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When should I seek help for headache symptoms?

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In brief: Symptoms interfere

If you answer yes to the below questions - you should seek help.
Are you having 3->4 headaches/week? Are your headaches keeping from going to work multiple days/month? Are your headahes one-sided associated with nausea, vomiting, diarrhea? Have you ever had transient visual loss, motor weakness or slurred speech? Are your headaches associated with your periods, or with certain foods /red wine?

In brief: Symptoms interfere

If you answer yes to the below questions - you should seek help.
Are you having 3->4 headaches/week? Are your headaches keeping from going to work multiple days/month? Are your headahes one-sided associated with nausea, vomiting, diarrhea? Have you ever had transient visual loss, motor weakness or slurred speech? Are your headaches associated with your periods, or with certain foods /red wine?
Dr. Jonathan Dissin
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Dr. Brijesh Chandwani
Pain Management

In brief: Increasing symptoms

Increasing symptoms with regards to frequency, intensity or associated symptoms should warrant a consult with a specialist or your primary physician.
Also, if your headache affects your day to day activity, you should seek out help.

In brief: Increasing symptoms

Increasing symptoms with regards to frequency, intensity or associated symptoms should warrant a consult with a specialist or your primary physician.
Also, if your headache affects your day to day activity, you should seek out help.
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