Neck Center - Headaches

Overuse of medications for headache pain

Ross Hauser, MD If you are reading this article it is very likely that you have been on a long journey trying to find anything that will work for your headaches. If you are like the people that have come to our clinics, your journey has included: frequent emergency room […]

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The thunderclap headache

Ross Hauser, MD. A thunderclap headache is a very specific diagnosis. If you are reading this article you are likely looking for more information regarding your or a loved one’s challenge with this problem. You may have reached the point of having had many tests to rule out a potentially […]

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Cervicogenic headaches: Migraines, tension headaches and cervical spine instability

Ross Hauser, MD At Caring Medical, we have been seeing headache patients for a long time. In 2009, our research team published findings and recommendations for the treatment of chronic headaches and migraines in patients where clear cervical neck instability was suspected. Our 2009 paper was already based on 15 […]

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Occipital neuralgia and Suboccipital headache – C2 neuralgia treatments without nerve block or surgery

Ross A. Hauser, MD. Occipital neuralgia – C2 neuralgia treatments without nerve block or surgery Patients who write to us often describe a condition of hopelessness from a diagnosis of Occipital neuralgia or C2 neuralgia. They tell us about unrelenting headaches, pain and even swelling in the back of the […]

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Are Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Headaches and Migraines Caused by Cervical Spine and Neck Instability?

Ross Hauser, MD Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Headaches and Migraines Among the many symptoms that patients suffer from in Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome are headaches and migraines. Like many of the other symptoms that these people suffer from, the diagnosis and treatment of their headache and migraine pain are often wrapped in confusion, treatments […]

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Can botulinum toxin injections for headaches make your symptoms worse?

Ross Hauser, MD When botulinum toxin injections for headaches make your symptoms worse Article outline: Why were you or why are you being recommended for botulinum toxin injections then? Two-thirds of people will get a more than 50% reduction in headache from botulinum toxin injections some of the time. One-third […]

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