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|

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 [...]

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

Is Vestibular Neuronitis Affecting You?

Is Vestibular Neuronitis Affecting You? Vestibular neuronitis is characterized by the following: Severe vertigo attack Nystagmus (eye jerking movements) Nausea or vomiting Symptoms persisting for between 7-10 days With vestibular neuronitis, hearing is unaffected. The duration of these symptoms can be incredibly frustrating. Traditional management involves medication and potential vestibular rehabilitation if there are residual balance issues. [...]

Migraines: Long-term, Natural Relief In Honolulu

For anyone who has endured a migraine attack, you know how debilitating it can be.  For some, an episode can have effects that linger for days, even after the pain in the head subsides.  If you’ve been in this boat before, you’re not alone.  Over 37 million people in the U.S. suffer from migraines, and [...]

2018-06-27T06:13:21+00:00March 14th, 2016|Head Pain, Headaches, Migraines|

Understanding Migraine Triggers in Honolulu

For the 38 million people across the United States that suffer from migraines, figuring out what triggers them is important.  Common triggers are often thought to be red wine, cheeses, coffee, and chocolate.  Migraine sufferers are encouraged to keep a diary that records their daily food intake, as well as other possible factors such as [...]

2018-06-27T06:15:54+00:00February 15th, 2016|Head Pain, Headaches, Migraines, Triggers|

Fighting Migraines in Honolulu Hawaii

Migraines are one of the most debilitating health conditions. When someone suffers from this neurological condition, trying to alleviate pain is usually the top priority. Unfortunately, most treatments that are focused on pain relief do not address the underlying cause of migraines. Migraine Medication Provides Temporary Relief What types of medication are provided to those [...]

2018-06-27T05:44:57+00:00January 11th, 2016|Head Pain, Headaches, Migraines|