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I have a headache. what could be causing it?

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Dr. Kathleen Cullen
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
Variable.: Migraines are very severe headaches often accompanied by throbbing, photophobia (lights worsen the headache), and vomiting. Prescription meds are often required. Tension headaches are usually brought on by stress and are vice like in nature. Over the counter meds will help. Sinus headaches are frontal and are accompanied by cold symptoms in which antibiotics are needed.
Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Many: Headaches could be coming from tension, eye strain, tooth grinding, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems.

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What cause headache ?

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Dr. Damien Luviano
Ophthalmology 18 years experience
Many many reasons: See photo for some reasons. Most common are benign. Reasons can be illnesses that affect your body to local diseases such as sinus, or teeth. Most are not serious. I suggest a consult with a physician.
A 21-year-old member asked:

What are the causes of headache?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 60 years experience
Headaches: There are many types of headaches and there are many causes of these headaches. Please give more information concerning your headaches and the question you have.
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A 42-year-old female asked:

What causes headache and how to cure it?

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Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 17 years experience
Millions : A million things have caused headaches and a million things have been tried to cure them. Why guess about a million things! see a doctor for a diagnosis and treatment.
A 49-year-old member asked:

Having headache very often. What are the causes?

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Dr. Catherine Willner
Neurology 35 years experience
There can be many: Frequent headaches can have many causes including sleep problems, dental, jaw or sinus problems, anxiety and tension or issues related to food or drugs, intake of caffeine and dependence on it. If this is progressively worsening, please see a practitioner soon.
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What causes a repetitive headache ?

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Headaches: Headaches have several causes. Common cause will include migraines, tension headaches, poor vision, stress, cluster headaches. Infections in sinuses , ear brain can give headaches. More sinister headaches will include Brain tumours, Bleeding in the brain. If it is a new onset of recurrent headaches, please see your GP for review.

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