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A 18-year-old male asked:

Why does my head hurt when i run? after a couple minutes of running my head hurts about 5 months ago i got a concussion and now get daily migranes

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Dr. David Lundin
Neurosurgery 28 years experience
Common: Exercise frequently makes symptoms of concussion worse. This is how athletes are tested before allowing them to return to athletics after chi.
Dr. Neesheet Parikh
Sports Medicine 15 years experience
Unhealed concussion : You should be checked out from a sports medicine physician that has experience with concussions. More than likely your concussion hasn't healed yet and that is causing the headaches after running.

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Last updated Jul 18, 2013

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