Signs and  Symptoms of  Headache

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Common Symptoms

Each of the three basic headache syndromes has unique characteristics, yet they all have some symptoms in common.  

Migraine Symptoms

The duration of this type of headache might range from 4 to 72 hours.

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Tension Headache Symptoms

The most frequent type of headaches, tension headaches are mild to moderately painful.

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Cluster Headache Symptoms

The onset of cluster headache symptoms can happen suddenly.

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Headaches can affect anyone of any age, including young people.

Symptoms in Children

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Head pain is a telltale sign of most types of headaches.

In general, tension headaches are the most prevalent and manageable type of headache, followed by migraines, cluster headaches, and violent but less severe migraines.