Linda Peckel

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Treating Tension-Type Headache: Contradictions in Real-Life vs Research Expose Cracks in Differential Diagnosis

Treating Tension-Type Headache: Contradictions in Real-Life vs Research Expose Cracks in Differential Diagnosis

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While there is some moderate quality evidence supporting the use of onabotulinumtoxinA for the treatment of tension-type headache, it is not adequate enough to influence current clinical practice.

Migraine and Multiple Sclerosis: Connection or Coincidence?

Migraine and Multiple Sclerosis: Connection or Coincidence?

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Increasing evidence suggests a relationship between migraine and MS that is beyond basic comorbidity.

Caffeine as Headache Trigger and Treatment: Two Sides of the Same Coin

Caffeine as Headache Trigger and Treatment: Two Sides of the Same Coin

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The judicious use of caffeine as adjuvant therapy to over-the-counter pain relievers can improve or relieve pain for patients with migraine or tension-type headaches.

Sex Differences in Parkinson Disease: Implications for Diagnosis, Treatment

Sex Differences in Parkinson Disease: Implications for Diagnosis, Treatment

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Several studies have uncovered sex-dependent variations in the symptomatic manifestations of Parkinson disease, as well as in the response to dopamine therapies.

McDonald Criteria Update: Further Distinction Between Relapsing-Remitting, Primary-Progressive MS

McDonald Criteria Update: Further Distinction Between Relapsing-Remitting, Primary-Progressive MS

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The 2017 revision takes aim at better differentiating relapsing-remitting and primary-progressive forms of multiple sclerosis.

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