Migraine is a recurring, severe headache that can last from 4 to 72 hours. There are several characteristic symptoms of migraine – severe, often one-sided, throbbing headache, which is often accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and increased sensitivity to light or noise. Exercise, even walking and climbing stairs, can aggravate the headache. Continue reading
Headache is pain in the head and neck, which can be primary and secondary. Primary headaches occur when surveys do not show a different cause, secondary headaches are a symptom of another disease. Approximately 15-18% of patients with migraine, and the remaining patients tension headache.
Tension headaches can be pressing, mild and moderate, bilateral. One episode can last from 30 minutes to up to 7 days. Headaches may occur after coughing, cold, or sexual activity. Continue reading