Cervicogenic Headache, Problem In The Neck!

Headache is a symptom of pain located in the head Headache is a common clinical problem with nearly half of the general population suffering from headaches at some time in any year. 1 According to the International Classification of Headache, there are over 200 types, sub-type, and sub-form of headaches.2 Migraine, tension-type headache, and cervicogenic…

Incorrect Diagnosis Of Migraine Headaches Leads To Inadequate Treatment. Are You Diagnosed Correctly?

According to the International Classification of Headache Disorders, there are over 250 types, sub-types, and sub-forms of headaches.1 There are three common types of headaches: migraine, tension-type and cervicogenic headaches.2 The signs and symptoms of these common headaches overlap, which complicates adequate diagnosis AND treatment. If you are diagnosed incorrectly, the treatment will most likely…

Relaxation/Postural Exercises Reduce Neck Pain & Headaches In The Workplace

Muscle tenderness over the surface of the skull (pericranium) is widely reported to be prevalent not only in sufferers of tension-type headache and cervicogenic headache but also in migraine sufferers.1 Neck pain has a lifetime prevalence of 45-71% and increases for those with headaches.2,3 Neck pain leads to high rate of work disability and lower…

Warning Signs Of Headaches

Head pain Headaches can be chronic (eg. a migraine with/without aura), caused by muscular tension, or even simple dehydration. Below is a list of signs and symptoms that may be signals of something more serious than a chronic headache:1 First or worst headache ever New onset of a headache Onset after age 50 years Change in…

Headache Website Resources

Headaches are not as simple as it sounds. Here are a few websites where you can find comprehensive information: The International Headache Society (IHS) > World Headache Alliance (WHA) > American Headache Society (AHS) > European Headache Federation (EHF) > National Headache Foundation (NHF) > Organisation for the Understanding of Cluster Headaches (OUCH) > British…