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Wednesday, September 23, 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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Millennials and gen Z are dissatisfied with the status quo, especially in healthcare. For example, they're much less likely to have a PCP than gen x and baby boomers.
Nursing school can be brutal. Just ask any nurse who’s gone through it and survived. Getting through nursing school means gaining clinical...
Yelp is the go-to website when looking for customer reviews, whether it’s a restaurant, plumber, hair salon or physician. There are more...
There are a lot of reasons to eat whole grains. They are a major source of dietary fiber as well as vitamins,...
The U.S. is currently in the midst of an unprecedented opioid epidemic, which has become a public health crisis with devastating consequences....
Physician assistants (PAs) work in a wide range of healthcare settings, but the best paying jobs appear to be in hospitals, according...

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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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