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Headaches

Headaches can make going about your everyday life frustrating and painful.  Chronic headaches are usually caused by stress or by physiological issues that have not been addressed.  There are many different types of headaches:

  • Migraine
  • Cluster
  • Tension

The first step in treating headaches is to complete a medical history and physical evaluation to make sure the treatment addresses the cause of the headache.  Sometimes headaches can be caused by something as mundane as needing glasses.  In many cases, a full work up may be needed as it could be related to blood sugar dysregulation, hormones or other more complicated issues.

Most common ways headaches are treated:

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