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To Your Good Health: There are two types of treatment for migraines

Q: My daughter is 53 and has suffered terribly with migraines since she was 16. She experiences these episodes from one to three times per week.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Migraine, Health, Zomig, Zolmitriptan (generic), Pain, Headache, Migraine Headache

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Scoop

UC Phd Student Develops Computer Game to Help Children

The results of the study have shown that her system is effective both with children who only have social problems and also those who have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder .

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Related Topix: Computers, Medicine, Health, ADHD

Newswise

A Newly Patented Device Could Signal Best Bet for Treatment of Stroke Patients

A new device developed by a physician at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and a researcher at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock could soon be available to treat stroke more effectively.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, University of Arkansas Medical Sciences, University of Arkansas Little Rock, Little Rock, AR

NewsReview.com

Editor's Note

Lounging around the house Sunday, I noticed my left eye was dry - not that unusual, particularly during wildfire season.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Chickenpox

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Lebanon Democrat

Neck manipulation could be associated with stroke

Treatments involving neck manipulation may be associated with stroke, though it cannot be said with certainty that neck manipulation causes strokes, according to a new scientific statement published in the American Heart Association's journal Stroke.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Loyola University Chicago

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Circulation

Early Deterioration After Thrombolysis Plus Aspirin in Acute Stroke:...

From the Departments of Neurology , Radiology , Biomedical Engineering and Physics , and the Clinical Research Unit , Academic Medical Center University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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Related Topix: Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Medicine, Health

Marine News

New Book 'Rough Waters' Mingles Fact & Fiction

In his first published fiction novel, "Rough Waters: The Life of a Naval Intelligence Officer," Doctor Jac tells the action-filled story of Michael Still's life and adventures, both personal and professional, informs the news release as follows: Throughout his 81 years of life, Doctor Jac has survived cancer, a stroke, open-heart surgery and the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, US Military, US Navy

Medical Daily

Aspirin's Health And Beauty Hacks: 6 Little-Known Uses For The Common Pain Reliever

The common pain reliever not only temporarily alleviates headaches and fevers; aspirin can improve your body and skin - from acne to reducing cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Health, Pain, Headache, Acne Vulgaris, Heart Attack

Coast Reporter

VCH seeks survey input

Vancouver Coastal Health and the Heart & Stroke Foundation is seeking input from stroke patients and their families/caregivers about their experience during and after a stroke event to inform service design and delivery.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Mon Aug 18, 2014

GlobeNewswire

Us Doj Closes Investigation into Plato

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE CLOSES INVESTIGATION INTO PLATO CLINICAL TRIAL FOR BRILINTA AstraZeneca today announced that it has received confirmation from the United States Department of Justice that it is closing its investigation into PLATO, a clinical trial with Brilinta .

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Related Topix: US News, Biotech, AstraZeneca Group, Medicine, Health, Heart Attack, Food and Drug Administration, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer

Circulation

Response to Letter Regarding Article, "Early Dual Versus Mono...

Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong Prince of Wales HospitalShatin, Hong Kong SAR, China Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong Prince of Wales HospitalShatin, Hong Kong SAR, China Hong Kong Branch of The Chinese Cochrane Center, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Canada, Grand Rapids, MI, Medicine, Health

Circulation

Letter by Zhang Regarding Article, "Early Dual Versus Mono...

I have read "Early Dual Versus Mono Antiplatelet Therapy for Acute Non-Cardioembolic Ischemic Stroke or Transient Ischemic Attack: An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis" by Wong and colleagues with great interest.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Plavix, Clopidogrel (generic)

Scientific American

Is a Baby Aspirin a Day the New Apple?

That convinced Peter Elwood from the UK Medical Research Council to start a randomized controlled trial.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Healthcare Law, Law, Heart Attack, Health

Fri Aug 15, 2014

BioMed Central

Clinical, lifestyle, socioeconomic determinants and rate of...

Neurology, Stroke Service, The International Cerebrovascular Translational Clinical Research Training Program and Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan Fogarty Cerebrovascular Research Fellow, The International Cerebrovascular Translational Clinical Research Training Program and Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan The International ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, World News, Pakistan, Asia

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The London Free Press

Go ahead and eat salt, new study says

Counter to decades of conventional wisdom and health-care guidelines, new Canadian-led research says we might be eating too little salt.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

WYMG-FM Springfield

U.S. Sen. Kirk Says His Visit to MMC More Important Than GOP Rally

He will always rely on a wheelchair and a cane but US Senator Mark Kirk will not allow a stroke to define who he is as a human.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Mark Kirk, Health, Medicine

CiteULike

Flat Detector Angio-CT following Intra-Arterial Therapy of Acute...

Flat Detector Angio-CT following Intra-Arterial Therapy of Acute Ischemic Stroke: Identification of Hemorrhage and Distinction from Contrast Accumulation due to Blood-Brain Barrier Disruption BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Flat panel detector CT in the angiography suite may be valuable for the detection of intracranial hematomas; however, abnormal ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Bangor Daily News

Crack, pop: Is chiropractic treatment of the neck safe?

A medical association has seen the need to warn the public about the risks of chiropractic care.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Chiropractic, Pain, Headache, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic)

Brain.oxfordjournals.org

Neurology and psychiatry in Babylon

We here review Babylonian descriptions of neurological and psychiatric disorders, including epilepsy, stroke, psychoses, obsessive compulsive disorder, phobias, psychopathic behaviour, depression and anxiety.

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Related Topix: Babylon, NY, Medicine, Health, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Clarksville Online

American Heart Association states Neck manipulation may be associated with Stroke

Treatments involving neck manipulation may be associated with stroke, though it cannot be said with certainty that neck manipulation causes strokes, according to a new scientific statement published in the American Heart Association's journal Stroke .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Loyola University Chicago

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