Menstrual Migraines – Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment…

Many women report an increase in the frequency of migraine headaches in occurrence with the perimenstrual period. Many patients that I have seen used to call any severe headache they had a ‘migraine headache’. However, migraine headaches have some unique qualities which distinguish them from other headaches such as tension headaches. What Are the Symptoms…

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Acetaminophen or NSAIDS for Arthritis?

One common question for patients who suffer from the symptoms of arthritis is whether acetaminophen (Tylenol) or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS such as Ibuprofen) are better for treating the pain associated with arthritis. Osteoarthritis (OA) is a very common and debilitating condition.  The incidence of osteoarthritis increases as we age.  For the people who suffer…

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