Items Tagged ‘headaches’

Ask the Doctors - Should I be worried about frequent headaches?

August 14, 2018

Ask the Doctors – Should I be worried about frequent headaches?

By Ask the Doctors askthedoctors

Dear Doctors: I’ve always had headaches, from the time I was a teenager. But now I get them more often – about one headache per week. Is this a warning sign of something? Headache is among the most common – and ancient – of physical complaints. You would be hard-pressed to find someone who hasn’t […]

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Tags: Ask the Doctors, cluster headaches, Dr. Eve Glazier, Dr.Elizabeth Ko, headaches, migraines, sinus headache, tension headache


Understanding headaches in children

May 30, 2018

Understanding headaches in children

By Health Tips for Parents healthtips

Headaches aren’t only for adults. Kids get them, too. In fact, by the age of 18, more than 90 percent of children and adolescents will experience at least one headache. There are two basic types of headaches: primary and secondary. Primary headaches include tension-type headaches, migraines and new daily persistent headaches (NDPH). Secondary headaches are […]

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Tags: children's health, headaches, headaches in childrem, Meeryo Choe MD, pediatrics, UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital


4 Tips to make sure your child’s eyes and vision are ‘Grade A’ this school year

August 17, 2016

4 Tips to make sure your child’s eyes and vision are ‘Grade A’ this school year

By uclahealth uclahealth

With back-to-school time approaching, parents will be scrambling to buy new supplies and clothes for their children. As they check off their list of to-dos, ophthalmologists are reminding parents not to neglect one of the most important learning tools: their children’s eyes. Good vision and overall eye health are vital to learning. The UCLA Stein […]

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Tags: amblyopia, American Academy of Ophthalmology, back to school, children’s eye health, crossed eyes, eye health, eye health history, eyestrain, headaches, lazy eye, nearsightedness, ophthalmologists


Memorial Day travel tips: Or, how not to come home with a story

May 28, 2016

Memorial Day travel tips: Or, how not to come home with a story

By Tami Dennis tamidennis

Generally when traveling, getting there is half the fun. This Memorial Day, getting there might be half the battle. AAA predicts that more than 38 million Americans will be traveling this holiday weekend, the second-highest Memorial Day volume on record.  All of them will seem to be going in your direction. None of this bodes […]

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Tags: exercise while traveling, headaches, how to prevent ear pain, Memorial Day, Memorial Day travel, stay alert while driving, tips for air travel, tips for eating healthy while traveling abroad, tips for travelers with asthma, tips for traveling moms-to-be, tips for traveling with chronic conditions, travel tips