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Health Tip: When Headaches Signal Trouble

👤by Diana Kohnle 0 comments 🕔Friday, November 14th, 2014

(HealthDay News) -- While most headaches aren't serious, there are warning signs that it's time to see a doctor.

The Harvard Medical School mentions these examples:

Suddenly developing frequent headaches after age 50. A headache that is severe or feels like the worst one you've ever had. Headache pain that continues to increase, or pain that worsens when you cough or move. Headaches that cause changes in mental function or personality. Headaches that develop after a head injury. Headaches that wake you from sleep or that interfere with daily life. Headaches accompanied by other symptoms, including painful red eye, fever, neck stiffness, confusion, blurry vision, numbness, weakness or seizures.

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