Headache is the most common form of pain. The most common type of headache is a tension headache. Tension headaches are due to tight muscles in your shoulders, neck, scalp and jaw. They may be related to numerous factors. Tension headaches are commonly seen if you work too much, don’t get enough sleep, miss meals.
Other common types of headaches include migraines, cluster headaches, and sinus
headaches. Most people can feel much better by making lifestyle changes, learning ways to relax and taking pain relievers.
Some headaches warn of a more serious disorder. Let us know if you have sudden, severe headaches. Get medical help right away if you have a headache after a blow to your head, or if you have a headache along with a stiff neck, fever, confusion, loss of consciousness, or pain in the eye or ear.