A 18-year-old male asked:
i am experiencing neck pain, moderate headache of gradual onset, lasting < 1 hour, on both sides, that gets worse with psychological stress, exercise, being tired, skipping meals, that is unaffected by sneeze or cough, and with dull or aching sensation, w
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Dr. Stuart Hickerson answered
31 years experience Family Medicine
Headache: This sounds most consistent with a tension headache. Tension headaches cause 80% of headaches and are described as the following: "band like" or "tight hat", bilateral, generalized, occipital/neck or frontal.
Answered on Aug 5, 2019
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