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How to reduce migraine?

How to reduce migraine?

Prevent migraines: There are many things one can do to help decrease their headaches. Good sleep, good nutrition, stress management, and exercise are a few. Also, daily preventive medications can help reduce the intensity and frequency of attacks. Its important to work with your doctor to find the best approach for you. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Headache (Definition)

The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more


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How to prevent migraines?

How to prevent migraines?

Your life style: Migraine is a neurologic/body disorder; get your life style back in order. Keep the same schedule daily, drink lots of water, moderate exercise regularly, balanced diet to keep your weight down, pain diary. Treatments: physical therapy, acupuncture, supplements, stress control/relaxation, biofeedback, cognitive behavioral therapy. Most important: see your physician for a proper diagnosis. ...Read more

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How to reduce pain of child migraine?

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How to reduce pain of child migraine?

Juvenile migraine: Migraine is a common disorder in children. The management includes 1) patient and parents education, 2) nonpharmacological management, and 3) pharmacological (medical) management. See a headache specialist for professional help. ...Read more

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How to reduce stammering?

How to reduce stammering?

Find a Speech Pathol: Speech pathologists are often found affiliated with rehabilitation centers or in teaching programs at university centers. Their training focuses on the complexity of speech & language development & methods to help those with difficulty refine & improve their skill in this area. Your pcp may be able to identify local sources you can work with. ...Read more

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How best to prevent headaches?

How best to prevent headaches?

Avoid triggers: Keep a headache diary to identify foods or other situations that trigger the headache. Minimize caffeine and alcohol consumption. Improve sleep hygeine. ...Read more

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How to cure migraine?

How to cure migraine?

See a neurologist: There is no cure but a great treatment management exists, which can alleviate your symptoms big time, but your have to see a neurologist to rule out any other possibilities of your headache. ...Read more

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How to manage migraines?

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How to manage migraines?

Headaches: If they are migraines then there are many different options like ibuprofen and paracetamol. Anti-nausea medications may help, caffeine, and tryptan type medications are options. If they happen frequently there are several options to use as preventative medications. Relaxation , rest, and breathing techniques are another option too consider also. ...Read more

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What can I do to reduce migraines?

What can I do to reduce migraines?

Avoid triggers: If you can learn what triggers your migraines, avoid the triggers and maybe the migraines will be reduced. This is neither easy nor exact in most cases, but can help. Track the conditions surrounding each migraine--time of day, food, medications, amount of sleep, anxiety and/or activity levels, etc.--and note the commonalities. Those are likely triggers. Avoid them and see if ot helps. ...Read more

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How to reduce snoring?

How to reduce snoring?

R/O OSA: OSA can be suggested by history and physical. Excess snoring/daytime sleepiness/apneic episodes/ aM headaches. And the Exam obesity/small oral airway/collar size>18. The definitive test is a PSG with split night/CPAP titration. I would request copy of sleep study and get a second opinion if you are not satisfied with the options. You are young CPAP can be difficult to tolerate. ENT FOR UPP EVA ...Read more

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How can we reduce headache easily?

How can we reduce headache easily?

Best Headache Meds: A 2014 study indicates that medication containing a combination of acetylsalicylic acid, (aspirin), acetaminophen(paracetamol), and caffeine is more effective than acetaminophen alone. http://thejournalofheadacheandpain.springeropen.com/articles/10.1186/1129-2377-15-76 ...Read more

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How to avoid triggers of migraines?

How to avoid triggers of migraines?

Track triggers: Keep a headache diary so you can isolate your triggers and therefore avoid them. Be aware of certain foods, stress, light, lack of sleep, and times of the month. ...Read more

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How to decrease cholesetrol?

How to decrease cholesetrol?

Reduce fats: Decreasing dietary fat intake and increasing aerobic exercise to optimize weight is a good starting point for reducing cholesterol levels. Some people are genetically predisposed to have elevated cholesterol despite lifestyle modification, and require medications. Great question, and good luck! ...Read more

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How to reduce teeth sensitivity, what to do?

How to reduce teeth sensitivity, what to do?

See a dentist: See a dentist to determine what's causing the sensitivity. There are many possible causes and each one has their own specific remedy. ...Read more

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How to treat maigraine headache?

How to treat maigraine headache?

Dark room: Sometimes resting in a dark room is all that helps. There are medicines called triptans that your doctor can prescribe that help many people. If they are infrequent, you might try excedrin migraine. ...Read more

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How to reduce coughing?

How to reduce coughing?

Cough remedies: Hydrate well. Consider using a warm air vaporizer. Mix several teaspoons of honey into herbal tea with a squeeze of lemon juice. Or make tea with 2 tsp of marshmallow root bark per 1cup of hot water (steep in a covered pot for at least 5 minutes). Drink several times a day or as needed to relieve coughing. See a physician if your cough is not resolving, difficulty breathing or temp > 104. ...Read more

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How to reduce the colestrol?

How to reduce the colestrol?

Depends on level and: ratio of HDL/total cholesterol, total HDL level, total; LDL level and non- HDL cholesterol ( done with fasting blood testing)/ I always suggest dietary and physicial modifications: diet: low fat, high fiber, lots of fresh fruit and vegetable, fiber ( bran, cereals) , limit red meats and add checken and fish,exercise 30-40 imin at least 4 times/week. Walking, biking running, high/low impact aerobic ...Read more

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How can I prevent migraines?

How can I prevent migraines?

In many cases: 85 percent have triggers which vary from person to person. Some may be avoided such as lack of sleep, alcohol, certain foods, stress, bright lights. There are medications which may be effective to prevent frequent migraines such as beta blockers, antidepressants, topiramate, and divalproex sodium. ...Read more

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How to reduce pimples?

How to reduce pimples?

Acne: Don't wash your face with body soap. Also don't use alcohol or comedogenic products on your face. Try to find an acne wash system like neutrogena or something with benzoyl peroxide. Following low sodium diet might help too, since acne-causing bacteria like salt. You can try to prevent spreading bacteria onto your face by not touching your face, washing your phone, etc. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Migraine Headaches (Definition)

Migraine headaches are a common condition that often include a headache with throbbing, pulsing pain, blurriness of vision, nausea, and sensitivity to light. They ...Read more


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Migraine (Definition)

A type of headache that is associated with throbbing localized pain and usually causes light ...Read more