Headache From Epidural for Labor May Up Subdural Hematoma Risk
TUESDAY, Sept. 17, 2019 -- The presence of presumed postdural puncture headache after neuraxial anesthesia (epidural or spinal) in childbirth is associated with an increased risk for being diagnosed with an intracranial subdural hematoma, according... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Herbal remedies for improving dilation of blood vessels in the brain
(Natural News) Reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome (RCVS) is a rare condition caused by the sudden tightening of blood vessels that supply oxygen to the brain. It is characterized by severe ‘thunderclap’ headaches – with or without neurological symptoms – and in some cases, occasional seizures. RCVS can also lead to ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke. Traditionally, two... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudbury 5-Year-Old With EEE Making ‘ Slow And Steady Gains ’
SUDBURY (CBS) – A 5-year-old Sudbury girl who contracted Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) this summer is showing more positive signs. The family of Sophia Garabedian said that she “continues to make slow and steady gains” at Boston Children’s Hospital. More than $171,000 from over 3,300 donors has been raised on a GoFundMe page for Garabedian’s recovery. An update to the page on Sunday said she’s starting to get her appetite back and is able to whisper a few words. “She is meeting every day with neurologists and physical therapists and trying very hard,” the post reads. &ldq...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated Local EEE Sophia Garabedian Sudbury News Source Type: news

How to get rid of a migraine: Seven ways to reduce the pain and long-term changes to make
HOW TO get rid of a migraine: Migraines can prove extremely painful and uncomfortable for many sufferers, but currently there ’s no cure available. There are a number of ways symptoms can be lessened, including some easy diet and lifestyle changes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lundbeck buys Alder, eyeing migraine drug
Denmark ’s Lundbeck has agreed to buy Alder BioPharmaceuticals in a deal valued at almost $2 billion, hoping to profit from a potential blockbuster migraine drug. (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - September 16, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The Temporary Memory Lapse of Transient Global Amnesia
Those with T.G.A. do not experience any alteration in consciousness or abnormal movements. Only the ability to lay down memories is affected. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jane E. Brody Tags: Memory Amnesia Stroke Psychology and Psychologists Headaches Brain Source Type: news

Is This a Fasciculation?
Discussion Benign fasciculations are very common and occur in up to 70% of the general population. They occur at different points in people’s lives. They can be brought out by stress, poor sleep hygiene and caffeine. Caffeine has numerous uses especially for regulating sleep and attention. However too much can cause restlessness, jitteriness and sleep deprivation too. The recommended amount of caffeine for a teenager is
Source: PediatricEducation.org - September 16, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Fragrance sensitivity: why perfumed products can cause profound health problems
An intolerance to manufactured scents can lead to migraines, respiratory issues and long-term sick leave. So should they be banned in public spaces?If you flew abroad this summer, you probably passed through an airport ’s duty-free perfume section. Perhaps you paused to spritz yourself with an expensive scent you had no intention of buying, before making the obligatory trip to WH Smith for overpriced crisps and bottles of water.For most people, the wafting odours of perfume counters are not a problem. But, for some, the trip through duty free is a choking, cloying experience.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 15, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Sirin Kale Tags: Health & wellbeing Fragrance Fashion Medical research Science Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Health Time Bomb - Gold Rush in Cyclone Hit Areas Cause Upsurge in STIs
[263Chat] Gold rush in Cyclone Idai hit areas of Manicaland province has seen a drastic upsurge in Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), a health catastrophe that is likely to give the ministry of Health and Child Care severe headache,. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 13, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Best supplements for migraine: Could this vitamin reduce the frequency of your attacks?
BEST supplements for migraines: People prone to migraines will attest to how debilitating the condition can be. The unpredictability of when a migraine will strike can be particularly problematic. Growing evidence suggests a certain vitamin may offer a solution. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudbury 5-Year-Old Who Contracted EEE Showing Signs Of Improvement
SUDBURY (CBS) – Sophia Garabedian, a 5-year-old Sudbury girl who contracted Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), is showing signs of improvement at Boston Children’s Hospital. An online fundraising page has surpassed $125,000 to help pay for her care. Family members said on a GoFundMe page that swelling in Garabedian’s brain is beginning to subside. “She’s out of the acute phase and entering the recovery phase,” a Tuesday update said. Sophia Garabedian. (Family Photo) Garabedian was rushed to the hospital on September 3 after experiencing flu-like symptoms, headaches, and suffering a possi...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local EEE Sophia Garabedian Source Type: news

