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Headache remedies for winter

Headaches in winter can be triggered by a number of things, Dr Elliot Shevel of The Headache Clinic offers some advice on reducing your risk.

Ethical approval for bloodless surgery

The ethics committee of the South African Medical Association has granted approval for research into a revolutionary new form of completely bloodless surgery.

Homeopathic remedies for headaches

Homeopathic products are often overlooked when you've got a blinding migraine or throbbing headache, but if you know how to use them you might never need a painkiller again.

How not to treat a migraine

If you're taking over-the-counter medicines for migraines, there's a good chance you're setting yourself up for more headaches down the line.

Migraine management

If you suffer from migraine headaches, the Mayo Clinic suggests you try these techniques to help you cope with the pain.

Headache costs mount over time

The costs of permanently treating headaches and migraines climbs over time in cases where a patient either does not seek out treatment timeously.

Help for migraine sufferers

Migraine is a complex issue that cannot be fully addressed via e-mail. I recommend that you visit a medical doctor trained in complementary or alternative medicine.

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