Wednesday, March 04, 2015

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Horrible Migraine Keeps Coming Back?

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A couple days ago I woke up to a horrible migraine; every time I got up I would get dizzy and my... Read moreChevron

posted 02/27/2015, comments (0)|
Lene  Andersen

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Writer, Advocate, Photographer

The Month Ahead: Taking Care of Yourself with RA

We are having yet another “interesting” winter. In my neck of the woods (Toronto, Canada), it has been 37 days since the temperatures were above freezing. That’s a really long time of being cold without a break. Much of the rest of North America has also been seeing some extremely wintry weather, Boston being one of the... Read moreChevron

posted 02/26/2015, comments (0)|
Teri Robert

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Author of "Living Well with Migraine Disease and Headaches"

Triptans for Migraine - Forms and Uses

Triptans are a class of drug called selective serotonin receptor agonists that are used to abort migraine attacks. The word “selective” is key... Read moreChevron

Cyndi Jordan

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Patient Advocate and Migraineur

Migraine and TACs - Differences and Diagnosing

Although we talk more about migraine than other headache disorders here, there are more than 300 headache disorders. The International Classification of... Read moreChevron

posted 02/20/2015, comments (0)|
Celeste Cooper

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Chronic pain patient, educator,and advocate

A Personal Account of Chronic Pain: What If

Getting personal

 

I am sure we can all relate to the temptation of giving in to dread. Yes, there you have it, I am human, I will make mistakes, and I deal with all the same things others who live with chronic pain encounter. I feel it is important to know we are not alone when facing decisions, and I wanted... Read moreChevron