About headache


This is the most common type of vascular headache. Migraine headaches can be divided into two main types: Migraine with aura (classic migraine); Migraine without aura.


For one in ten people, a headache is an excruciating experience that might herald some serious disorder.

Interesting headache facts

Most of us get headaches at one time or another - and they're not pleasant. How many of these facts did you know?

Using the wrong painkillers?

You've taken four tablets for a splitting headache, but they don't seem to be working. So you try two other types – painkillers are painkillers, right? Not so, say the experts.

10 interesting head facts

You take your head for granted. But without it, you couldn’t smile, breathe, think, smell, hear or see. Or read this article. But there's much you can do to keep it in good shape.

Losing your mind over headaches?

It is mid-morning. You had a good night’s sleep, a healthy breakfast and your usual morning coffee with two painkillers. Is a splitting headache part of your daily routine?

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