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BOTOX (OnabotulinumtoxinA) FOR CHRONIC MIGRAINE; EFFECTIVE PATTERN, TECHNIQUE, AND WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW. NOT ALL BOTOX TREATMENTS ARE CREATED EQUAL.

BOTOX (OnabotulinumtoxinA) FOR CHRONIC MIGRAINE; EFFECTIVE PATTERN, TECHNIQUE, AND WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW. NOT ALL BOTOX TREATMENTS ARE CREATED EQUAL....
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STOP LETTING YOUR CHRONIC MIGRAINE AND CHRONIC PAIN DEFINE YOU AND YOUR BRAIN PLASTICITY.

STOP LETTING YOUR CHRONIC MIGRAINE AND CHRONIC PAIN DEFINE YOU AND YOUR BRAIN PLASTICITY. @Neuralgroover Background I see the worst...
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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) HEADACHE, COVID-19 HEADACHE TREATMENT, AND WHY YOUR MIGRAINES ARE WORSE WITHOUT EVEN BEING INFECTED.

    CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) HEADACHE, COVID-19 HEADACHE TREATMENT, AND WHY YOUR MIGRAINES ARE WORSE WITHOUT EVEN BEING INFECTED. @Neuralgroover Background...
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WHEN TO SEE A HEADACHE SPECIALIST AND HOW TO PREPARE TO GET THE MOST FROM THE APPOINTMENT.

    WHEN TO SEE A HEADACHE SPECIALIST AND HOW TO PREPARE TO GET THE MOST FROM THE APPOINTMENT. @Neuralgroover...
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AIMOVIG vs. AJOVY vs. EMGALITY vs. VYEPTI. BATTLE OF THE CGRP MONOCLONAL ANTIBODY ANTAGONISTS; WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENCES AND WHICH IS BEST FOR YOU?

AIMOVIG vs AJOVY vs EMGALITY vs VYEPTI. BATTLE OF THE CGRP MONOCLONAL ANTIBODY ANTAGONISTS; WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENCES AND WHICH...
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BEST HEADACHE AND MIGRAINE PREVENTION MEDICATIONS AND TREATMENTS, WHEN YOU SHOULD START ONE, AND WHEN YOU SHOULD STOP IT.

    BEST HEADACHE AND MIGRAINE PREVENTION MEDICATIONS AND TREATMENTS, WHEN YOU SHOULD START ONE, AND WHEN YOU SHOULD STOP...
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CEFALY vs. NERIVIO vs. GAMMACORE vs. SPRING TMS. NEUROMODULATORY DEVICES FOR MIGRAINE AND CLUSTER HEADACHE: WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENCES AND WHICH IS BEST?

CEFALY vs. NERIVIO vs. GAMMACORE vs. SPRING TMS. NEUROMODULATORY DEVICES FOR MIGRAINE AND CLUSTER HEADACHE: WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENCES AND...
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VISUAL SNOW, PERSISTENT MIGRAINE AURA, MIGRAINOUS STROKE, AND WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW.

VISUAL SNOW, PERSISTENT MIGRAINE AURA, MIGRAINOUS STROKE, AND WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW.

    VISUAL SNOW, PERSISTENT MIGRAINE AURA, MIGRAINOUS STROKE, AND WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW. @Neuralgroover INTRODUCTION The International Classification of...
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MEDICAL MARIJUANA (CANNABIS) FOR MIGRAINE, HEADACHE AND PAIN. A CRASH COURSE OF EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW.

MEDICAL MARIJUANA (CANNABIS) FOR MIGRAINE, HEADACHE AND PAIN. A CRASH COURSE OF EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW. @Neuralgroover BACKGROUND Medical...
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MENSTRUAL MIGRAINE TREATMENT TIPS AND CONTRACEPTION STROKE RISK

      MENSTRUAL MIGRAINE TREATMENT TIPS AND CONTRACEPTION STROKE RISK. @Neuralgroover   BACKGROUND Pure menstrual migraine and menstrually-related migraine...
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NATURAL MIGRAINE TREATMENT FOR PREVENTION WITH VITAMINS AND SUPPLEMENTS. WHICH ARE BEST?

NATURAL MIGRAINE TREATMENT FOR PREVENTION WITH VITAMINS AND SUPPLEMENTS. WHICH ARE BEST? @Neuralgroover Worldwide, migraine affects more than 10-12% of...
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UBRELVY (UBROGEPANT) vs. NURTEC ODT (RIMEGEPANT) vs. REYVOW (LASMIDITAN) vs. TRIPTANS. NEW MIGRAINE ABORTIVE OPTIONS ARE FINALLY HERE, BUT WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENCES AND IS ONE BEST FOR YOU?

UBRELVY (UBROGEPANT) vs. NURTEC ODT (RIMEGEPANT) vs. REYVOW (LASMIDITAN) vs. TRIPTANS. NEW MIGRAINE ABORTIVE OPTIONS ARE FINALLY HERE, BUT WHAT...
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CBD (CANNABIDIOL) FOR MIGRAINE, HEADACHE, AND PAIN. EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW.

