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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Georgia Latham
35 years experience Family Medicine
Tension headaches: are extremely common, and rarely related to any significant problem in the brain. Tumors can cause headaches. An examination by a doctor can determi ... Read More
Dr. Jon Fishburn
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Not likely : Tension headaches are due to tension in muscles in the head & neck usually as a result of stress, poor posture, new activities which place more te ... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
38 years experience Radiology
Well you might feel: Tension or stress prior to developing the full blown headache. Headaches are complex. Sometimes you notice certain things happen prior to your getti ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Neck tight? Stress?: Most people have a headache at some time, such as from colds and flus, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on the computer, stress at work, et ... Read More
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Dr. Mitchell Cohn
35 years experience Pain Management
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Tension headaches: Headaches which are caused by stress or discomfort on neck, scalp and headmuscles.Headaches are band-like in nature
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
31 years experience Pediatrics
See below:: With a tension headache, the pain often starts at the back of your head and moves forward, so that it eventually includes your neck, scalp, and head. ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Tension-type: headache can develop from episodic Tension-type Headache and the resultant headache is considered a chronic form. The clinical presentation is similar ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Headache: Tension or muscle contraction headaches tend to be dull and less severe than migraine or headaches due to intracranial pathology like aneurysm,tumor o ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Morgan
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Headache : Need to follow up with PCP for evaluation and examination of Cervical Spine , as well as a thorough Neurological Examination, with supporting laborato ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Many possibilities: Most people get a headache at some time, such as from colds, infections, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on the computer, stress at work, ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
31 years experience Pediatrics
Unknown!: Tension headaches are characterized by dull, non-pulsatile discomfort on both sides of the temples and forehead. Typically last for 30-60 min or for d ... Read More
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