World Headache Society

Trigeminal Neuralgia What Is It? 

Trigeminal Neuralgia What is it?  A sudden severe facial pain with electric shock-like, stabbing quality that lasts from a fraction of seconds to minutes. It may be triggered by touching, talking, washing face, shaving, brushing teeth, chewing, swallowing, or wind blowing on the face. Types of Trigeminal Neuralgia: Classical Trigeminal Neuralgia: this is caused due […]

Primary Headache

What are the types of migraines? Migraine without aura Recurrent headache disorder manifested as attacks lasting 4-72 hours. Typical characteristics of the headache are unilateral location, pulsating quality, moderate or severe intensity, increased by routine physical activity and association with nausea and/or sensitivity to light and sound. Migraine with aura Recurrent attacks, lasting minutes, of […]

Cervicogenic Headaches

Cervicogenic headaches are 2-3 times more common in females. Many years ago, it was more of the middle-aged and elderly people who were afflicted, but due to poor ergonomics in use of technology, more people are diagnosed from all ages, especially adolescents and young adults.Cervicogenic headache is a common form of headache caused by structures […]

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