Our expert says:
It sounds to me as you may have more than one trigger for headache and you may even be getting more than one kind of headache. I suggest that you go to the headache clinic for a full examination as just taking pain killers is not the solution. Chronic painkiller use can trigger rebound headaches and it is very bad for your kidneys. See http://www.headacheclinic.co.za/pages/45
There is one in Johannesburg, one in Cape Town and one in Durban
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