Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Teri Robert's Posts

New Research Shows Migraine Responsible for 13% of Deaths in Women

For several years now, studies have shown an association between migraine and cardiovascular  disease and incidents. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) and events include diseases and events related to the heart and blood vessels and include: heart attack, aka myocardial infarction; atherosclerosis: a condition in which plaque builds up in the... Read moreChevron

Welcoming Our New Migraine Health Guide, Cyndi Jordan

It's my great pleasure to introduce you to our newest migraine health guide, Cyndi Jordan! Some of you already know Cyndi, and those of you who don't are going to truly enjoy getting to know her.   Cyndi fits right in with the rest of us - she has chronic migraine and shares the challenges and struggles of living with migraine disease. She... Read moreChevron

Vestibular Migraine - The Basics

A diagnosis of migraine isn't truly a complete diagnosis without specifying which form or forms of migraine we have. As we look for information and talk with others, we hear about many different forms of migraine, so many, in fact, that it can be somewhat overwhelming. It can also be problematic because different people, including doctors, can... Read moreChevron

How to Fake a Migraine Successfully - Another Wiki Problem

In June, I wrote about how unreliable Wikipedia is for health information, including information on about migraine. Now, another situation has developed that leads me to wonder if all wiki sites may be not only unreliable, but perhaps even harmful. The Situation: Last week, a Facebook friend brought my attention to an article on wikiHow... Read moreChevron

Ever pain-free enough to exercise daily? Migraine Question of the Week

This week, I'm taking our Migraine Question of the Week from a question one of my readers posted to my Facebook page, and it's a great one about daily exercise with 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, Cyndi and I... Read moreChevron