Headache Information Center
Headache: Everything You Need To Know
This article explains some of the common and serious causes of headache in the back of the head. Also explained are the Headache in the Back of the Head Caused by Structural Disease of the Junction Between Neck & Head, or physical stimulus etc.
There are multiple reasons for chronic daily headaches. The primary cause of chronic daily headaches is however unknown. Children may also suffer from chronic daily headaches. Know the causes, signs, symptoms, diagnosis and complications of chronic daily headaches.
Cluster headache is a serious and very painful condition. Cluster headache is a one sided pain of the head. It is also described as a pain which occurs around the eye or behind the eye in a cyclic pattern. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of cluster headache.
Coital Cephalalgia or Coital Headache or Sex Headache is usually experienced after engaging in sexual activity, particularly after an orgasm. They are usually benign and do not need any treatment. Know its causes, risk factors, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment
Cough headaches are divided into two categories: Primary Cough Headaches and Secondary Cough Headaches. Primary cough headaches are often harmless and occur in limited episodes and treatment is usually not required for them, as they gradually improve on their own. Whereas, secondary cough headaches are more severe, as they occur as a result of some problems in the brain. Know the causes, signs, symptoms, treatment and risk factors of cough headache.
As there are several medical conditions casing headache, diagnosis of secondary headache is challenging and needs thorough investigation and understanding of the condition. Diagnosis of secondary headache is crucial and the physician often considers the patient’s history, clinical symptoms and evaluates all possible causes of secondary headache.
Know the difference between Tension Headache and Cluster Headache based on causes, symptoms, location of attack, gender predominance.
As the name suggests headaches caused by external compression, that means pressure that is exerted on the head by some kind of external force. External compression headaches are also known as Swim Goggle Headache or Football-Helmet Headache. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment, home remedies, recovery period, and complications of external compression headache.