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Almost everyone has had a headache. Headache is the most common form of pain. It's a major reason people miss days at work or school or visit the doctor.

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 are often related to stress, depression or anxiety. You are more likely to get tension headaches if you work too much, don't get enough sleep, miss meals, or use alcohol.

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.

Not all headaches require a doctor's attention. But sometimes headaches warn of a more serious disorder. Let your health care provider 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.

NIH: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

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Following is the demographic information reported by website visitors for Headache. Information below may include patient demographics as well as data for website visitors who might be researching on behalf of patients e.g. parents for small children. The data below may or may not be reflective of the complete patient population demographics for this medicine.
User gender
22 out of 33 users are male.
Patients
Female11
Male22
Other0
Survey Participants: 33
User age
The most common user is 21-30 years old.
Patients
< 215
21-3017
30-407
40-503
50+1
Survey Participants: 33
User reported disease
Users most commonly suffer from Back pain.
Patients
Back pain4
Depression4
Asthma1
High blood pressure1
Hepatitis B1
Breast cancer1
Survey Participants: 12
User exercise frequency
Users most commonly exercise once a week.
Patients
Once a week16
Twice a week4
Five times a week2
Everyday3
Survey Participants: 25
User smoking habit
26 out of 33 users do not smoke.
Patients
Smoke7
Do not smoke26
Survey Participants: 33
User alcohol consumption frequency
Users most commonly reported never consuming alcohol
Patients
Never22
One drink a day1
Two drinks a day0
More than two drinks a day0
Once a week3
Twice a week0
Once a month7
Survey Participants: 33
User body weight
6 out of 27 users report being overweight.
Patients
Overweight6
Not overweight21
Survey Participants: 27
User well-being
19 out of 31 users report having significant pain in the last 3 months.
Patients
Significant pain in the last 3 months19
No significant pain in the last 3 months12
Survey Participants: 31
User profession
The most common user profession is Engineer, IT or Software.
Patients
Engineer, IT or Software11
Student5
Other9
Accountant4
Banker2
House Maker2
Survey Participants: 33

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