Types of Headaches
On average, over 45 million Americans suffer from severe, chronic headaches each year. This includes the approximately 38 million individuals afflicted by migraines alone. While there are over 150 different diagnostic categories of headaches, tension headache is the most common, and migraine is the type most commonly seen in clinical practice.
Known as the most common type of headache, tension-induced headaches are typically attributed to stress and muscle strain. And, while they may differ per individual, these are the common symptoms of tension headaches:
This is a headache series that may last anywhere between a week to several months and may return every couple of years. Afflicted individuals often experience differing symptoms, but these are the most common:
Wide Range of Treatments
Your healthcare provider will partner with you to formulate a headache treatment plan tailored to your individual needs.