The answer depends on a number of factors.
Most people don't know the signs or the difference between different types of head pain, according to doctors.
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Plus some advice on how to deal with them.
A few weeks ago, my 8-year-old son experienced a blistering headache and needed to lie down. As every mom knows, you run
My advice for the holidays is to drink wine made naturally with food in moderation. It takes a little extra effort to find
In my mind, I went from being a "normal," healthy person who was typically busy from early in the morning to late at night -- to someone who had to reconcile that I was living with a chronic, neurological illness that put the brakes on all that activity I had taken for granted.
Childhood migraine is much more than a headache -- especially in kids and teens. In fact, they often don't feel head pain at all! It's important that parents, teachers and caregivers learn to identify the symptoms of childhood migraine so that kids can receive proper treatment.
When it comes to headache treatment, it all depends on what type of headache you have to begin with. And although some headache
Managing headaches is a significant part of treating post concussive syndrome in my practice, particularly among high school kids, because of another major issue: pixelated screens.