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A revolutionary and scientifically backed prevention and rescue treatment plan for migraine attacks
More than 30 million people suffer from debilitating headaches. Yet our understanding of the science behind migraines is still in its in-fancy. At the Keeler Center for the Study of Headache, Dr. Robert Cowan and his team of specialists conduct some of the most cutting-edge research in the field. Their treatment program, which combines the latest alternative and conventional therapy strategies, has helped thousands of sufferers manage their symptoms effectively and regain control of their lives.
As Dr. Cowan explains, each patient presents unique sets of triggers and pain patterns and requires a customized treatment approach. The Keeler method helps migraine sufferers identify their own headache triggers and then create an individualized formula for dramatically decreasing the frequency and severity of these attacks. It also illustrates how to design a foolproof, reliable ?rescue? plan when necessary, and offers surprising information, such as:
· Why elimination diets and ?foods to avoid? lists may not work
· Why frequently prescribed medications can actually make a headache worse
· Why many headache treatments stop working over Time
With a step-by-step program and expert advice throughout, The Keeler Migraine Method will be the most comprehensive guide to migraine management in the bookstore.
Dr. Robert Cowan has given us a comprehensive guide and invaluable resource for those who suffer with headache as well as their families. The Keeler Migraine Method
is backed by the state of the art science of headache medicine and treatment. In addition, what shines through is Dr. Cowans compassion and his humanistic approach to a potentially devastating illness that impacts so many lives.
Fred Sheftell, MD, Director and Founder, New England Center for Headache
"The Keeler Migraine Method," based on the work at the Keeler Center for the Study of Headache, helps migraine sufferers identify their own headache triggers, allowing them to create an individualized formula for dramatically decreasing the frequency and severity of these attacks.
About the Author
Robert Cowan, M.D., is the founding director of the Keeler Migraine Center in Ojai, California, and a senior clinical scientist at the Huntington Medical Research Institutes. He lectures on headache management across the country and is a regular speaker at American Academy of Neurology annual meetings. As a migraine sufferer himself, Dr. Cowan brings a unique perspective to the research and treatment of headaches. He lives in Channel Islands Harbor, California.