Tag Archives: Headache

Popular Diagnostic Measurements for Headache Lack Evidence of Accuracy – Neurology Advisor

There is a dearth of evidence for diagnostic accuracy in measurement scales that were reported in the literature for headache associated with musculoskeletal symptoms in adults. More studies are required to enhance the level of evidence, according to a study published in Cephalalgia. Researchers conducted a review of literature on the diagnostic accuracy of questionnaires and… Read More »

No Differences in Cortical Measures in Patients With and Without Headache – Neurology Advisor

There are no significant differences in cerebral cortex measurements between patients with and without headache, according to a study published in Pain. In this large, population-based study, investigators analyzed data from the Nord-Trøndelag Health Surveys on participants aged 50 to 66 years, with and without headache, who were selected from the general population (N=1006). Participants… Read More »

Causes of a headache after crying

Crying is the body’s natural response to emotions that can be mentally and physically draining. When a strong cry triggers a headache, there are steps a person can take to help alleviate the physical pain, even if the emotional pain remains. When crying hard enough, many people will experience: a runny nose bloodshot eyes swelling… Read More »