The Link Between Menopause and Chronic Pain
A study has found that women with menopause symptoms are nearly twice as likely to have chronic pain diagnoses, such as fibromyalgia, migraine, and back pain. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Migraine may raise dementia, Alzheimer's risk
New research finds a 'significant' association between a history of migraine and various forms of dementia, and Alzheimer's disease in particular. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

A no-deal Brexit would bring chaos to the NHS, warns UNISON
The uncertainty and chaos of a no-deal Brexit could push an already under pressure NHS over the edge with patients the biggest losers, says UNISON today (Sunday). Speaking ahead of the opening of the 151st Trades Union Congress in Brighton, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “No responsible politician working for the good of the country would allow the NHS to plunge into the no-deal abyss. The Prime Minister must ditch his do-or-die bluster, respect the law by asking the EU for an extension and then let the country decide its future in a general election. “The chaos and uncertainty a no-deal Brexit wou...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 8, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: Press release BREXIT dave prentis NHS no deal wrecks it Source Type: news

Migraines: Sufferers could be at risk of another condition - what to do
Migraines can be debilitating and can have a negative impact on a person's day-to-day life. According to a new survey, suffering from migraines leaves one in four people suffering with another condition - depression. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why does the keto diet cause flu-like symptoms?
The ketogenic diet can cause minor, short term symptoms, such as nausea, fatigue, and headaches. People sometimes call this the keto flu. It occurs as the body gets used to the diet. Learn about causes and treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Migraines are a 'significant risk' factor for getting dementia for women
Researchers at the University of Waterloo in Canada believe extreme headaches may cause inflammation in the brain, leading to neurological damage which may cause memory loss. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AAN, AHS Release New Guidelines on Pediatric Migraine AAN, AHS Release New Guidelines on Pediatric Migraine
More evidence for using triptans alone or with NSAIDs for acute migraine and using a more holistic approach to prevention are highlights of pediatric guidelines updated for the first time since 2004.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 4, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

September 2019
Teen Suicide : Understanding the Risk and Getting Help Preventing Falls : Tips to Keep You on Your Feet Migraine Trainer Sleeping With Artificial Light Linked to Obesity Volunteers Needed for Caregiving Study STEM Teaching Resources (Source: NIH News in Health)
Source: NIH News in Health - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Researchers determine local acupuncture needling is important for treating peripheral neuropathy successfully
(Natural News) Researchers recently found a connection between local acupuncture points and the peripheral nerves involved in neuropathy and neuropathic pain. They concluded that stimulating those local points with needles ensures the successful treatment of peripheral neuropathy. Numerous studies show that acupuncture improves medical conditions like chronic lower back pain, migraine and tension headaches, and chemotherapy-related... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the early symptoms of a brain tumor?
Early symptoms of a brain tumor can include headaches, vision problems, and mood swings. However, because they are so general, diagnosis can be difficult. The symptoms tend to vary depending on the location and stage of the tumor. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Cancer symptoms: Do you have this type of headache? Warning signs of a brain tumour
CANCER symptoms can be difficult to detect because they are similar to those of less serious conditions. Brain tumours can reveal themselves through a range of symptoms, and certain types of headaches may be a warning sign. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DR ELLIE CANNON: How can I ease this awful pain if I can't get my migraine pills?
DR ELLIE CANNON: It is estimated that about six million Britons regularly suffer migraines. Migraleve has been one of the most popular treatments for several years. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Research identifies the culprit that makes women more susceptible to migraines
(Natural News) When it comes to migraine, women are much more vulnerable than men. A new study tracked the source of these headaches to the meninges, where calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) triggered pain-related activity in female rats but not in male rats. CGRP contributes to the onset of migraines. Until recently, no one knew exactly where inside the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Migraine Risk is Brewing Among Heavy Caffeine Drinkers
A cup of coffee/day keeps migraine away? It can, but before recommending another cup to migraine patients, review findings just published. (Source: ConsultantLive)
Source: ConsultantLive - August 29, 2019 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Sydney Jennings Tags: Headache and Migraine News Source Type: news

