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Teri Robert Patient Expert

Washington, West Virginia
Searching for help for my own out-of-control Migraines led me to a new career as a writer and... Full Bio
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How We Respond to Migraine & Headache Awareness Opportunities by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches Research funding for Migraine and other Headache Disorders is woefully lacking. That's nothing new. Advocates have been working on this for years now. Something else adv ... Read on »
wikiHow Article on How to Fake A Migraine Insulting and Disgusting by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches Those of us who live with Migraine and other headache disorders do our best to live in our society, something that's often beyond difficult. We live in a society where ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - Migraines and the "Big O" by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches For some unfortunate people, the "Big O" can trigger a Migraine or cause certain types of headaches. That really stinks, right? Right ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - The Possible Phases of a Migraine by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches What do you think of when you think of a Migraine attack? The headache? Maybe the Migraine aura? There are actually four possible ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - Thyroid and Other Endocrine Hormones by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches Migraines and headaches don't exist in a bubble. Comorbid conditions (conditions that we can have at the same time, but these conditions ... Read on »
Happy Holidays to My Migraine and Headache Family by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches As my gift to the online Migraine and Headache Community, I've made two gift donations... If you'd like to know more about why I ... Read on »
Atena Denied Botox for My Migraines - What?! by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches Flash back to last November when I had 25 days of Migraines and headaches. Not pretty, not pleasant, not conducive to even having a life. ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - The Impact of Gastric Stasis by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches For some time, it was theorized that the nausea that many people occur during a Migraine attack may, in part, be caused by gastric stasis ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - Migraine and Vasodilation by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches For many years, the prevalent theory about Migraines was the "vascular theory," which was that Migraines occurred due to a fraction of a ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - Trigger Foods by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches Did you know that some foods and beverages can trigger a Migraine up to 48 hours after being consumed? Identifying and managing our tri ... Read on »
Migraine Gems - Diagnosing Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH), aka pseudotumor cerebri can cause headaches and trigger Migraines. When Migraineurs have ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - Meds and Serotonin Syndrome by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches Combining Migraine abortive medications such as the triptans - Imitrex (sumatriptan), Maxalt (rizatriptan), Zomig (zolmitriptan), Amerge ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - Complex or Complicated Migraines by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches There are several forms of Migraine, and an accurate diagnosis is important. Some medications shouldn't be taken with certain forms of M ... Read on »
Soothing Those Migraine Grumpies by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches Migraines make me grumpy! This always helps... Sweetly snuggling Peaches @ESchnak @somebodyhealme @EmrgencyKittens pic.twitter ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - Yawning as a Migraine Symptom by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches It may seem strange, but did you know that repetitive yawning can be a Migraine symptom? Repetitive yawning can be a symptom or Migrain ... Read on »
Migraines Didn't Sink My Vacation by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches It's been a while since I wrote anything personal, even about Migraines, so I thought I'd share with you that I was actually take a vaca ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - Sinus Headache? by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches Many people think they have sinus headaches, and unfortunately, some doctors even misdiagnose people with sinus headaches. The reali ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - Dehydration by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches One of the most essential elements of effective Migraine management is trigger identificaiton and management. Some triggers are avoidabl ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - Harry Potter and Migraines? by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches In 2007, based on the evidence in the first five Hary Potter books, Dr. Fred Sheftell and Dr. Timothy Steiner diagnosed Harry Potter wit ... Read on »
Migraine Gem - All Ages by Teri Robert Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Migraine & Headaches Migraine disease doesn't discriminate by age. Very young children can get Migraines as can the elderly. Some children will experienc ... Read on »