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From minor tension headaches to severe migraines, the articles in this section explain what's behind your headache and how it can be effectively -- and safely -- treated.

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What kind of healthcare professionals do I need for headaches?

Learn more about healthcare professionals for headaches in this article, plus get facts, common causes, and treatment for headaches.


 What should I know about triptans?

Learn about triptans from Discovery Health. Learn about facts, common causes, and treatment for headaches. See more »

What triggers a headache?

 What triggers a headache?

Learn about headache triggers from Discovery Health. Learn about facts, common causes, and treatment for headaches. See more »

 What should I do when headache symptoms get worse?

Learn more about headache symptoms from Discovery Health. Learn about facts, common causes, and treatment for headaches. See more »

 Will changing my diet affect my headaches?

Changing your diet can affect your headaches. Learn more about changing your diet to improve your headache pain from Discovery Health. See more »

 Will exercise help me control my headaches?

Will exercise help me control my headaches? Find out if exercise can help you control your headaches. See more »