June 17, 2021
Victory over pain is the greatest gift an anesthesiologist like me can offer his patients. I discovered that firsthand when I switched from general surgery to anesthesiology 20 years ago.
May 21, 2021
Many people have heard of gout. They may even know that it’s a form of inflammatory arthritis that usually attacks joints. But it’s doubtful they know that 9 million Americans suffer from it. Or how painful and debilitating attacks can be.
May 6, 2021
When doctors like myself have the freedom to prescribe effective, FDA-approved treatments to their patients, everyone wins. But deciding the right type, dose and duration of pain medications can be challenging.
April 16, 2021
For the 39 million Americans who experience migraine headaches, noninvasive devices offer a new option for stopping painful symptoms. Insurers, however, are giving the devices the cold shoulder.
April 2, 2021
What if all patients had a pain management approach that allowed them to live full and productive lives?
March 26, 2021
What do TV personality Jon Stewart, U.S. Rep. Mark Takano, a retired New York firefighter and an Army veteran all have in common? A passion for advocacy and the desire to improve access to treatment for migraine disease.
March 19, 2021
A new Medicare policy is having unintended consequences for people with migraine disease and movement disorders, recent survey findings reveal.
December 10, 2020
By Mary Franklin, MA - This fall, Congress introduced a first-of-its-kind resolution that acknowledged the ways migraine disease affects millions of Americans.
October 21, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has made managing migraine disease more difficult, according to a new national survey of patients.
October 6, 2020
A first-of-its-kind congressional resolution is shedding light on how migraine disease impacts millions of Americans, many of them women.