Hundreds of Detained Migrants Diagnosed With Mumps in 19 States
Mumps has swept through 57 immigration detention facilities in 19 states since September, according to the first U.S. government report on the outbreaks in the overloaded immigration system. The virus sickened 898 adult migrants and 33 detention center staffers, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in its report Thursday. New cases continue as migrants are taken into custody or transferred between facilities, the report said. As of last week, outbreaks were happening in 15 facilities in seven states. In response to the report, Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesman Bryan Cox said medical professionals...
Source: TIME: Health - August 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Carla K. Johnson / AP Tags: Uncategorized Immigration onetime Source Type: news

Finally, a Promising Drug in Huntington's Finally, a Promising Drug in Huntington's
Dr Christoph Diener discusses new findings in neurology, including studies related to Huntington's disease, rehabilitation, and headache.Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - August 29, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Commentary Source Type: news

Headache Home Remedies
Title: Headache Home RemediesCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/12/2016 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/29/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Migraine General)
Source: MedicineNet Migraine General - August 29, 2019 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Coffee Reconsidered: New Grounds for Drinking It
Caffeine moderation moderates cardiovascular risk, caffeine is  not what is keeping you up at night, and 4 more recent studies on caffeine intake.  (Source: ConsultantLive)
Source: ConsultantLive - August 29, 2019 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Leo Robert Tags: Cardiovascular Disease Headache and Migraine News T2 Diabetes Source Type: news

September 2019
Teen Suicide : Understanding the Risk and Getting Help Preventing Falls : Tips to Keep You on Your Feet Migraine Trainer Sleeping With Artificial Light Linked to Obesity Volunteers Needed for Caregiving Study STEM Teaching Resources (Source: NIH News in Health)
Source: NIH News in Health - August 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High School Start Time and Migraine Frequency in HS Students High School Start Time and Migraine Frequency in HS Students
Might giving high school students more sleep time by starting school later reduce their incidence of migraine?Headache (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Mother tells how she suffered a stroke on her BIRTHDAY in Lanzarote
Elizabeth Frost, 49, thought the heat on a week-long break to Lanzarote with her friend Lisa Coles was to blame for her persistent headaches. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can acupressure relieve headaches?
Acupressure is a form of complementary or alternative medicine. Read about research on the efficacy of acupressure for headache, and learn some simple acupressure techniques to try at home. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

Facing Up to a Lesser Known Form of Migraine Pain
Title: Facing Up to a Lesser Known Form of Migraine PainCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/21/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/22/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Migraine General)
Source: MedicineNet Migraine General - August 22, 2019 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

What Is Menstrual Migraine? What Is Menstrual Migraine?
Dr Deborah Reed discusses the causes of and treatment options for this condition.American Headache Society and Medscape (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - August 22, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Article Source Type: news

