Dr. Susan Hutchinson guested on SiriusXM’s Doctor Radio to the unique migraine challenges of summer and management techniques.
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Dr. Hutchinson talks to SELF about What Your Headaches Can Tell You About Your Health. Click here to read.
The critically acclaimed The Woman's Guide to Managing Migraine (Oxford University Press) is a concise and practical handbook that gives female headache sufferers all the tools they need to work with their healthcare providers to properly diagnose types of headache and develop the best possible treatment plans.
I've just finished The Woman's Guide to Managing Migraine and it's been so helpful. I'm a family physician in London, Ontario, Canada with many women in my practice who suffer migraine. Thank you for presenting the information in such a readable way and I especially thank you for providing the specifics of dosing, frequency, etc. of medications. I also really appreciated the case examples and the specifics of how you'd approach them. I will definitely recommend the book to my patients and will also be pulling information from it to help them!
Heads Up! Latest Migraine Health Tips from Dr. Hutchinson
When a severe migraine hits, many sufferers end up in the Emergency Room (ER). This is not ideal for many reasons including the long wait to be seen, the noise and bright lights in the ER, the attitude of the ER staff often treating the migraine patient as a narcotic seeker, and lastly, the cost. There are several alternatives to the ER including an urgent care center, home rescue, or an infusion center
Patient Care has recently published a 2 part series from Dr. Susan Hutchinson on Migraine in Pregnancy and Lactation. You can read both parts below: Part 1: Migraine in Pregnancy: Considerations for Treatment https://www.patientcareonline.com/view/migraine-in-pregnancy-considerations-for-treatment Part 2: Migraine in Pregnancy & Lactation: Considerations for Treatment https://www.patientcareonline.com/view/migraine-in-pregnancy-lactation-considerations-for-treatment
Dr. Susan Hutchinson was recently interviewed by Woman's World, along with other MDs, for "Study: Ginger Tea Can Dramatically Relieve Migraine Pain + 3 Other Migraine Self-Care Strategies That MDs Recommend."