Results for "Brain and Spine"

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Weather-Related Headaches: Coping With Barometric Pressure Changes
For a lot of people, an approaching storm can be an annoyance. It might mean commutes grow longer, windows need to be closed and parties or sports games...
January 11
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Can a Jellyfish Protein (Apoaequorin) Really Improve Your Memory?
Keeping our brains sharp and memories strong becomes a big deal as we age. We try everything — puzzles, exercise, healthy eating, you name it.  But what...
December 28
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What Is the Difference Between a Stroke and Aneurysm?
In the world of human health, there are two conditions that people sometimes confuse: a stroke and an aneurysm. These two health events can be tricky to...
October 16
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How Physical Therapy May Help Control Parkinson’s Disease Symptoms
If you or a loved one has Parkinson’s disease, you know how it can make it tough to function. The disease can cause tremors, stiffness and balance issues...
October 05
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Try These Treatment Options If Your Back Surgery Fails
Failed back surgery syndrome (FBSS) is a difficult diagnosis to deal with. If you’ve had surgery to treat your back pain, you were surely hoping it would...
September 22
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These 8 Surprising Health Conditions Could Be Triggering Your Migraines
The pain, light sensitivity, nausea and fatigue you feel with a migraine might feel like it strikes out of the blue. But sometimes, there’s a health condition...
August 15
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What's Causing My Muscle to Twitch and How Can I Make It Stop?
It can seem like muscle twitching comes on for no apparent reason. You’re watching TV, and your eye twitches. You’re settling into bed and your arm twitches....
July 21
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10 Questions to Ask Before Spine Surgery
A lot of times, you can treat your back or neck problems with medication, heat, ice or physical therapy, and you don’t need to have surgery. But sometimes,...
June 16
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5 Treatment Options to Help Relieve Your Excruciating Migraines
If you suffer from migraine headaches, you know they’re different from your run-of-the-mill tension-type headaches. It’s not just headache pain, it’s throbbing...
May 29
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5 Ways to Lead a Healthy Life After You’ve Had a Stroke
If you’ve had a stroke, you probably found the experience frightening. Whether it was a mild stroke with a quick recovery or a more severe stroke where...
April 26