One in 10 people who suffer from headaches also have facial pain
Scientists from the University of Hamburg hope understanding the difference between facial pain and headaches will lead to the development of new treatments. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Facial Involvement in Primary Headaches Occurs Infrequently
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 21, 2019 -- Facial involvement in primary headaches occurs infrequently, according to a study published online Aug. 21 in Neurology. Christian Ziegeler, M.D., and Arne May, M.D., Ph.D., from the University Medical Center... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 21, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Facing Up to a Lesser Known Form of Migraine Pain
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 21, 2019 -- It's bad enough to have an aching head, but about one in 10 people who suffer from headaches also experience facial pain, researchers have found. The study included more than 2,900 people with primary headaches. These... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 21, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Understanding Sodium Azide
Sodium azide (NaN3), a colorless-to-white crystalline solid that is odorless and moderately soluble in water, is the most prevalent inorganic compound used as an antibacterial and antimicrobial agent in bulk reagents and stock solutions in the in vitro diagnostics (IVD) industry. If you were to review the composition of almost any phosphate-buffered saline formulation or any other stock solution that needs to have a prolonged shelf life used in the industry, there is a very high probability you will find sodium azide in a percentage by volume varying between 0.1%-0.05%. Sodium azide does present significant safety concerns...
Source: MDDI - August 20, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Aaron Benz Tags: IVD Source Type: news

zolmitriptan (Zomig, Zomig-ZMT)
Title: zolmitriptan (Zomig, Zomig-ZMT)Category: MedicationsCreated: 2/3/1999 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/20/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Migraine General)
Source: MedicineNet Migraine General - August 20, 2019 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes eyebrow pain?
There are many possible causes of eyebrow pain, including sinusitis, headaches, shingles, and glaucoma. Learn about these and other causes, as well as how to get relief, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

Anti-Migraine Drug Recalled Due to Potential Contamination Anti-Migraine Drug Recalled Due to Potential Contamination
The voluntary recall of eletriptan hydrobromide 40-mg tablets is due to potential contamination with Pseudomonas and Burkholderia bacteria, the manufacturer has announced.News Alerts (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - August 19, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

With nod to fuel-injection technology, this company seeks $86M IPO to send migraine drug up your schnoz
The three-year-old South San Francisco company last month launched a late-stage clinical trial of its self-administered, pre-filled, single-use device delivering a dry-powder migraine drug through the nose. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

With nod to fuel-injection technology, this company seeks $86M IPO to send migraine drug up your schnoz
The three-year-old South San Francisco company last month launched a late-stage clinical trial of its self-administered, pre-filled, single-use device delivering a dry-powder migraine drug through the nose. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 19, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes a persistent headache?
This article discusses common causes, treatment options, and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

How to Avoid Vehicle Pollution When You ’re Stuck in Traffic
Most non-electric motor vehicles emit multiple airborne pollutants, including nitrogen dioxide, hydrocarbons, and ultrafine chemical particles. Breathing in these pollutants can cause or contribute to a wide range of health problems, from heart and lung disease to neurological, reproductive and immune system dysfunction. Studies have repeatedly found that people who live near busy roadways are at elevated risks for these health issues. Young children, the elderly, and people with lung disease are especially vulnerable to vehicle-emitted pollution. But anyone who spends a lot of time commuting and sitting in heavy traffic&m...
Source: TIME: Health - August 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Air Pollution Science Source Type: news

Melatonin: A Biomarker in Children, Adolescents With Migraine? Melatonin: A Biomarker in Children, Adolescents With Migraine?
Could decreased overnight melatonin levels be useful as a predictive marker for next day migraine in children and adolescents?Headache (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Avoid These Headaches During Regulatory Submissions
Our technical consulting group at Nelson Laboratories acts as a bridge between medical device companies and regulatory bodies, putting us in a good position to understand both sides and what they need from each other. This also creates an opportunity for us to recognize the typical deficiencies, mishaps, or errors that are identified by regulatory agencies during the submission process and to provide our expertise to medical device manufacturers about how to structure and document their submission paperwork to avoid some of these common mistakes. Oftentimes we receive feedback from FDA or a notified body that a submission ...
Source: MDDI - August 16, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Helin R äägel Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

Migraine Meds Recalled for Bacteria Risk
The bacteria, from the genus pseudomonas and the genus burkholderia, can enter the bloodstream and cause serious, life-threatening infections. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trendy Keto diet loved by celebrities 'relieves migraines in just a month'
Scientists from the Don Carlo Gnocchi Foundation in Milan tested the diet on migraine sufferers. It is loved by Hollywood's resident 'health guru' Gwyneth Paltrow and Bond girl Halle Berry. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news