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Transcript – Programme 25: A Heads-Up on Migraines

February 11 , 2016
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How to manage migraines: patients and experts share their thoughts. To listen to this programme, please click here. Prefer a PDF?Download Nine out of ten people report a lifetime history of head pain and 2012 has been designated the Global Year Against Headache by the International Association for the Study ...

Airing Pain 68: The Brain and the Genes

April 14 , 2015
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The science behind pain and its treatment, and why understanding it matters This edition has been funded by a grant from the Scottish Government. If someone steps on your toe, your toe hurts – simple as that, right? Wrong! Professor Rolf-Detlef Treede explains how the brain and nervous system ...

Transcript – Programme 53: Headaches, Chilli Pepper Patches and the Placebo Effect

October 02 , 2014
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Investigating the diagnoses of headaches, and the benefits of topical and placebo treatments for chronic pain. To listen to this programme, please click here. Prefer a PDF?Download Paul Evans meets Dr Paul Davies, a Consultant Neurologist from Northampton General Hospital, who explains that whilst most headaches are benign and can ...

Transcript – Programme 46: Post-Herpetic Neuralgia and Migraine

May 09 , 2014
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Busting some myths about shingles and post-herpetic neuralgia, and the dos and don’ts of managing migraines. To listen to this programme, please click here. Prefer a PDF?Download Migraine is not ‘just a headache’ – it’s a disabling condition that can cause major disruption to work and personal life. So says ...

Airing Pain 53: Headaches, Chilli Pepper Patches and the Placebo Effect

January 30 , 2014
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Investigating the diagnoses of headaches, and the benefits of topical and placebo treatments for chronic pain This edition has been funded by a grant from the Scottish Government. Paul Evans meets Dr Paul Davies, a Consultant Neurologist from Northampton General Hospital, who explains that whilst most headaches are benign ...

Airing Pain 46: Post-Herpetic Neuralgia and Migraine

October 28 , 2013
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Busting some myths about shingles and post-herpetic neuralgia, and the dos and don’ts of managing migraines This programme was funded by the Scottish Government. Migraine is not ‘just a headache’ – it’s a disabling condition that can cause major disruption to work and personal life. So says David Watson, ...

Airing Pain 25: A Heads-Up on Migraines

January 30 , 2012
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How to manage migraines: patients and experts share their thoughts. This programme was funded by Pain Concern’s supporters and friends. Nine out of ten people report a lifetime history of head pain and 2012 has been designated the Global Year Against Headache by the International Association of the Study ...