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Sunday, September 20, 2020

Roxanne Nelson, BSN, RN

Roxanne Nelson is a registered nurse and health/medical writer whose works has appeared in a wide range of publications for both healthcare professionals and consumers. These include Medscape, The Lancet, Prevention, Scientific American, WebMD, American Journal of Nursing, Frontline, National Geographic, Hematology Adviser, American Journal of Medical Genetics, Reuter's Health, Vegetarian Times, the Washington Post, Popular Science, among others.

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Both migraine and dementia are common neurological conditions that afflict millions of people, and are also leading causes of disability. During the past few...
Scientists around the world have been working at a breakneck pace to bring a COVID-19 vaccine to fruition, sooner rather than later. As...
Dexamethasone, a synthetic corticosteroid, has been on the market for nearly 60 years and is used to treat an exhaustive number of medical conditions....
In the race to find effective treatments for patients with severe cases of COVID-19 infection, researchers are not only evaluating new experimental...
Healthcare workers have been on frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic, caring for patients sickened by the virus and putting their own lives and those...
If there is one positive that can be gleaned from the COVID-19 pandemic, it is the push that it has given telehealth....

Recent posts

Obesity, Especially Abdominal Fat, Associated with Migraine

Obesity was associated with greater migraine prevalence and attack frequency, according to new research published in The Journal of Headache and Pain. 

Mindful Exercise An Effective Add-On Therapy for Migraine

When your patients ask how to manage their migraines as outpatients, you probably discuss food triggers, getting enough sleep, and avoiding alcohol. 

Researchers Developing Novel, Reusable PPE Solutions

The PPE supply crisis is clearly not going away any time soon, prompting scientists working across the globe to find innovative solutions....

How to Keep Migraine Patients From Coming Back to the ER

Quick, what's the best thing to do with a patient who presents with an excruciating migraine headache? If you're not quite sure,...

Migraine May be Risk Factor for Future Dementia

Both migraine and dementia are common neurological conditions that afflict millions of people, and are also leading causes of disability. During the past few...

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