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Post by kumar985 » Mon Apr 25, 2016 1:10 am

While headache why do we feel pain on forehead not in brain.

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Post by boron » Sat Jul 23, 2016 5:40 pm

The most common cause of headache is probably increased tension in the muscles that cover the skull. Another source of origin can be dilated vessels in dura mater (the hard membrane that covers the brain).

Brain tissue does not have pain receptors.

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Post by leesajohnson » Fri Sep 09, 2016 6:37 am

Headaches can be caused by lots of different things, and everybody's different. This isn't meant to sound like a cliché answer but the best treatment for headaches is actually prevention (much easier than trying to get rid of one, once you've got it), and this is through a healthier lifestyle. Many people have been cured of headaches by a radical change in diet (e.g. cutting out grains and sugars), exercise, plenty of sleep, and low stress.http://www.webmd.com/migraines-headache ... hes-basics
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/headache/P ... ction.aspx

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