Tag: neurologist

Migraines 101: Symptoms

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… Read more »

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

– 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… Read more »

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

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… Read more »

Are Migraines Different from Other Types of Headaches? – Adel Olshansky, MD – Neurologist

– There are many types of headaches. For example, tension headache would be mostly mild to moderate type of headache and it would entail pain mostly in the whole part… Read more »

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

– 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… Read more »

What is an Aura That Comes with a Migraine? – Adel Olshansky, MD – Neurologist

– Aura is a specific part of the migraine, and really, it’s phenomenons that relates to probably hypoperfusion of the brain, where a part of the brain gets less blood… Read more »

If You Get a Migraine Will You Always Get Them? – Adel Olshansky, MD – Neurologist

– There are people who have migraine very sparingly, and it could be once a month, it could be once a year, or just few episodes lifetime. But if you… Read more »