Headache

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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You might be a chocolate addict, but it could be the cause of those piercing migraines that follow shortly after. Learn about facts, common causes, treatment for headaches.

By Terry Mason

Different types of alcohol could potentially trigger cluster headaches. Learn about facts, common causes, treatment for headaches.

By Terry Mason

Learn about common headache triggers and see what you can do to discover and avoid your triggers.

By Terry Mason

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

By Terry Mason

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

By Terry Mason

Learn about causes of migraines in this article, plus get facts, common causes, and treatment for headaches.

By Terry Mason

If you suspect your headaches are triggered by a certain food, talk to your doctor to about your options. Learn about facts, common causes, treatment for headaches.

By Terry Mason

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Tension headaches can be debilitating. Many of us automatically reach for the bottle of medication when they hit, but there are other ways to find relief. Learn about the source of this pain and what headache exercises can do to help.

By the editors of PureHealthMD

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

By Terry Mason

The pulsing in your temples spreads to the rest of your aching head. You can't concentrate, and you snap at your co-workers before begging for ibuprofen. Why does your head feel like someone's crushing it?

By Isaac Perry Clements

Can you imagine a headache that lasts for days, months or even years? Millions of migraine sufferers can. It's a condition that affects many people -- so why are migraines still greatly underdiagnosed?

By Jennifer Pocock

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Chances are good that if you've experienced the pain and agony of acute sinusitis more than once. Take a look at the information in this article for signs, symptoms and cures for this kind of ailment.

By DiscoveryHealth.com writers

Can headaches be triggered by certain foods or drinks? Learn more about the common triggers of headaches and what you can do minimize your exposure to them.

By Scott Fishman, M.D.

Is there a relationship between women and headaches? Learn more about this unique correlation between this common ailment and women.

By Scott Fishman, M.D.

Making use of headache support resources is a great way to get help for dealing with and treating your headache pain. Learn about facts headaches and support organizations.

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These 10 tips can help you avoid headaches. Learn more about avoiding headaches in this article.

Your headache could be a tension headache. Learn more about tension headache treatment in this article, plus get facts, common causes, and treatment for headaches.

By DiscoveryHealth.com writers

If you suffer from migraines and other major headache types, you probably know that certain triggers can start a bout of migraines. Learn about facts, common causes, treatment for headaches.

By DiscoveryHealth.com writers

A hangover headache is a throbbing, pounding misery. Get tips and advice on how to cure a hangover in this article.

By DiscoveryHealth.com writers

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More than 45 million Americans suffer from recurrent headaches. Learn more about causes, symptoms and treatments of headaches, plus get facts, common causes, and treatment for headaches.

Cluster headache treatment can help you feel better. Learn great information on treating your cluster headaches in this article.

By DiscoveryHealth.com writers

Knowing when to see your doctor about headaches can prevent unnecessary visits. Learn when to see your doctor in this article. Learn about facts, common causes, and treatment for headaches.

What exactly is a headache? Find out what causes your head to hurt from different causes.

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What causes an "ice cream headache" -- the headache you get when you eat something cold?