Unfortunately in this day and age, the majority of ovarian cancers present at the late stage. Statistically 80% of all ovarian cancers present at an advanced stage either stage 3 or 4. Treatment options for those patients usually requires a combination of a surgery and chemotherapy. New advances in ovarian… Continue Reading Ovarian Cancer: Progression and Treatment Options
Dr. Lawrence C. Newman>>>Migraine is comorbid with a number of other conditions. A comorbid condition implies that two or more conditions occurred in the same person at a rate greater than would be expected purely by chance. Migraine has a number of important comorbidities. Neurologically, migraine is more common in… Continue Reading Migraine Sufferer Risk of Stroke or MS
Our new understanding of migraine suggests that migraine is a hereditary disorder. In fact a gene is passed down from one family member to another, and what we think is happening with this gene is that the migraine brain is a very over-sensitive brain, and by that I mean those… Continue Reading Migraine Sufferers, What Lifestyle Changes, Diet And Supplements Can Help?
Over the last couple of decades, we have learned quite a lot about migraine, not only about how to diagnose the disorder, but what is actually happening within the brains of people who suffered from migraine. Not only that, there are many more tools that we have available to us,… Continue Reading Recent Improvements In Migraine Treatment
Our new understanding of migraine suggests that migraine is a hereditary disorder. In fact a gene is passed down from one family member to another, and what we think is happening with this gene is that the migraine brain is a very over-sensitive brain, and by that I mean those… Continue Reading What Lifestyle Changes, Diet And Supplements Will Help Migraine Sufferers?
In general, there are four stages to a migraine attack, the prodrome, the aura, the headache itself, and then the postdrome. About 60% of patients experience the prodrome although in fact many of them do not realize it. Prodromal symptoms includes such things as hyperactivity, decreased ability to sleep. In… Continue Reading Symptoms and Stages Of A Migraine
Dr. Lawrence C. Newman>>>There are many different approaches that we used to treat people who suffer from migraine. In general, we divide the therapies into acute medications and preventative medications. The acute medications are medications that taken at the onset of the headache to shorten the attack of pain, and… Continue Reading The Different Medications Used To Treat Migraines