Headache

Different Types of Headaches

When to Worry About a Headache: Location, Duration, and Type
What characteristics of a headache are concerning vs not? We interviewed a renowned Harvard doctor to get the answers

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Thunderclap Headache Risk Factors, Causes & Treatment Options
Thunderclap headache symptoms include nausea, vomiting, loss of consciousness & weakness. Learn about the serious thunderclap headache causes and risk factors.

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Exertion Headache Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
This article will review the symptoms, causes, management, and prevention of exertion headaches. Exertion headaches occur during or after strenuous physical activity and other activities that increase abdominal pressure, such as sports, sneezing, or intercourse.

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Throbbing Headache Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Understand throbbing headache symptoms, including 10 causes & common questions.

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Hangover Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
A hangover from alcohol use is an extremely common condition that involves dehydration, headache, fatigue, low mood, anxiety, nausea, and vomiting.

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Sex Headache Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
Sex headaches are caused by sexual activity and feel like a dull ache in your head and neck that builds up as sexual excitement increases; they are mostly harmless.

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Possible Causes of Your Severe Headache & When to See a Doctor

Severe headaches can be caused by headache syndromes, medication overuse, underlying medical conditions, decreased/increased pressure and arterial problems.

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Headache Relief - 23 Ways to Stop a Headache

Headache relief, including medication, natural and therapeutic remedies for ordinary headaches (i.e. tension headaches) or other common types of headaches including sinus and migraine headaches. Learn about the different approaches to alleviate your headache symptoms and how to determine when medical care may be appropriate for your condition.

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