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Symptom checker

Our Symptom checker provides clinical advice on what to do next based on your symptoms.

Headaches

Headache is a common health complaint, but most headaches are easily treated. Learn about the different types of headaches and pain-relief options.

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Cluster headache

Cluster headaches are rare headaches that occur in a group, or cluster. Find out more about causes, symptoms and prevention of cluster headaches.

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Tension headache

Tension headaches are very common and experienced by almost everyone. Learn more about tension headaches including its symptoms, causes and treatments.

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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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How do you know if you're having a migraine or a headache?

Most Australians get headaches, while 5 million experience migraines, which can affect the entire body. Learn about the difference, and how you can prevent or treat migraines.

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Aches and pains

Pain is a part of life, but it shouldn't stop you from living. Learn about the types of pain including back pain, headaches, and swelling in the groin, as well as pain relief such as paracetamol.

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Migraine

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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Brain tumour symptoms

A brains tumour symptoms can appear similar to other diseases but there are key ones to look out for. Learn more about the different symptoms of brain tumours.

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Brain aneurysm

A brain aneurysm is a bulge in an artery within the brain. If the aneurysm bursts or leaks, it can cause bleeding on the brain, which is a life-threatening condition requiring immediate attention.

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Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen is a type of anti-inflammatory pain reliever. It is a medicine that treats fever and pain caused by inflammation. It belongs to a group of medicines called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs.

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