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esanderson, Editor

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

Understanding Acid Reflux: Doctor Q&A

Acid reflux is a common, yet complicated condition of the upper digestive tract. It can be managed through medication and lifestyle changes. But if left untreated, acid reflux can become very serious and even life-threatening. Dr. Constance A. Pietrzak, a gastroenterologist for a Chicago private practice, discusses the challenges of acid reflux... Read moreChevron
posted 07/23/2014, comments (0)|
Ask the Clinician

Ask the Clinician, Health Guide


Severe migraines, doctor wants signed contract for hydrocodone?

Full Question: I have had severe migraines for over 25 years and have gone to the same doctor for 35. After years of medications not working and taking over 1,600 MG of Advil a day, nothing worked until she gave me hydrocodone 10/325. My migraines the week before my period will be daily for 4-5 days and then I usually have a migraine 1 - 2 days... Read moreChevron
posted 07/22/2014, comments (0)|

liself2010, Community Member


Headaches everyday for 7 + years

Before my headaches started I was a healthy person working at a hospital in my small town back home from college during the summer. One day I was in with a patient and my vision went completed black I could not see a thing. Luckily my mom worked in the same hospital and I knew where her office was so I felt my way down to her office and I told her... Read moreChevron
posted 07/22/2014, comments (0)|
Teri Robert

Teri Robert, Health Guide

Author of "Living Well with Migraine Disease and Headaches"

Midrin medicines for Migraines? - Migraine Question of the Week

What's available now to replace Midrin for Migraines? That's just one of the great questions our readers have asked 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. Watson and I answer other questions in our Ask the... Read moreChevron
Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

Writer, Advocate, Photographer

Medication Side Effect or Heart Attack? I Go to the ER to Find Out

Pressure in the middle of my chest. Lightheaded. I feel like I can’t breathe in all the way. My left arm feels funny. My back hurts. My heart is beating really fast.     This was me last Sunday. I spent some time lost in feeling crappy, but then my brain finally kicked in. In February, I wrote a post about women and heart... Read moreChevron

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