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, [...]

2018-08-24T04:21:02+00:00March 24th, 2017|Head Pain, Headaches, Migraines|

Osteoporosis and Vertigo – What’s the Connection?

Vertigo is often described as the sensation that either a person or the things around him are spinning. One of the most common forms of vertigo is called benign paroxysmal positional vertigo and is brought about by moving the head or neck suddenly. A recent study focused on the link between osteoporosis and vertigo. Osteoporosis [...]

2018-08-24T04:22:47+00:00March 12th, 2017|Vertigo|

Dealing with Fibromyalgia While Pregnant

It is quite common for fibromyalgia to flare up when one becomes pregnant. There is much debate as to why this happens, but no one has come to a conclusive answer. Some common symptoms that one may experience while pregnant and suffering from fibromyalgia are: Severe cramping of muscles Increased sensitivity to tender spot pain [...]

2018-07-03T09:16:43+00:00February 26th, 2017|Fibromyalgia|

Chronic Headaches Can Lead to Loss of Tissue in the Brain

Chronic headaches are seen in 3 to 5% of the population around the globe. This means that these people have a headache for more than 15 days out of a 30-day period. Recent research has revealed that people in this situation may actually be losing brain tissue. There are a number of different types of [...]

2017-07-18T22:58:52+00:00February 12th, 2017|Migraines|

Seeking and Finding Solutions to Vertigo in Honolulu, HI

Vertigo is one of the main symptoms of Meniere’s disease. Episodes of Meniere’s typically last up to 6 hours. Sodium can be responsible for worsening of symptoms. Along with vertigo, Meniere’s is accompanied by: Ringing in the ears Hearing loss of low tones Caring for vertigo and Meniere’s often includes taking medications to reduce excess [...]

2018-06-28T00:55:52+00:00January 28th, 2017|Vertigo|

Fibromyalgia During Pregnancy

Since the vast majority of fibromyalgia sufferers are young women, it is important to learn about how it affects you throughout pregnancy.  Some symptoms of fibromyalgia, such as fatigue and nausea, are also pregnancy symptoms, so it might even be difficult to tell what's causing them.  Fibromyalgia should not stop you from starting a family, [...]

2018-06-28T00:34:30+00:00January 15th, 2017|Fibromyalgia|