What’s performance when headache occurs?
The whole head or a certain area on the head is distended or dull, pulsating pain (headache with the heartbeat), head heaviness or tightening, etc., accompanied by nausea, vomiting, vertigo, visual impairment, etc.
Head trauma, migraine, intracranial infection, cerebrovascular diseases, hydrocephalus, intracranial tumors, intracranial hypotension, epilepsy and other reasons may cause headache symptoms.
Doctors can identify head pain according to the speed of headache occurrence, the location of the pain, the beginning and duration of the pain, the degree of pain, the nature of the pain and accompanying symptoms.
What about headache?
Most headaches are caused by cold and hot stimulation, common cold, rhinitis, excessive pressure, emotional excitement, endocrine disorders, excessive fatigue, and even hysteria. Usually, after a week’s rest, the symptoms of pain will be relieved and disappeared.
If frequent headache, sudden severe headache is unbearable, and headache continues without relief, you should go to the hospital for examination in time. The doctor will carry out targeted examination according to the specific situation.
If headache occurs after head injury, or there is no trauma, but symptoms such as temperature rise, neck stiffness, blurred consciousness, double vision, extreme weakness, difficulty in speaking, etc. occur at the same time, immediately call 120 for help.
How to prevent headache?
1. Adequate sleep, regular work and rest, maintain peaceful mood, develop healthy living habits;
2. Avoid factors that stimulate headache, such as overwork, watching TV and computers for a long time, harsh environmental noise or dazzling lights, etc.
3. Actively control basic diseases such as hypertension and hyperlipidemia.
Headache is the first choice for neurology, and several neurologists are selected below.
Deputy Chief Physician Shang Yanchang
Chinese People’s Liberation Army General Hospital
The Youth Standing Committee of the Neurodegenerative Diseases Branch of the Chinese Microcirculation Society and the Member of the Neuromuscular Diseases Group of the Chinese Association of Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine have long focused on the diagnosis and treatment of senile dementia, sleep disorders, muscular dystrophy and cerebrovascular diseases.
Chief Physician Xue Shuang
Sino-Japanese Friendship Hospital
He has been engaged in clinical work in neurology for 35 years and has accumulated rich experience in diagnosis and treatment of neurological diseases.
Du Zhigang, Deputy Chief Physician
Beijing Ditan Hospital Affiliated to Capital Medical University
He is good at treating cerebrovascular diseases, hypertension, diabetes, coronary heart disease and hyperlipidemia.