Treatment Options for Knee Pain and Injuries

Knee injuries can occur with activities like jogging, basketball, tennis or inline skating. When we change direction, twist with our feet planted, stop suddenly, or jump and land awkwardly, our knees can take a hit. To treat simple knee sprains and strains, rest, ice packs and elevation are usually all you need. But if you … Read More

Is Your Child Suffering From Migraines?

Headaches are very common in children and adolescents. An estimated 20 percent of adult headache sufferers say they started before age 10. Dr. A. David Rothner, a pediatric neurologist at Cleveland Clinic, says there are two early warning signs when it comes to kids and the development of migraines. “There are two disorders that are … Read More

Attacking Migraines

From drugs to deep breathing, doctors have an arsenal of weapons to deploy against migraine headaches. While no sure-fire cure exists, most patients respond to treatment, often with a combination of therapies. Some possible headache triggers, such as weather changes, are uncontrollable. Even so, changing what you can control is preferable to taking medication. Assess … Read More