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  1. Headache | Condition Leaflet

    Headache, Exertional headaches/sexual headaches Exertional headaches are headaches associated with physical activity. , migraine headache

  2. Headache | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Headache, The International Headache Society classifies headaches into primary and secondary headache disorders. [ 1 , 2 ] Primary headache Over 90% of head...

  3. Cluster Headaches | Condition Leaflet

    Cluster Headaches, Avoidance of alcohol is recommended during a period of cluster headaches. What are cluster headaches and what are the symptoms? Cluster headaches...

  4. Tension-type Headache | Condition Leaflet

    Tension-type Headache, Tension-type headache (previously just called tension headache) is the most common form of headache. Painkillers taken only when needed...

  5. Cluster Headaches | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Cluster Headaches, As with any primary headache, some patients may need imaging, and the red flags of headache indicating the need to search for a secondary cause are: [ 16 ] Change in...

  6. Headache Pathway | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Headache Pathway, This problem-specific video map, for insight into the diagnosis and management of headache in patients, providing content at key decision points (eg red flags...

  7. Secondary Headache | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Secondary Headache, A secondary headache is one arising secondary to a condition known to cause headache. Primary headaches, although more common, are not life-th...

  8. Chronic Tension-type Headache | Condition Leaflet

    Chronic Tension-type Headache, Note: medication-induced headache can be similar to chronic tension-type headache . Medication-induced headache (sometimes called ...

  9. Medication-overuse Headache and Headache Triggers | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Medication-overuse Headache and Headache Triggers, Medication-overuse headache (MOH) - previously called rebound headache, drug-induced headache or medicat...

  10. Complications after Spinal or Epidural Anaesthetic - Headache | Condition Leaflet

    Complications after Spinal or Epidural Anaesthetic - Headache, Young patients and women having the spinal or epidural for childbirth are more likely than other people to have a post-dural pun...

  11. Medication-induced (Medication-overuse) Headache | Condition Leaflet

    Medication-induced (Medication-overuse) Headache, Medication-induced (medication-overuse) headache is a cause of frequent or daily headaches. It is caused by taking pa...

  12. Tension-type Headache | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Tension-type Headache, Headaches are a major cause of morbidity. Tension-type headache (TTH) is a significant cause of sickness absence and impaired ability at work. [ 1 ]...

  13. Primary Sexual Headache | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Primary Sexual Headache, Synonyms: orgasmic cephalgia, orgasmic headache, sexual headache, coital headache, early coital cephalgia, orgasmic coital cephalgia ...

  14. Triptans | Condition Leaflet

    If you take triptans too often, you are at risk of developing medication-induced headache. What is medication-induced headache? Medication-induced headache (also calle...

  15. Migraine Diary | Condition Leaflet

    Migraine/Headache Diary           Fill in the details of each migraine/headache attack using the following:

  16. Medicines to Prevent Migraine Attacks | Condition Leaflet

    What is medication-induced headache? Medication-induced headache (also known as medication-overuse headache) is caused by taking painkillers or triptan medicines too ofte...

  17. Subarachnoid Haemorrhage | Condition Leaflet

    However, the term thunderclap headache is more commonly used for some other types of sudden headache, including primary sexual headache . Usually the headache lasts...

  18. Migraine | Condition Leaflet

    The aura usually goes before the headache begins.The headache usually develops within 60 minutes of the end of the aura, but it may develop a lot sooner than that - often straight af...

  19. Migraine and Combined Hormonal Contraception | Condition Leaflet

    About 1 in 4 people who have migraine also have an aura (warning sign) that they are about to have a headache. The aura comes before the headache and is often a visual disturbance. I...

  20. Medicines to Treat Migraine Attacks | Condition Leaflet

    If you take painkillers early enough, they often reduce the severity of the headache, or stop it completely. A lot of people do not take a painkiller until a headache becomes reall...