Month: July 2011

How an occupational therapist can help you to improve your quality of life

As part of your arthritis treatment plan, your health care provider may recommend that you work with an occupational therapist. Often called an OT, this licensed health care professional is trained to evaluate how a medical condition affects daily activities and to offer solutions. For people with arthritis, an OT often demonstrates different ways to… Read more »

Parenting with migraine: Preventing medication-overuse headache in teens

If you have migraines and you are a parent, it’s possible that one of your children also has migraines.  If both parents have migraines the chances may be increased that their child will have migraines. As a person with migraines, you may have learned that overusing your medication can actually lead to more headaches. How… Read more »