Rebound Headaches

Rebound Headaches: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Medications overused too often lead to rebound headaches also called medication overuse headaches. The headaches may be relieved temporarily by painkillers, but usually return. It is more effective to prevent rebound headaches than overmedicating with pain-relief drugs. Over-the-counter and prescription headache medications can lead to rebound headaches if used regularly for a prolonged period. Taking…

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Hormonal Headaches

Hormonal Headaches: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

What are hormonal headaches? Hormonal headaches (also called menstrual migraines) are common before or during a woman’s menstrual cycle. You may experience a dull throbbing headache or extreme pulsing pain, sensitivity to light, nausea, fatigue and dizziness. These symptoms can be treated and prevented. There are many factors that can cause headaches, including genetics and…

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