Fort Wayne, IN
A 37-year-old male asked:

Headache for 2 weeks, throbbing, pressure or tension at top of head and goes towards back of head. at times i do feel dizzy. what is this? thanks.

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. John Michel
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Not clear but...: This sounds like a stress headache. This frequently is throbbing or pressure and feels like a hat is to tight. Many times it will go to the back of the head and into the neck. This will last sometimes for days or weeks as you have said. What is your stress level? Are you having much caffeine? How are you sleeping ? These are all important in this type of headache? See your doc.
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