Items Tagged ‘nausea’

A breakthrough for migraine sufferers

August 14, 2018

A breakthrough for migraine sufferers

By uclahealth uclahealth

Close to 100 million Americans have chronic headaches. Nearly 40 million of them have migraines. And the majority of migraine sufferers are women. In fact, the World Health Organization suggests 20 percent of all women suffer from migraines (compared to only 8 percent of men). “Migraine is the third-most common of all disorders on the […]

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Tags: brain activity, diziness, headache, migrane, migrane therapies, nausea, neck pain, UCLA Neurology


Maine basketball coach with rare hearing disorder crosses country for specialized surgery at UCLA

July 25, 2018

Maine basketball coach with rare hearing disorder crosses country for specialized surgery at UCLA

By Elaine Schmidt Elaine Schmidt

Out of the blue, Richard Barron, 49, woke up deaf in one ear. The University of Maine women’s basketball coach was ultra-sensitive to noise–the sound of someone loading the dishwasher was excruciating. Even stranger, Richard began hearing his bones creak and his eyelids move. Far worse was the noise-related brain fog that descended on him […]

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Tags: body sounds, bones creak, brain fog, eyelids move, hearing loss, minimally invasive approach, nausea, poor balance, superior canal dehiscence; SSCD


Ask the Doctors - Is morning sickness linked to a successful pregnancy?

May 23, 2018

Ask the Doctors – Is morning sickness linked to a successful pregnancy?

By Ask the Doctors Ask the Doctors

Dear Doctor: I just entered my second trimester without any nausea at all. Considering a recent study linking morning sickness to a successful pregnancy, should I be worried? Nausea occurs in up to 80 percent of pregnancies. The cause appears to be related to a rapid increase of the pregnancy hormone beta hCG (BHCG) as […]

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Tags: Ask the Doctor, Dr. Robert Ashley, miscarriage risk, morning sickness, nausea, pregnancy


Ask the Doctors - How can I control motion sickness naturally?

April 20, 2018

Ask the Doctors – How can I control motion sickness naturally?

By Ask the Doctors Ask the Doctors

Dear Doctors: I’m going sailing with friends soon. Since I tend to get motion sickness in cars and airplanes, I’m worried that means I’ll get seasick as well. Are there any natural remedies? If it helps at all, you’re far from alone. A large portion of the population suffers some degree of motion sickness during […]

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Tags: Ask the Doctors, dizziness, Dr. Eve Glazier, Dr.Elizabeth Ko, motion sickness, nausea, vomiting