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REBOUND HEADACHE (MEDICATION OVERUSE HEADACHE); WHAT IT IS, AND HOW TO BREAK FREE FROM THE VICIOUS CYCLE.

      REBOUND HEADACHE (MEDICATION OVERUSE HEADACHE); WHAT IT IS, AND HOW TO BREAK FREE FROM THE VICIOUS CYCLE...
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WHAT ARE THE TRIPTAN DIFFERENCES AND WHICH IS BEST? HOW TO FINE-TUNE WHICH TRIPTAN MAY BE MOST EFFECTIVE FOR YOU.

WHAT ARE THE TRIPTAN DIFFERENCES AND WHICH IS BEST? HOW TO FINE-TUNE WHICH TRIPTAN MAY BE MOST EFFECTIVE FOR YOU.

    WHAT ARE THE TRIPTAN DIFFERENCES AND WHICH IS BEST? HOW TO FINE-TUNE WHICH TRIPTAN MAY BE MOST EFFECTIVE...
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CHIARI MALFORMATION HEADACHE, AND WHY YOU MAY STILL HAVE A DAILY HEADACHE FOLLOWING CHIARI DECOMPRESSION SURGERY.

CHIARI MALFORMATION HEADACHE, AND WHY YOU MAY STILL HAVE A DAILY HEADACHE FOLLOWING CHIARI DECOMPRESSION SURGERY. @Neuralgroover     Chiari...
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MIGRAINE HEADACHES EXPLAINED.

Posted by on 5:17 am in Headache Disorders, Migraine, Migraine Treatments | Comments Off on MIGRAINE HEADACHES EXPLAINED.

Last updated on April 30th, 2021 at 11:13 pmMIGRAINE HEADACHES EXPLAINED. @Neuralgroover Migraines are a very intense type of headache that are often accompanied by other symptoms, including nausea, vomiting, sensitivity to light and sound, as well as neurological symptoms such as visual disturbances, numbness or tingling, speech disturbances (slurred speech, difficulty getting words out), weakness, vertigo, cognitive dysfunction or “cognitive fog”, among other things. Migraines tend to be more prevalent in women than in men, with...

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ONE-SIDED HEADACHE WITH CONGESTED RUNNY NOSE, OR RED, TEARING AND SWOLLEN EYE. 5 REASONS WHY.

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ONE-SIDED HEADACHE WITH CONGESTED RUNNY NOSE, OR RED, TEARING AND SWOLLEN EYE. 5 REASONS WHY.

Last updated on July 13th, 2021 at 07:01 amONE-SIDED HEADACHE WITH CONGESTED RUNNY NOSE, OR RED, TEARING AND SWOLLEN EYE. 5 REASONS WHY. @Neuralgroover BACKGROUND Do you have a one-sided headache, left-sided headache, right-sided headache, or one-sided head pain with some variation of one-sided symptoms such as runny nose, nasal congestion or stuffiness, red eye, tearing eye, droopiness of the eyelid, puffiness or swelling around the eye, facial sweating or flushing, or clogged ear feeling? These symptoms are called autonomic symptoms, and...

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TYPES OF HEADACHES.

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Last updated on April 30th, 2021 at 11:14 pmTYPES OF HEADACHES – 2021 @Neuralgroover According to the World Health Organization, headaches are a global problem, affecting people of all races, income levels, and regional areas. Headache disorders impact about 50% of people worldwide. Moreover, it is estimated that 50% to 75% of adults aged 18 to 65 have suffered from a headache or a migraine within the last year. A smaller percentage of people worldwide, 1.7% to 4%, have headaches that last for two weeks or longer. Let’s take a...

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TENSION HEADACHES.

Posted by on 12:55 am in Headache Disorders | Comments Off on TENSION HEADACHES.

Last updated on May 23rd, 2021 at 02:06 am    TENSION HEADACHES – 2021 @Neuralgroover Tension headaches are the most common types of headaches that people suffer. In fact, tension headaches afflict three out of every four Americans from time to time, according to Harvard Medical. Chronic tension headaches are very infrequent, but they do persist in some individuals on occasion. What Are Tension Headaches? Tension headaches produce a dull pain on both sides of the head and on occasion may cause some additional aching sensations...

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FOODS THAT STOP NAUSEA IN ITS TRACKS.

Posted by on 3:00 pm in Migraine Treatments, Uncategorized | Comments Off on FOODS THAT STOP NAUSEA IN ITS TRACKS.

Last updated on July 1st, 2021 at 10:21 amFOODS THAT STOP NAUSEA IN ITS TRACKS. @Neuralgroover Nausea is an extremely common symptom across a wide spectrum of diseases. It is one of the main symptoms in the ICHD3 diagnostic criteria for migraine. Nausea is one of the 3 “most bothersome migraine symptoms” (along with photophobia (sensitivity to light) and phonophobia (sensitivity to sound)) which most acute/abortive (as-needed) migraine medication clinical research studies assess as a primary data endpoint in trying to resolve, because it is...

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HEADACHE CHART AND HEADACHE LOCATIONS FOR DIFFERENT TYPES OF HEADACHES.

