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How many people suffer from migraines?

How many people suffer from migraines?

WHO organization: According to WHO (World Health Organization). Half to three quarters of the adults aged 18–65 years in the world have had headache in the last year and among those individuals, more than 10% have reported migraine. Hope it helps. ...Read more

Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Migraine (Definition)

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


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I suffer from chronic headaches at work?

I suffer from chronic headaches at work?

Headache?: If you are having new onset headaches, please be seen by your local doctor. ...Read more

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Could people who suffer from asperger's syndrome usually suffer from severe anxiety?

Could people who suffer from asperger's syndrome usually suffer from severe anxiety?

Anxiety and Asperger: Yes, a person who has asperger's syndrome can have all the mental health issues as anyone else. They may be more prone to anxiety because they have trouble with social relationships and social cues (being able to read others intentions and meaning). Seeking assistance for anxiety may include social groups lead by a therapist, use of medications, and others. ...Read more

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Can people who suffer from asperger's syndrome usually suffer from severe anxiety?

Can people who suffer from asperger's syndrome usually suffer from severe anxiety?

Many have anxiety!: Individuals with asperger's, by the very nature of their difficulties, are more prone to rejection, misunderstanding, and misinterpretation of their actions. Consequently, they are more vulnerable to develop emotional problems, such as depression and anxiety. ...Read more

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I suffer from acute sleep disorder?

I suffer from acute sleep disorder?

Acute sleep disorder: Any sudden onset sleep disturbance should merit questions of what just happened in your life, or is there a possible organic cause. Good to see your primary care doc first, then if needed see a Psychologist or Physician expert in sleep disorders. See this book regarding resolving troubling dreams very rapidly. ...Read more

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How many people suffer from pseudotumor cerebri?

How many people suffer from pseudotumor cerebri?

Pseudotumor cerebri: Pseudotumor cerebri is a relatively common neurologic illness and may be an important preventable cause of blindness in obese young women. As far as incidence i would imagine 1 per 100, 000 to as many as 13 in 100, 000 based on the abstracts. ...Read more

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What percent of retired people suffer from chronic sleep disorders?

What percent of retired people suffer from chronic sleep disorders?

Great question: Sleep is one third of our life time the answer is probably on the cdc website best educted guess is 25%. ...Read more

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Can you suffer from epilepsy as well as suffer from panic disorder?

Can you suffer from epilepsy as well as suffer from panic disorder?

Yes: Many patients who have epilepsy have panic attacks and other spells that are not epileptic. It is traumatic to have true seizures; that makes people more anxious about benign sensations that normal people ignore. It is sometimes hard to be sure if a spell is anxiety or epilepsy, but this needs to be carefully decided because one doesn't want to take more anti-seizure medication for panic. ...Read more

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Can i suffer a stroke from stress?

Can i suffer a stroke from stress?

Clarification: Stress could elevate you blood pressure causing hypertensive stroke/bleed. Also can be a risk factor for plaque build up in blood vessels. ...Read more

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Can you suffer from bouts of melancholia?

Can you suffer from bouts of melancholia?

Yes: Melancholia is an old term for depression and depression is unfortunately often recurrent and chronic. ...Read more

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Could anyone suffer from two or more anxiety disorders?

Could anyone suffer from two or more anxiety disorders?

Possible: Anxiety can be experienced in very different forms: i always ask patients the following: worries , sensations, actions. ...Read more

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I suffer from vasomotor rhinitis. Help?

I suffer from vasomotor rhinitis. Help?

Vasomotor rhinitis: Vasomotor rhinitis is the old term for non-allergic, non-infectious rhinitis. So it is not allergies and not infections, but runny stuffy nose triggered by irritants such as temperature change, weather, smoke, perfume, etc. Avoidance is best, but not always practical. Topical nasal steroid sprays, the anticholinergic nasal spray atrovent nasal as well as astelin/astepro may all help. ...Read more

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My fiance suffers from terrible migraines. Could trazodone be the cause of them?

My fiance suffers from terrible migraines. Could trazodone be the cause of them?

Unlikely: Migraine is a dramatic event that may occur with stress or reaction to certain triggers. Certain foods and medicines may do this, but it is often not a clear cause. Trazadone is used with benefit in many migraine patients. She needs to explore causes and develop a thorough management plan. She needs to discuss these issues with her doctor. ...Read more

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What causes someone to suffer from constant facial pain or phantom toothache?

What causes someone to suffer from constant facial pain or phantom toothache?

NICO, etc.: 1.Neuralgia inducing cavitational osteonecrosis nico 2. High occlusion from recent tooth-work 3. Referred pain 4. Inflammation 5. Musculo-skeletal (TMJ) disorders 6. Etc. ...Read more

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How many young people suffer from back pain?

How many young people suffer from back pain?

A lot: Back pain is one of the most common ailments in young and old patients alike. It is estimated that 80% of us will suffer from back pain at some point in our lives. Most common for people in their 30's all the way through to their 60's. But almost all patients will get it in some form in their lives. ...Read more

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Suffer from depression, now on propranolol for tension headaches. Can depression cause the headaches? Get about 3 a day

Yes: Depression and stress can cause you to have headaches. Propanolol also can cause depression as a side effect. Best to discuss this with your doctor. There may be other alternatives to try that do not have the risk of possibly worsening your depression. ...Read more

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How many people suffer from a neurological disease?

How many people suffer from a neurological disease?

VARIABLE: Exact figures for total pts are not available, but are for the following diseases: migraine, 28 million alzheimer's, 5.2 million parkinson's, 1.5 million multiple sclerosis, 400, 000 (all are numbers from usa). ...Read more