Category Archives: Fibromyalgia

The Truth and Myths About Salt and Salt Types

Misinformation About Salt: This Is The Truth! When we salt our food, we rarely think of salt as a crucial aspect of our body in many ways. In particular we think it has absolutely nothing to do with anything other than … Continue reading

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3 Days to Hell! Ambien!

Atypical Benzodiazepines Receptor Ligands Who would think that a drug that most psychiatrists do not even consider to be a benzodiazepines can be more addictive than a benzodiazepines (benzos for short) drug? What exactly is Ambien (or Lunesta or a host … Continue reading

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Are Migraines Hormonal?

The last article on the migraine series is out. This one discusses the connection (if there is any) of hormones and migraines. Here is the start but head to read the whole article by clicking on read more after the … Continue reading

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SSRIs and Benzodiazepines. Which is Addictive?

I really did not want to write this article because I thought it was a boring topic but then I found out how many people receive SSRIs instead of Benzodiazepines (benzo from now on) because of two primary (and totally … Continue reading

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Anxiety! Why Do Doctors Think that Being Nervous is Anxiety or Depression?

I could not help but create this post. I am pretty much fed up with the entire medical field and its doctors who completely mislead people who suffer anxiety or depression. One of the most critical reasons for my anger is that … Continue reading

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Do You Know the Anatomy of Migraine is Now Known?

Part 2 of a 3-part series on migraines was published today and if you really want to understand migraines, I recommend you read part 1 first and then read part 2, which is a bit more comprehensive and scientific. I … Continue reading

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Did You Break a Nail? Oh My. Here is an SSRI Drug For You!

No I am not joking; I wish I were. Today SSRIs (Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors) are used for just about everything: ADD, ADHD, Menopause, Pain, Migraine, Fibromyalgia, depression, insomnia, OCD, sexual dysfunction, and the list goes on. It is as if … Continue reading

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FDA: Epidural Steroid was Off-Label Use? Really? It Was NEVER Approved for That?

Oh I thought I can take a day off from typing up blogs but wow!!! Things come at me from friends and colleagues with the speed of light. I am outraged! So here is a new killer article for you! … Continue reading

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Dehydration & Salt Deficiency May Trigger Migraines!

I have started a blogging assignment on migraines and later hopefully on other illnesses as well that connect to hormones. I published part one of a three-part article on migraines, what causes most and what to do when one gets … Continue reading

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Aspirin, Heart-attack, & Stroke

Aspirin is on TV nearly every day as a the first line defense for preventing heart-attacks. Interestingly, a few months ago, there was a 60-Minute program discussing how new discovery shows that Aspirin doesn’t actually help women in the case of … Continue reading

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