The Resource Headache

Headache

Label
Headache
Title
Headache
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From the author of the bestselling, Good Health in the 21st Century Currently, about one in six of us suffer from chronic headache. In Australia, it is estimated that around three million adults get migraines; based on that figure, on any one day almost 100,000 will have one, with about half missing work or school. And that one-in-six statistic is narrowing every year. Why is headache becoming an increasing problem? Why do particular drugs work for some people and not others, who continue to struggle with tension headache, chronic headache, and migraine? How much o
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
616.8491
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC392 .H384 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Headache
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • About the Author; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Introduction; The Problem of Headache; 1 My Head Hurts: living with headache; 2 The Gun: why headache can run in families; 3 The Bullets: foods that can produce headache; 4 The Triggers: what can set off the headache gun; 5 Psychology and Pain: what's happening in my head?; Treatment Options; 6 Finding the Problem Foods: diets for headache; 7 Avoiding Harmful Chemicals: perfume, cigarette smoke, and cleaning agents; 8 Taking Control: nutritional supplements and healthy living; 9 Medication: from common drugs to complex prescriptions
  • The Science Behind Headache10 The Biological Basis: types of headache and their link to genes; 11 Headache Anatomy: where and why they start; 12 Headache Chemistry I: molecules and amines; 13 Headache Chemistry II: neurotransmitters and receptors; Conclusion; Appendix 1: Food Groups; Appendix 2: Service Providers; Further Reading; Acknowledgements; Notes
Control code
ocn881570478
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (348 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781925113006
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
370de91d-fc96-43bd-bc61-e36fec195181
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30182372
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881570478
  • pebco1925113000

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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