For frequent headaches or Migraines, preventive medications can be a good option. There are over 100 medications and supplements and virtually endless combinations of them available today. To give each medication a fair trial, would take 25 years!
This is a thought-provoking book. Dr. Buchholz makes some excellent points, but readers should remember that he's writing about his hypotheses rather than blindly accepting everything written in any book.
From definitions of types of Migraines and headaches to commonly used medications in the treatment of Migraines and headache diseases, to self-advocacy and dealing with family issues, this book has it all.
How do we explain "how much" pain we're experiencing in a way that's universally understood? As headache and Migraine patients we can absolutely relate. Jackson explores pain as the "Fifth Vital Sign," as measurable as temperature, blood pressure, heart beat, and respiration.