A 36-year-old female asked:
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i get migraine 3-5 times a week. it begins to feel like a tension headache then explodes into a migraine with shooting pains in my temples.

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Migraines?: Recommend seeing a neurologist, if not already doing so.
Answered on May 1, 2016
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