Robbins Headache Clinic

For more than 25 years, headache sufferers in the Chicago area have found relief from their pain, thanks to our cutting-edge treatment based on the latest advancements in the field. Dr. Larry Robbins, M.D., and Nurse Practitioner Brooke Phenicie, NP-C, use a comprehensive combination of remedies for migraines, tension headaches and cluster headaches. To start your individualized treatment plan, call and make an appointment.

2610 Lake Cook Road, Suite 160
Riverwoods, IL 60015
847.374.9399

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You are invited to join Dr Lawrence Robbins, MD

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 5:45 PM Central At The Hyatt Deerfield, 1750 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL 60015 (866) 227-9788 ext 1034078

 


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Treatment of headache at all ages. Hundreds of clinical tips/pearls. What to do when nothing works. Psychological conditions that often accompany severe headaches. Cutting edge medications and non-medicine approaches.”

Hailed as “…the #1 resource for what to do for those with very difficult to treat headaches“….

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Sleep Deprivation Hits Teens Hardest

Sleep Deprivation Hits Teens Hardest

Dr. Aaron E. Carroll, a professor of pediatrics at Indiana University School of Medicine talks about the problem of teens not getting enough sleep…. As a pediatrician, I find that there are few topics that parents want to discuss more than sleep. Parents worry... read more
Can Naps Make Up For Sleep Deficits?

Can Naps Make Up For Sleep Deficits?

Nytimes.com reader asks the Ask Well column the following question. “There’s been lots of coverage lately about meeting exercise recommendations by completing small chunks of exercise throughout the day rather than one, continuous session. Does the same... read more

Sports Injury

Football and Brain Injury

Football and Brain Injury

Learn about the risks of brain damage from youth tackle football, and what can be done to protect our young athletes. Dr. Robbins launched a public awareness campaign in December 2012 to warn people that despite the sport’s many benefits, we are increasingly... read more
Hockey Safety and Brain Trauma

Hockey Safety and Brain Trauma

We are only dealt one brain for a lifetime. Hockey luddites have traditionally dismissed brain traumas with “don’t worry, it’s only your coconut”. However, even big, tough hockey players suffer mightily from the result of repetitive head traumas. A recent rash of... read more
Heading the Ball Causes Brain Damage

Heading the Ball Causes Brain Damage

Heading a soccer ball is not as innocuous as once was thought. Headers sometimes result in a concussion. Thousands of headers over a career may lead to permanent brain damage. A growing body of evidence points to the adverse effects of multiple headers. One... read more
International Concussion Conference

International Concussion Conference

Medical experts and NFL officials are gathering this Saturday in London to address the diagnosis and treatment of player concussions. Concussions and head trauma suffered by athletes remain a controversial topic, prompting many contact sports to change rules and adopt... read more

About Migraine

Intranasal Ketorolac Treats Migraine Effectively

Intranasal ketorolac, brand name known as “Sprix” was found to be superior to placebo and non inferior, or no worse than intranasal sumatriptan for the acute abortive treatment of moderate to severe migraine, according to data published in the February... read more
“I Don’t Know How You Do It”

“I Don’t Know How You Do It”

Whenever someone says “I don’t know how you do it,” my head is full of things I want to say but don’t. In my fantasies, I imagine a very one-sided conversation that goes something like this… You always say that. I usually respond by... read more
“Women’s Emotions Do Not Cause Their Migraines”

“Women’s Emotions Do Not Cause Their Migraines”

Joanna Klein, a writer for The New York Times” points out that a misconception still exists that migraines are psychological manifestations of women’s inability to manage stress and emotions. She explains some of the history behind this notion, and the... read more
Feeling The Pain Migraineurs Feel

Feeling The Pain Migraineurs Feel

In an incredible video that Excedrin has put together, family and friends of migraineurs are asked to participate in a demonstration  that temporarily allows them to experience a migraine. The hope is that they can build more empathy for their loved ones who have... read more

Headaches in Children

Concussion in Young Children

Concussion in Young Children

A study by researchers at CHU Saint-Justine mother-child research hospital (affiliated with the University of Montreal), recently published in the Journal of Neuropsychology, reveals the adverse effects of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) on the quality of... read more
“When Stigma Hurts Your Kids”

“When Stigma Hurts Your Kids”

Blogger, migraineur, Professional counselor, herbalist, and Reiki Master, Tammy Rome shares her extensive personal experiences, at migraine.com and on her own blog, Brain Storm…. Just when I think the world is finally making progress to understand migraine, a... read more
Less Sugar Improves Children’s Health

Less Sugar Improves Children’s Health

A rigorous new study has found that obese children who cut back on their sugar intake see improvements in their blood pressure, cholesterol readings and other markers of health after just 10 days. The new research may help shed light on a question scientists have long... read more
Kids and Concussions

Kids and Concussions

According to the National Athletic Trainers’ Association, sports-related concussions account for more than half of all emergency room visits by children aged 8 through 13. A child who has had a concussion is one and a half times more likely to have another, and... read more

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