Managing Migraines at Upper Cervical Hawaii in Honolulu

Anyone who suffers from migraines or knows someone who does can testify as to just how miserable they are to cope with. As many as 39 million American men, women, and children have migraines and as many as 1 billion globally suffer. Here are some interesting facts about migraines you may not be aware of: [...]

By |2018-07-03T09:09:53+00:00February 4th, 2018|Headaches, Migraines|

Tension Headaches? All Natural Relief Is Available!

A tension-type headache is known most generally for mild to moderate pain that is likened to a band that tightens around the head. Here is some interesting information about tension headaches: The diagnosis of tension headaches is made after a physical examination and a discussion of symptoms. In some cases, imaging may be recommended to [...]

By |2018-06-27T06:44:52+00:00November 5th, 2017|Headaches, Migraines|

Migraines Linked to Nervous System Function in Honolulu, HI

Migraines are difficult enough to deal with, but a new study suggests those who suffer from them may also be at a higher risk to have a stroke if their migraines are preceded by visual disturbances or an aura. The American Stroke Association’s annual meeting in 2016 reported on this finding. It was also found [...]

By |2018-06-27T05:57:56+00:00August 13th, 2017|Headaches, Migraines|

Children Get Migraines Too!

It may be surprising to learn that children suffer from severe migraines, as well as adults. As much as 10% of children over the age of 10 have migraines, while under age 10, about 5% suffer migraines. Neurologists in the pediatric field acknowledge that migraines in young ones happen more often than the majority of [...]

By |2018-05-30T08:45:00+00:00June 25th, 2017|Headaches, Migraines, Uncategorized|

When a Migraine Is Actually a Mixed Tension Headache

The pain of a migraine is extremely debilitating. It may sound a little strange, but a person can actually have another headache in addition to a migraine at the same time. These are sometimes referred to as mixed tension headaches, transformed migraines, or chronic migraines. No matter what the name is, the pain is horrible, [...]

By |2018-06-27T07:17:43+00:00March 24th, 2017|Head Pain, Headaches, Migraines|

Are Healthy Fats the Answer to Migraine Pain in Honolulu, HI?

Migraines seem to be a common condition in today’s world. As much as 12% of those living in the USA suffer from some sort of migraine issue. Migraines affect more women than men. The answer from the medical community to help patients cope with migraines is a prescription of one kind of another and possible [...]

By |2018-06-27T07:30:01+00:00December 25th, 2016|Headaches|

What Do Green Lights Have to Do with My Migraines?

Do you struggle with migraines?  If so, you’re among the 12% of the population who does.  Migraines are the 3rd most prevalent health condition in the world and are considered the 6th most debilitating.  As far as treatment options to get you feeling better go, you may have tried everything under the sun, from keeping [...]

By |2018-06-27T06:08:23+00:00August 8th, 2016|Headaches, Migraines|

Help a Headache with These 5 Foods

Headache disorders are one of the most common conditions affecting the nervous system.  There are many types of headaches – tension, cluster, and migraine to name a few.  All of these different headache types comes with its own hallmark symptoms, but the one thing they have in common is the painful and disabling headache component. [...]

By |2018-06-27T07:23:25+00:00July 18th, 2016|Headaches, Migraines|

The Rising Cost of Migraine Relief

Migraines, the 8th most disabling illness in the world, can be terrible to manage.  Not just a bad headache, migraines are a combination of neurological symptoms that include throbbing head pain, visual disturbances, nausea, dizziness and extreme sensitivity to light, sound, touch, and smell.  While dealing with the pain is tough enough, many people aren’t [...]

By |2018-06-27T06:01:40+00:00July 4th, 2016|Head Pain, Headaches, Migraines|

The Cost of Migraine Treatment in Honolulu

Migraine sufferers know that an attack can put them out of commission for the better part of the day or longer.  This has a big impact on their ability to maintain a regular work schedule, as well as a healthy social life with friends and family.  Approximately 1 in 10 people across the United States [...]

By |2018-06-27T06:43:15+00:00May 30th, 2016|Headaches, Migraines|