• 26 NOV 18
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    MIGRAINE TREATMENT SHOULD VARY BY MIGRAINE TYPE

    MIGRAINE TREATMENT SHOULD VARY BY MIGRAINE TYPE

    Migraine type determines proper migraine treatment. Arlington Heights headache specialist Dr. Jason Gruss reviews the various types of migraine headaches. Migraine headaches afflict more than 37 million people in the United States.  But not all migraines are the same.  There are different migraine types.  The International Headache Society’s classification system is highly regarded by headache

    • 19 SEP 18
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    CERTAIN BEHAVIORS CAN TRIGGER MIGRAINES

    CERTAIN BEHAVIORS CAN TRIGGER MIGRAINES

    Stress. Insomnia. Anxiety. Exercise.  Did you know that our behaviors can trigger migraines?  Learning to manage them is critical to migraine prevention. Seems like nowadays most people learn to deal with these common bumps in the road.  But for a migraine sufferer with these common triggers, the consequences are dramatic.     By:  Jason Gruss, MD, FAAPM&R  

    • 03 AUG 18
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    ENVIRONMENTAL MIGRAINE TRIGGERS

    ENVIRONMENTAL MIGRAINE TRIGGERS

    The air you inhale and light around you can represent an environmental migraine trigger. In fact, there are many things that can bring on an episode.  Identifying your migraine triggers can go a long way in managing the frequency of your migraines.   Here are some of the more common environmental migraine triggers.    By:  Jason