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If i have a severe headache at the base of my skull, is this different than the other types of headache?

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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Anything: Headaches can come from fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, sleep apnea, snoring, being dehydrated, having chronic sinusitis or allergies, too much caffeine or over the counter headache medication, high blood pressure or something more serious like a tumor. See your doctor and get checked.

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Last updated Mar 13, 2019

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