Tension Type Headache Type
Tension headaches are usually dull, aching, or throbbing headaches that are often associated with other sensations of fullness, tightness, or pressure (a feeling as if the head is going to burst, or as if it is bound or clamped in a vise). These sensations usually involve both sides of the head and neck, especially where the muscles of the neck attach to the skull. Tension headaches also involve the forehead and temples. This type of headache may last for weeks, months, or even years.
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