One of the most common forms of pain that occurs in the head is a tension headache. According to statistics, about 90 percent of the world's population is subject to such painful sensations. In most cases, they bother people aged 25 to 35 years. Women are more likely to complain about their appearance than men.
Tension headache is a type of pain in which a person experiences not strong, but pressing and squeezing painful sensations. Patients describe them in different ways, calling such pain monotonous, bilateral, tightening or dull. Such unpleasant sensations are almost always accompanied by fatigue, nervousness, impaired appetite and sleep, as well as sensitivity to bright lights and loud sounds.
According to the duration of the headache, they can be divided into 2 types: episodic and chronic tension headache.
The first symptom will be the appearance of pain in the head of mild or moderate severity, to which the person gradually gets used. The nature of the pain is moderate, because of this, people often prefer self-medication instead of going to the doctor.
Treatment of severe headaches, in particular those that recur regularly, should be individualized and, therefore, only a doctor can prescribe it. At the Gatling med multidisciplinary clinic, an individual treatment method will be selected for you. Do not put up with a headache and do not self-medicate, contact specialists and be sure they will help you