Headache / Migraine

Causes of a headache after crying

Crying is the body’s natural response to emotions that can be mentally and physically draining. When a strong cry triggers a headache, there are steps a person can take to help alleviate the physical pain, even if the emotional pain remains. When crying hard enough, many people will experience: a runny nose bloodshot eyes swelling […]

Headache / Migraine

What to know about naproxen

People usually use the drug naproxen to relieve pain and swelling, but it can also help treat fever. Naproxen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Naproxen is available by prescription, or people can purchase lower-strengths forms over the counter. In this article, we provide an overview of naproxen, including how it works, its uses, and […]

Headache / Migraine Sexual Health / STDs

What is an orgasm headache?

An orgasm headache is intense and it starts suddenly, just before or during an orgasm. These headaches are usually harmless, and a person can often treat them with over-the-counter pain medications. However, headaches during sex can sometimes signal a more serious condition. In this article, we describe what orgasm headaches are, what they feel like, […]

Body Aches Headache / Migraine

What is a cervicogenic headache?

A cervicogenic headache is a pain that develops in the neck, though a person feels the pain in their head. Cervicogenic headaches are secondary headaches. Secondary headaches are those caused by an underlying condition, such as neck injuries, infections, or severe high blood pressure. This sets them apart from primary headaches, such as migraines and […]

Headache / Migraine

Cefaleas: Causas, tipos y tratamiento

Las cefaleas representan uno de los problemas médicos más comunes; la mayoría de las personas las sufren en algún momento de sus vidas. Pueden afectar a cualquier persona independientemente de su edad, raza y género. La Organización Mundial de la Salud (OMS) ha declarado que casi la mitad de los adultos a nivel mundial experimentarán […]