Are Migraines Hereditary?

After learning your grandparent had migraines, you’re now wondering if there’s a chance you’ll have them, too. In fact, genetics may play a role in the development of migraines — but not always.

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How Long Do Migraines Last?

In an ideal world, you wouldn’t want a migraine for even one minute. But this special type of headache can last extra long, depending on the type. Here’s what to know about the length of a migraine, and when to seek help.

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Know the Dangers of ‘Gas Station Heroin’

Tianeptine, or “gas station heroin,” is an addictive and potentially deadly opioid. But unlike other opioids, it can be found on store shelves, where anyone can walk in and buy it. An addiction explains the facts about this dangerous substance.

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How To Use Narcan

Now that the U.S. FDA has approved Narcan as an over-the-counter medicine, it’s important to understand the steps for using it for opioid overdose. An ambulatory care pharmacist explains.

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