Headache Clinics Lexington SC

In treating a headache, as with fevers, homeopathy looks to stimulate the body's innate ability to heal itself. Although self-prescribing with homeopathy can work well for acute, self-limiting conditions, anyone with consistent, painful headaches should consult a professional homeopath.

Randall Gregory Drye, MD
(803) 926-1515
339 W Butler St
Lexington, SC
Specialties
Neurological Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: E Tn State Univ J H Quillen Coll Of Med, Johnson City Tn 37614
Graduation Year: 1989
Hospital
Hospital: Lexington Med Ctr, West Columbia, Sc; Palmetto Baptist Med Ctr -Col, Columbia, Sc
Group Practice: Carolina Neurospecialists

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Martin Walter Durkin, MD
Lexington, SC
Specialties
Neurology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1973

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Victoria R Samuels
(803) 926-1515
109 Midlands Ct
West Columbia, SC
Specialty
Neurosurgery

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Theodore T Faber
(803) 779-4325
110 Medical Ln E
West Columbia, SC
Specialty
Neurology

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Victoria S Pakalnis, MD
(803) 254-9332
139 Summerplace Dr
West Columbia, SC
Specialties
Neurological Surgery
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med, Gainesville Fl 32610
Graduation Year: 1984

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Timothy Scott Livingston, MD
Lexington, SC
Specialties
Neurology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1994

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Scott Burton Boyd, MD
(803) 794-3700
2728 Sunset Blvd Ste 106
West Columbia, SC
Specialties
Neurological Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1990

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Victoria R Samuels-Monge, MD
(803) 926-1515
109 Midlands Ct
West Columbia, SC
Specialties
Neurological Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1985

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Dr.Mark Lencke
(803) 779-4325
110 E Medical Ln # 230
West Columbia, SC
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1991
Speciality
Neurologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Darla Maureen R Mullaney, MD
Columbia, SC
Specialties
Neurology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1976

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Q. I have frequent headaches. Can homeopathy help?

AIn treating a headache, as with fevers, homeopathy looks to stimulate the body's innate ability to heal itself. Instead of defining headaches by “type” such as migraine, tension, or sinus, homeopathy looks at the “whole person” to match all of your current symptoms as closely as possible with the corresponding remedy. Since homeopathy addresses a syndrome of symptoms (often including your current emotional state) remedies for different conditions frequently overlap. For example, Belladonna is a leading remedy for fever and headaches.

Although self-prescribing with homeopathy can work well for acute, self-limiting conditions, anyone with consistent, painful headaches should consult a professional homeopath.

Belladonna (deadly nightshade)This is a leading remedy for intense throbbing headaches-those that are usually worse on the right side and are aggravated by light, noise, touch, motion, simple jarring, lying down. It also works on headaches triggered by hormonal fluctuations during menstruation or menopause. The head pains tend to diminish when sitting in a semi-erect position, lying in dark quiet room, and applying cold compresses or firm pressure. Commonly symptoms include a flushed or hot face, glassy eyes with dilated pupils, or icy cold hands and feet.

Bryonia (wild bryony)Bryonia also a relieves intense headache pain that's aggravated by any type of jarring or coughing. Chose Bryonia, however, if the headache is worse in the morning until mid-day and the pain tends to be accompanied by indigestion and/or constipation. If you need this remedy, you will likely be irritable and insist upon being alone. You may also have a dry mouth and lips and a great thirst for cold liquids.

Nux vomica (poison nut)Often called the “hangover headache” remedy, Nux vomica will relieve a headache associated with overeating, caffeine withdrawal, drug use, or stress. If you describe your headache as “splitting,” with possible nausea, and feel worse with any type of noise or light, this is your remedy.

Gelsemium (yellow jasmine)When your headache pain occurs primarily in the back of your head, your vision is dim, or you have other types of visual disturbances, reach for Gelsemium. With this type of headache you may feel worse when exposed to heat and sun and feel better after profuse urination or while lying in a reclined position. You may also experience extreme fatigue (for example, your head feels too heavy to hold up and you can barely keep your eyes open). Gelsemium is also useful for a headache that comes on prior to, or after, a stressful event.What dosage?Although trained homeopaths may use much higher potencies, self-prescribers should opt for remedies in the 6X or 30X range, unless they feel more confident with their selection of the remedy—that is, if their symptoms closely match the ones described here. In homeopathy, the number of tablets you take is less important than how often you t...

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