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jonnie fort sill, Oklahoma
I found out about 3 years ago that I have adult onset of occipital epilepsy... weird I know and... More
Ms. J Texas
I'm a 32 year old woman that has suffered from classic migraines from the age of 7 and developed... More
annie Pontiac, Illinois
I am a 31 year old female suffering from headaches - occipital neuralgia to be specific.  I... More
winnyninnypoopoo Mount Vernon, Missouri
Hemicrania continua sufferer, with multiple pieces parts that don't work!!! Have an occipital... More
DoctorAuer California
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Don't fool around with this, a sudden severe headache with no know cause can be a stroke warning sign you should follow up on ASAP.  Better safe than sorry.  I ignored my headaches/migraines and I indeed was having a stroke.
The Neck Pain Associated with Occipital Neuralgia by Nav J. Patient ExpertHealth MavenFacebook is occipital neuralgia. What is the Occipital Neuralgia? Occipital neuralgia refers to having pain... is related to the areas supplied by the greater and lesser occipital nerves, which run from the area...
Natural Occipital Neuralgia treatment discovered by Chance… by Nav J. Patient ExpertHealth MavenFacebook First off, what exactly is occipital neuralgia? This is a pain and spasm associated with the occipital region of the head and the occipital nerves. The occipital nerves originate in the upper cervical...
What IS an Occipital Nerve Stimulator? by Banner Patient ExpertFacebook I guess I haven't given a very good explanation of what an occipital nerve stimulator is. I'm... a few pictures with this too for all you visual learners. The word "occipital" refers to a nerve...
Choosing Occipital Nerve Stimulation by Banner Patient ExpertFacebook Before going to Dr. Suwan, I had never heard of occipital nerve stimulation. I knew my pain... in Wyoming, and Dr. Suwan, the only one I'd found to do occipital nerve blocks, was 1000 miles away...
Botox for occipital neuralgia by Dr. Alexander Mauskop Medical Doctor Botox can relieve pain of occipital neuralgia, according to a pilot study by neurologists in Ohio, published in Headache.  Occipital neuralgia is a painful condition that manifests itself by pain in the back...
Study of Occipital Nerve Stimulation by Dr. Alexander Mauskop Medical Doctor Medtronic Begins Study of Occipital Nerve Stimulation for Chronic, Refractory Migraine Headaches; Implanted Device Delivers Electrical Impulses to Occipital Nerves. Medtronic Begins Study...
Occipital microstimulator by Dr. Alexander Mauskop Medical Doctor Occipital nerve stimulation appears to be a promising new treatment for migraine and cluster..., have been positive.  This stimulator requires implantation of a stimulator wire next to the occipital nerves...
Why Occipital Nerve Stimulation? by Banner Patient ExpertFacebook already discussed, the nerve blocks only last a week so that is hardly a solution. No, occipital nerve.... Another upside of the occipital nerve stimulator is that it's completely removable. Sure, you'll still have scars...
Occipital Neuralgia - Success with Chiropractic by Dr B Doctor of Chiropracty Occipital Neuralgia can cause severe neck pain and headache-like pain. What happens...; namely the occipital nerves. Chiropractic neck adjustment helps to loosen the occipital muscles, cervical paraspinal...

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