#87 Migraines with Dr Ron Granot Neurologist


Manage episode 239877038 series 1520764
By Dr Sam Manger. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Dr Ron Granot is a specialist neurologist working in Bondi Junction, Sydney. He is involved in various research projects and has appeared on multiple radio and TV platforms. He writes a blog on his website https://eastneurology.com.au/.

Today we discuss migraines, including:

  • Prevalence
  • Pathophysiology and risk factors
  • Types of migraines
  • Diagnostic features
  • Role of investigations
  • Management = Acute, lifestyle, prophylaxis including new medications like Erenumab
  • Botox
  • Future treatments on the horizon
  • Resources for therapists

Some info on biofeedback, relaxation for those interested = https://headaches.org/resources/

Good mindfulness apps = Smiling Minds, Headspace

There are no conflicts of interest to declare.

Enjoy friends.

92 episodes