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Headaches are one of the most common health complaints, but most are easily treated. Find out about the different types of headaches and treatments.

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Headache treatments

Trusted information about the treatment of headaches, as well as advice on pain relief can be found on this page.

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Tension headache

Trusted information about tension headache, cause, symptom and treatment can be found on this page.

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Cluster headache

Trusted information about cluster headaches, causes, symptoms and treatments can be found on this page.

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Headache medication

Most people have headaches occasionally. Find out what can cause them and how you can treat different types of headaches.

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Gastroenteritis is an infection that can cause vomiting, diarrhoea, nausea, stomach pains, fever, headaches and loss of appetite. Learn more here.

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Migraines are common and usually very painful. There may be ways to prevent them, and there are good treatments for them. Learn more about migraines here.

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Aneurysm symptoms

Learn about critical symptoms of brain aneurysms and aortic aneurysm, and how to handle emergency situations that may involve aneurysms.

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Head injury symptoms

Trusted information about head injury signs and symptoms, and when to seek medical attention.

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Trusted information on caffeine and its effects, plus links to trusted resources.

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Lumbar puncture

Lumbar puncture involves putting a needle into lower the back to diagnose and sometimes treat problems of the brain and spinal cord. Learn how to prepare for the procedure and what to expect.

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