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Why do I gat bad headeaches all the time a lot of time I wake up with them?
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Dr. Strahil Atanasov
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
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In brief: Different reasons
There are different headaches types and causes.
From sleep medicine perspective, waking up with a headache is probably due to a sleep problem: most commonly sleep deprivation or sleep apnea.

In brief: Different reasons
There are different headaches types and causes.
From sleep medicine perspective, waking up with a headache is probably due to a sleep problem: most commonly sleep deprivation or sleep apnea.
Dr. Strahil Atanasov
Dr. Strahil Atanasov
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Dr. David Duhon
Headaches on awakening are a common symptom of obstructive sleep apnea. The typical OSA headache is dull, not one-sided, and fades away within one to two hours.
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