Even Bulgakov mentioned the «terrible disease hemicrania», the illness Pontius Pilate had suffered for. The modern name is migraine, and people suffer from it for thousands of years. The treatment of migraine is a very complex process, because antidepressants and painkillers often do not help or give temporary relief. In our clinic Medical Practice Dr.Danatsko we use the most advanced techniques, that facilitate the patient’s life and get rid of the pain.
This disease has a neurological nature. Its characteristic symptom — severe pain in one side of the head, sometimes in both. Experts divide the disease into two subspecies: with and without aura.
Migraine without aura
These are the severe headaches that can last from 4 hours to three days in a row. The pain is throbbing, and increases during the mental stress or physical activity.
Attacks are complicated by vomiting, nausea, high sensitivity to the slightest sound and light. The best solution in this situation is to close in a soundproof room in the dark to avoid irritants. The peкson can not live the same life and work effectively.
Migraine with aura
The aura is called opacification, «flies», the mist before the eyes. Attacks of headache are complicated by hallucinations, impaired work of all the senses: smell, touch, sight. Speech difficulties observed, it is difficult to concentrate.
Each symptom duration — from 5 minutes to an hour. Migraine attacks last from 3-4 times per year to the frequent attacks of pain from 2 or more per month.
Researchers believe that the disease is provoked by genetic factors, as well as frequent stress, increased physical and mental stress.
Diagnosis of migraine
The diagnosis is best done only in a hospital where there are all conditions for the continuous monitoring and control of the patient’s condition.
- A study of the fundus.
- Doppler ultrasound.
The risk of migraine
If you suffer from pain, and don’t go to the doctor, the attacks can be stretched for a day or more. The slightest load provokes pain, forcing the person to postpone everything and go to bed. Mild pain gradually spills over into a chronic, long-term. The sooner you start the treatment of migraine, the more chances you get rid of the disease.
Treatment of migraine with aura and without
«No matter with what stage of the disease the patient is addressed to us, the main goal is to stop the pain, to relax, and relieve stress. Antispasmodics, antidepressants, acupuncture — is only the part of a comprehensive treatment — explains Vasily Danatsko, WHC, the chief doctor of the clinic Medical Practice Dr.Danatsko. — The microcurrent therapy gives the significant and rapid result. «
BeautyTek — is the latest microcurrent apparatus. It allows to conduct relaxing treatments for patients who are prone to anxiety, in the post-stress condition. It takes only 5-10 minutes with the ear clips to relieve headaches, improve the metabolic processes in the body, to restore the bioenergetic balance.
The number of procedures the doctor determines individually. An additional effect of electrical impulses is the rejuvenation of the body, and the recovery at the cellular level.
Alternative use of microcurrent
With the help of sessions of microcurrent therapy even the chronic migraine stops to bother the patient, where treatment requires a lot of experience of a neurologist. Our clinic offers individual relaxation program and restoration energy.
The duration of such treatments varies from hour to 1.5 hours. For the proof effect recommended from 8 to 12 sessions 2-3 times a week. Since the effects of the therapy is based on the weak electrical impulses, the contraindication is the presence of pacemakers and pregnancy.
To avoid relapse after the treatment, it is necessary to follow the recommendations of the attending physician. Avoid long exposure to the sun, stress and uncontrolled taking of alcohol. It is important to have a balanced diet. To develop the proper diet, additionally consult with a nutritionist and endocrinologist.