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  1. Headaches Provides info on common types of headaches and their causes. Offers home treatment and prevention tips. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor. Covers when a headache is an emergency.
  2. Headaches Provides links to info about types of headaches and treatment. Covers tension and migraine headaches. Covers avoiding migraine triggers. Includes info to guide you through decision to take or not take medicines to prevent migraines.
  3. Headaches: Managing a Headache Guides you through ways to reduce the severity of a headache and prevent it from coming back. Looks at combining stress management with medicines. Includes things you can do every day to help prevent headaches.
  4. Migraine Headaches Discusses possible causes and symptoms of migraine headaches. Covers common warning signs like the aura, nausea, and light sensitivity. Discusses tests used to diagnose migraines. Offers home treatment advice and discusses treatment with medicine.
  5. Cluster Headaches Covers causes and symptoms of cluster headaches. Covers medicines and treatment that either help reduce frequency or severity of headaches or stop a headache after it has started.
  6. Rebound Headaches Learn why taking headache pain medicine too often may be causing even more headaches.
  7. Tension Headaches Covers causes and symptoms of tension headaches. Looks at managing headaches with over-the-counter and prescription medicines. Includes stress reduction and getting sleep and exercise. Includes getting treatment for depression or anxiety.
  8. Headaches in Children Discusses causes, symptoms, medicines, home treatment, triggers, and prevention tips for children's migraine and tension headaches.
  9. Types of Headache
  10. Physical Exam for Headaches
  11. Lidocaine for Cluster Headaches
  12. Antidepressants for Migraine Headaches
  13. Migraine Headache Triggers
  14. Tension Headache Classifications
  15. Tension Headache Triggers
  16. Types of Migraine Headaches
  17. Types of Cluster Headaches
  18. Corticosteroids for Cluster Headaches
  19. Medicines for Cluster Headaches
  20. Headaches: Avoiding Triggers Learn some common headache triggers so you can plan to avoid the ones that affect you.
  21. Headaches: Keeping a Diary Learn how keeping a headache diary can help you find what's causing your pain.
  22. Antidepressants for Tension Headaches
  23. Preventive Headache Medicines
  24. Pregnancy: Headaches and Preeclampsia
  25. Headaches: Should I Take Prescription Medicine for Tension Headaches? Guides through the decision to take prescription drugs for tension headaches. Covers treatment with antidepressants, anticonvulsants, and antianxiety medicines. Lists side effects. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  26. Beta-Blockers for Migraine Headaches Looks at beta-blocker drugs to treat migraine headaches. Discusses generic and brand names such as metoprolol (Lopressor), nadolol (Corgard), and propranolol (Inderal). Covers how well they work, side effects, and warnings if you have other health problems.
  27. Headache Prevention: Posture and Body Mechanics
  28. Seizure Medicines for Tension Headaches
  29. Headaches: Finding and Avoiding Triggers Guides you through identifying and avoiding tension headache triggers. Helps you reduce the frequency and severity of headaches. Explains common triggers. Includes stress management, treatment for depression, and regular exercise and sleep.
  30. Antianxiety Medicines for Tension Headaches
  31. Cluster Headaches: Conditions With Similar Symptoms
  32. Headaches: Should I Have Imaging Tests to Find Out What's Causing My Headaches? Guides you through the decision to have imaging tests to evaluate your headaches. Looks at the types of imaging tests used, including CT scan and MRI. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  33. Headaches: Should I Take Medicine to Prevent Migraines? Guides you through the decision to take drugs for migraines. Covers treatment with antidepressants, anticonvulsants, beta-blockers, and calcium channel blockers. Lists side effects. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  34. Jerry's Story: Reducing Stress to Stop Tension Headaches
  35. acetaminophen and caffeine
  36. Acupuncture Discusses a traditional Chinese therapy that uses very thin needles placed in the skin to influence energy flow (called chi or qi). Explains its complementary medicine use for pain and conditions such as headaches and carpal tunnel syndrome. Covers safety issues.
  37. PTSD and Depression Brief discussion on depression in those with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Discusses symptoms like crying for no reason, having problems sleeping, or headaches or body aches. Offers links to more extensive discussions on PTSD and depression.
  38. Depression in Children and Teens Looks at depression in children and teens. Covers symptoms like anxiety, headaches, sleep problems, and lack of energy. Discusses treatment with therapy and medicines. Covers warning signs of suicide.
  39. acetaminophen, aspirin, and caffeine
  40. acetaminophen and phenylephrine
  41. naproxen and pseudoephedrine
  42. Obesity: Should I Take Weight-Loss Medicine? Guides you through the decision about taking weight-loss medicine. Describes different types of medicine. Covers side effects like headaches, nausea, and bowel problems. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  43. Teen Health Provides links to how-to information about teen health. Includes info on acne, bullying, depression, headaches, and tobacco use. Covers talking with your teen about sex and responding to substance abuse. Also covers anorexia and bulimia.
  44. Capsaicin Covers capsaicin found in some hot peppers. Looks at its use as dietary supplement to improve digestion and fight infection, topical skin products to relieve headaches and joint pain, and skin patch for postherpetic neuralgia. Covers safety, side effects.
  45. acetaminophen and pseudoephedrine
  46. acetaminophen, chlorpheniramine, and pseudoephedrine
  47. acetaminophen, diphenhydramine, and phenylephrine
  48. Taking Medicine to Stop a Migraine Learn how taking medicine at the first sign of a migraine can help manage headache pain.
  49. acetaminophen and diphenhydramine
  50. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the Head
  51. Beta-Blockers for High Blood Pressure Looks at beta-blockers to lower blood pressure. Includes info on their use in people who have angina, aortic aneurysms, migraine headaches, or anxiety disorders. Covers side effects.
  52. Acetaminophen
  53. Migraines: Finding and Avoiding Triggers
  54. Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD) Discusses temporomandibular disorders (TMD, TMJ). Describes symptoms, including problems with jaw movement, pain in and around the jaw joints, and headaches caused by bruxism. Discusses treatment with occlusal splints. Offers home treatment tips.
  55. Computed Tomography (CT) Scan of the Head and Face
  56. Encephalitis: Mosquitoes and Ticks
  57. Bites and Stings: Flu-Like Symptoms
  58. Office Ergonomics
  59. aspirin and caffeine
  60. Aspirin
  61. Symptoms Before a Migraine
  62. Feverfew for Migraines
  63. Carole's Story: Taking Medicine Right Away to Stop a Migraine
  64. aspirin (oral)
  65. aspirin (rectal)
  66. naproxen
  67. acetaminophen (oral)
  68. acetaminophen (rectal)
  69. acetaminophen (injection)
  70. Nervous System Problems Describes what happens when diseases or injuries affect the nervous system. Covers emergency symptoms like loss of consciousness, seizure, or confusion or behavior changes. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  71. Head Injury, Age 4 and Older Looks at common causes of minor and serious head injuries. Discusses possible head injury emergencies. Offers tool to help you check symptoms and decide when to call a doctor. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  72. phenylephrine
  73. Sinusitis: Should I Take Antibiotics? Guides you through the decision to take antibiotics to treat sinusitis. Explains causes of sinusitis and how well antibiotics work. Lists risks. Discusses other treatment for sinus infection. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  74. phenylephrine (rectal)
  75. pseudoephedrine
  76. Head Injury, Age 3 and Younger Provides overview of head injuries in those age 3 and younger. Offers tool to help you check symptoms and decide when to see doctor. Discusses emergency symptoms and when to seek care. Offers prevention tips.

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