Are There Benefits of Stress? Friend or Foe?

Are There Benefits of Stress? Friend or Foe?

We’ve been given the impression that stress is a problem—something we have to eliminate or control. But stress reactions provide a vital source of personal safety that needs to be understood and valued. There are benefits of stress? Yes. It’s when the brain’s alarm becomes hyperactive or mismatched to the level of real danger that our … Read more

Migraines Facebook Chat

Migraines Facebook Chat

Migraine Facebook Chat Transcript Highlights Dr. Cynthia Armand, MDDr. Dawn Buse, PhDDr. Noah Rosen, MD 2017 Welcome! It’s chat time! Thank you for joining us today for a discussion on “Therapies & Inspiration to Live Your Best Life with Migraines”. This Facebook chat will be hosted by Dawn Buse, PhD, Cynthia Armand, MD, and Noah … Read more

Reducing Caregiver Stress by Improving Communication

Reducing Caregiver Stress by Improving Communication

If the person you care for is in pain, your caregiver stress can be high…especially when it comes to communication. Talking to someone in pain isn’t easy, and it’s hard to know when to not talk and simply listen. Perhaps the person you care for needs medical help but is refusing to get it? Suppose their pain … Read more