A 39-year-old member asked:
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why do i have a pounding headache when i wake up after sex?

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Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience Internal Medicine
Sex headaches: There is a form of migraine that is worse after sex. Ask you doctor to give you something to help.
Answered on Feb 28, 2016
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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A cervical pillow: A cervical pillow is designed for your type of issues, especially if you sleep on your back or side. Speak with your doctor about how to obtain one.
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