Conquering Your Migraine

Author: Seymour Diamond
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451611649
Size: 46.36 MB
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The up-to-the-minute guide to understanding and treating migraines for all migraine sufferers and their families Across America, twenty-eight million people suffer from migraines, costing the nation millions of dollars in lost work and school days, medication, and countless visits to doctors and hospitals. At the world-renowned Diamond Headache Clinic in Chicago, Dr. Seymour Diamond has spent more than thirty years helping thousands of headache sufferers conquer their debilitating pain. At last, the resources of that institution are available in a book. Dr. Diamond's Conquering Your Migraine is a comprehensive guide to the identification and treatment of all types of migraine, including pediatric headache, hormonal migraine, and coexisting migraine and tension-type headache. This book includes: The most up-to-date research on the cause of migraine, including if and how it will affect treatment How to identify the danger signs of migraine Identifying and treating migraine when it is linked to depression Why more than 70 percent of migraine sufferers are women and what their particular circumstances mean for treatment How the miracle drugs of the twenty-first century can stop your migraine attack The latest in non-drug and self-help treatments, including relaxation therapy, biofeedback, and preventative therapies If you or someone close to you suffers from migraine, Dr. Diamond's Your Migraine is the lifeline you need to help free you from pain.

Expert Systems Research Trends

Author: A. R. Tyler
Publisher: Nova Publishers
ISBN: 9781600216886
Size: 19.69 MB
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An expert system, also known as a knowledge based system, is a computer program that contains some of the subject-specific knowledge of one or more human experts. This book presents important research from this dynamic field.

Abc S Of Pain Relief And Treatment

Author: Tim Sams
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595382800
Size: 45.75 MB
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Dedicated pain psychologist Dr. Tim Sams has teamed with hundreds of pain physicians over his career. In his groundbreaking work, ABC's of Pain Relief and Treatment: Advances, Breakthroughs, and Choices, you will discover his unique paradigm for achieving and maintaining the best possible pain relief.Dr. Sams's expert advice has helped thousands of patients create their own Personal Pain Paradigm. The PPP advocates directing your doctor through the most recent treatment advances; breakthroughs in coping that accelerate pain relief; and choices that raze the barriers to maximally effective medical treatment. You too can master the following: Learning the eleven-step hierarchy of medical treatments for pain Negotiating more effective pain treatments with your doctor Delighting in social, pleasurable, and productive activity without pain increases Selecting the best medication regimen for your specific condition Using nutritional supplements to enhance your pain relief Enjoying physical activity and exercise without pain increases Assessing how you may be sabotaging your medical care Combining blunt, practical advice with warm humor and vivid examples, ABC's of Pain Relief and Treatment is for those who are sincere about pain relief. Let your Personal Pain Paradigm help you build a pain-resistant life and re-discover passion and purpose.

Pediatric Massage Therapy

Author: Marybetts Sinclair
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781742191
Size: 80.97 MB
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This book provides a complete overview of the concepts and techniques that massage therapists, physical or occupational therapists, and other healthcare professionals need to know in order to perform manual therapy on children—especially those with disabilities. The author fully covers the applications of massage therapy for children ages 2 to 18. Pediatric Massage Therapy, Second Edition is well written, well researched, and expertly illustrated to provide a clear, demonstrative guide to pediatric massage. Topics include massage in healthy emotional development, managing psychological stress, physical therapy, and home healthcare. Real-life examples and anecdotes from hands-on therapists help readers relate to specific applications.

Headache And Your Child

Author: Seymour Diamond
Publisher: Fireside
ISBN: 9780684873091
Size: 63.10 MB
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Discusses the various types of headaches from which children and adolescents suffer and offers an overview of various treatments available to help parents alleviate their children's pain.