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Headache is a common health complaint, but most headaches are easily treated. Learn about the different types of headaches and pain-relief options.
Cluster headaches are rare headaches that occur in a group, or cluster. Find out more about causes, symptoms and prevention of cluster headaches.
Tension headaches are very common and experienced by almost everyone. Learn more about tension headaches including its symptoms, causes and treatments.
Most people have headaches occasionally. Find out what can cause them and how you can treat different types of headaches.
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.
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.
Migraines are usually very painful and can be accompanied by an ‘aura’ or nausea. Learn how to prevent, and treat, migraines.
Sinusitis is when the hollow spaces in the bones of your face become inflamed. Sinusitis is a common symptom for colds and the flu and it can be difficult to tell the difference between them.
A brain aneurysm is a bulge in an artery in the brain. If it bursts or leaks, it can cause bleeding on the brain which needs immediate attention.
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.