Is There a Link Between Migraines and Hormones? – Adel Olshansky, MD – Neurologist

Is There a Link Between Migraines and Hormones? – Adel Olshansky, MD – Neurologist

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– So many patients very sensitive to hormonal changes. For example, in women we diagnose catamenial migraines, migraines that sensitive to hormonal fluctuation. Very commonly patient may notice a day or two before periods, menstruation, during the ovulation time, they will have a migraine. And the reason for it, because during menstrual cycle, you have …

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Migraines 101: Symptoms

Migraines 101: Symptoms

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Migraines are quite common, I would say United States statistics, 30 to 40 million adult patients with migraines. So, one in six, one in ten Americans has a migraine one time or more than one time in their lifetime. So, headache is just one of the symptoms of the syndrome. So, migraine is a–then comes …

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Seattle Migraine Treatment and Relief at the Center for Healing Neurology – Neurologist

Seattle Migraine Treatment and Relief at the Center for Healing Neurology – Neurologist

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What is a migraine? A migraine is a severe, debilitating headache that afflicts millions of people across this country. Typically associated with nausea, vomiting, often light and noise sensitivity and it absolutely interferes with the quality of a person’s life. My name’s Deirdre Gately. I’m a physician’s assistant at the Center for Healing Neurology. The …

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Is the Medication for Migraines More Effective If You Take It Sooner? – Adel Olshansky, MD

Is the Medication for Migraines More Effective If You Take It Sooner? – Adel Olshansky, MD

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– If you wait ’til migraine is full-blown, it’s very difficult to control. Triptans are usually most effective in the very beginning, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication can be taken at any point, but certainly, it’s more effective in the beginning. And from doctor’s perspective, the sooner you treat it, the better. If you know you have …

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