Teh Squeaky Wheel
Happy Caturday, GN!
I get to go to Waddlemart this morning; hooray!
On the upside, steak fajitas, refried black beans and rice for dinner. (For about 1/4 the cost of out fave Mexican restaurant and a lot more leftovers; win!)
Good morning and hi, Fatwa!
No need for heaters out here this past week--temps pushing 90.
Interesting article on migraine treatments:
Happy Caturday, Gerbil Nation!
Good morning, Fajita-Fatwa, and Sven!
The thread-gif appears to be some sort of allegory. I’m sure its meaning will be lost on those to whom it most applies.
Sven -- your migraine article is behind a registration wall. My neighbor who had the weird neurological event got the final diagnosis for his bi-lateral stroke-like event: migraines. He’s only had two migraines in his life, but has suffered from low-level nagging pain for years. His neurologist put him on an extremely low dose of nortriptyline and after a few weeks, he’s pain free.
Reptiles. Give ’em a hand and they take your whole arm.
Remote Electric Stimulation May Ease Migraine Pain
A device that provides remote electrical stimulation via a discreet armband and smartphone application safely reduces pain in patients with migraine, results of a new trial suggests.
The findings suggest that eventually, “it may not be necessary to take drugs to abort a migraine attack,” lead author David Yarnitsky, MD, Rambam Healthcare Campus and Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel, told Medscape Medical News.
Maybe this link works?
Thanks for the link, Sven. Interesting study with some interesting implications for pain management, in general.
I know X has problems with headaches and wanted to make sure it got out here in case she pops in.
Taking in Geoff Tate’s solo acoustic show tonight. At 58, still has a good voice.