Posted by on 9:40 pm in Facial Pain, Headache Disorders, Migraine | Comments Off on HEADACHE CHART AND HEADACHE LOCATIONS FOR DIFFERENT TYPES OF HEADACHES.

Last updated on July 13th, 2021 at 06:43 amHEADACHE CHART AND HEADACHE LOCATIONS FOR DIFFERENT TYPES OF HEADACHES. @Neuralgroover   I can picture it now. You’re sitting there late at night breaking out into a cold sweat, heart racing, convincing yourself a brain tumor is the cause of your headache as you are Googling a variety of terms such as… …temple headache, headache behind eye, headache behind eyes, headache on top of head, headache in the temples, headache back of head, headache in front of head, headache on one side, front of head...

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WAKING UP WITH HEADACHES: 6 TYPES OF WAKE UP HEADACHES.

Posted by on 12:49 am in Headache Disorders, Migraine | Comments Off on WAKING UP WITH HEADACHES: 6 TYPES OF WAKE UP HEADACHES.

Last updated on April 30th, 2021 at 11:16 pmWAKING UP WITH HEADACHES: 6 TYPES OF WAKE UP HEADACHES. @Neuralgroover   WAKE UP HEADACHE Do you frequently wake up with a headache? This is a common feature with several types of headache disorders, but they are all distinct headache types with completely different treatments. Let’s discuss the 6 most common types of wake up headaches and the reasons why you may be waking up with headaches.   1) MIGRAINE Migraine commonly causes wake up headaches for many patients, and is by far THE most...

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RIMEGEPANT (NURTEC ODT) VS. ATOGEPANT FOR MIGRAINE PREVENTION. THE GEPANTS AREN’T JUST FOR ABORTIVE TREATMENT ANYMORE! NURTEC ODT MAKES HISTORY AS THE FIRST SIMULTANEOUS MIGRAINE ABORTIVE AND PREVENTIVE.

Posted by on 11:35 pm in Migraine Treatments | Comments Off on RIMEGEPANT (NURTEC ODT) VS. ATOGEPANT FOR MIGRAINE PREVENTION. THE GEPANTS AREN’T JUST FOR ABORTIVE TREATMENT ANYMORE! NURTEC ODT MAKES HISTORY AS THE FIRST SIMULTANEOUS MIGRAINE ABORTIVE AND PREVENTIVE.

Last updated on July 22nd, 2021 at 12:39 am    RIMEGEPANT (NURTEC ODT) VS. ATOGEPANT FOR MIGRAINE PREVENTION. THE GEPANTS AREN’T JUST FOR ABORTIVE TREATMENT ANYMORE! NURTEC ODT MAKES HISTORY AS THE FIRST SIMULTANEOUS MIGRAINE ABORTIVE AND PREVENTIVE. @Neuralgroover BACKGROUND The gepants were the first to emerge as new migraine abortive options, and the first new migraine specific abortive class since the triptans came to market in 1992. The first to become available was Ubrogepant (Ubrelvy) from Allergan in January 2020. Then...

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WHAT A PAIN IN THE BACK OF THE HEAD! OCCIPITAL NEURALGIA, TREATMENTS, AND TECHNIQUE FOR OCCIPITAL NERVE BLOCK.

Posted by on 6:45 pm in Headache Disorders | Comments Off on WHAT A PAIN IN THE BACK OF THE HEAD! OCCIPITAL NEURALGIA, TREATMENTS, AND TECHNIQUE FOR OCCIPITAL NERVE BLOCK.

Last updated on July 13th, 2021 at 07:08 amWHAT A PAIN IN THE BACK OF THE HEAD! OCCIPITAL NEURALGIA, TREATMENTS, AND TECHNIQUE FOR OCCIPITAL NERVE BLOCK. @Neuralgroover HEADACHE IN THE BACK OF THE HEAD – OCCIPITAL NEURALGIA SYMPTOMS Occipital neuralgia is a miserable nagging soreness, pain, and headache in the back of the head, often described as a base of skull headache. I tell patients to think of occipital neuralgia as “sciatica of the head”. This back of head pain is typically felt in the suboccipital region (where the base of the...

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SYNCOPE EPISODE, SYNCOPE DEFINITION, AND AN EASY TOOL TO QUICKLY RECALL ALL CAUSES OF SYNCOPE.

Posted by on 3:33 am in Migraine, Uncategorized | Comments Off on SYNCOPE EPISODE, SYNCOPE DEFINITION, AND AN EASY TOOL TO QUICKLY RECALL ALL CAUSES OF SYNCOPE.

Last updated on July 1st, 2021 at 10:22 amSYNCOPE EPISODE, SYNCOPE DEFINITION, AND AN EASY TOOL TO QUICKLY RECALL ALL CAUSES OF SYNCOPE. @Neuralgroover If you have ever had a syncope episode (passing out, or fainting), you know how scary it can be. It is scary not only from the event itself, but sorting out the causes of syncope can be both scary and frustrating. Syncope is not an uncommon association with migraine attacks. This is most often due to a vasovagal response related to the severe pain of the migraine or dehydration from vomiting....

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