A 20-year-old female asked:
Severe tension headaches that i have almost everyday and get dizzy. i am worried this might be a brain tumor. should i be concerned? i am 20 years old
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Psychiatry 43 years experience
Headaches: If you have severe headaches frequently, you should see your primary care physician and/or a neurologist for evaluation. That doesn't preclude feeling concerned, but it could go a long way towards resolving your worries and providing whatever help you might need. Best wishes.
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