Rule Your Headache
June is Migraine & Headache Awareness Month
June is Migraine and Headache Awareness Month, a dedicated time for migraine doctors and other health care providers, patient advocates and the migraine community to unite our voices to advocate for migraine recognition and treatment. The 2018 theme is “You Are Not Alone,” and it reminds people living with migraine that more than 37 million other people empathize and can relate to them.
Botox an option to treat chronic migraines
Ashlie Teixeira-Smith, MSN, APRN
Migraines can be debilitating. A migraine headache can cause intense throbbing in your head, nausea, vomiting and sensitivity to light. It is not uncommon for migraines to last more than a few hours. While doctors do not know what exactly causes migraines, researchers believe genetics and environmental factors can play a strong role.
AB474 What you need
to know about Nevada’s new controlled substance law
Beginning January 1, 2018, the Controlled Substance Abuse Act, aimed at curbing the opioid epidemic, goes into effect and will alter patient care as it relates to the prescribing of controlled substances. If you or a loved one receive or will receive a prescription for a controlled substance, you should be aware that you will likely experience a change in processes…