Category Archives: Headaches


Now, let’s get to something a little less gruesome and frankly something a little more common, which is migraine. Migraine is very, very prevalent in the United States. Seventeen percent of women and 6% of men in the United States

A few cases of headaches

Okay, another case. Sixty-seven-year-old woman with a new holocranial headache with exposure to cold, tenderness in her scalp and pain upon chewing. That’s a classic history of giant cell arteritis. Scalp pain. Bothers them to touch the scalp. If they

Headaches. Part 2

Now I’m going to go through some cases.This is a case, sad case, of a 61-year-old male who came in with a six-week history of headaches. The pain awakened him out of sleep and would get better as the day


Ninety percent of persons who seek medical advice for headache have migraine or tension-type headaches, and only 10% of all people have anything else wrong with them. Although there are many types of headaches, the overwhelming majority of people fit