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Drugs of Shame – Introduction

Drugs of Shame Series – Introduction So let’s talk drugs. In particular, I only focus on drugs that are prescribed for migraine pains of members of my migraine group on Facebook, since that is my area of expertise. I ask … Continue reading

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Sugar, Sugar Substitutes, Headaches & Migraines

Is there a Connection Between Sweets and Migraines? Indeed there is — as I too found out over the holidays this year. As most of you who read my blog and have read my book probably know I have had … Continue reading

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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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Why Do Tryptans Sometimes Work & Other Times Don’t for Migraines?

I am starting to realize that perhaps not everyone understands why tryptans work for some people sometimes but not all the time and why they don’t work for others at all ever. So here I try to give you an … Continue reading

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Are the Rats too Scared to Get the Right Research and Dose?

I just had my husband read up a most interesting story from the most recent Economist (May 3rd, 2014)–a  most unlikely source for a scientific article–that came down on me like a rock! And it will on you as well. … Continue reading

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