DOES HEADING THE SOCCER BALL HURT THE BRAIN?

This short video shows you the consistency of the brain and how the damage can happen. Dr. Peter McAllister of NEINH – New England Institute for Neurology & Headache –  says new research adds to evidence that heading the soccer ball causes more impact...

CHRONIC PAIN LIFTING

This video is all about feeling better. This is the kind of thing that could make you want to wait for doctors! If you’ve ever had a chair massage you know they can hit the spot, especially when they’re free. This is what’s going on at the New...

MINI STROKE – 5 THINGS TO KNOW

Doctors say a mini stroke usually starts out with a blood clot blocking or reducing blood flow to the brain, just like a major stroke. Only…A mini stroke is temporary by definition. It’s a TIA – transient ischemic attack – in which blood flow returns...

NEW FORM OF MIGRAINE RELIEF ON HORIZON ☀️ Blocks CGRP, No Injections

This video is about a new form of CGRP-blocking treatment – CGRP-blocking pills – in the works at Biohaven Pharmaceuticals and Allergan. Dr. Peter McAllister of the New England Institute for Neurology & Headache says he’s hoping they will be an...

DO YOU TAKE YOUR CELLPHONE TO BED?

Be honest, do you take your cellphone to bed? Do you check out Instagram or YouTube one more time, or catch up on emails? Today we’re hearing from doctors at NEINH – New England Institute for Neurology & Headache – what we can do to improve our...

Doctors Talk CGRP and the Future

Dr. McAllister talks the current state of and the future of CGRP as a treatment for Migraine. Click the picture for a video of Dr. McAllister’s talk with Dr. Rapoport at the annual meeting of the Headache Cooperative of New England. They address the history and...