Dr. Kaplan on How to Avoid Getting a Migraine Headache

/Dr. Kaplan on How to Avoid Getting a Migraine Headache

Dr. Kaplan on How to Avoid Getting a Migraine Headache

Dr. Gary Kaplan appears on Fox News 5 to talk about stress-related migraines. He describes the difference between a migraine and a “regular” headache, and he lists some of the triggers that can set off a migraine headache, such as certain foods, sugar substitutes, alcohol and the frequent use of pain medication. Finally, he explains ways to avoid or help resolve migraine headaches, including getting regular sleep and taking certain nutritional supplements.

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Gary Kaplan, DO
Gary Kaplan, D.O. is the founder and medical director of the Kaplan Center for Integrative Medicine and author of Total Recovery: A Revolutionary New Approach to Breaking the Cycle of Pain and Depression. A pioneer and leader in the field of integrative medicine, Dr. Kaplan is one of only 19 physicians in the country to be board-certified in both Family Medicine and Pain Medicine. Dr. Kaplan is a Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine at Georgetown University School of Medicine and serves on the Advisory Committee to Health and Human Services for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. To read Dr. Kaplan's complete bio, click here.

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