
Ask the Clinician

Ask the Clinician, Health Guide


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)|

ATsai, Editor

I am the Web Producer for HealthCentral's Allergy, Asthma, Cold & Flu, COPD, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Skin Care, Skin Cancer and Sleep Disorders sites.

Tips for Talking to Loved Ones About Hepatitis C

Telling family and friends you have hepatitis C can be uncomfortable, but there are ways to make your disclosure go over more smoothly. Here are some tips on how to talk to your loved ones.   Support is important It can be scary to talk to your friends and family about having hepatitis C, but it’s important to have the support of... Read moreChevron
posted 04/16/2014, comments (0)|

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