Headaches happen to everybody, and while they rarely are a symptom of a chronic medical condition it is possible that your headache could indicate a serious illness. It’s important to know your personal headache symptoms so you can properly identify any changes that may occur that could require medical attention.
First, let’s break down the different kinds of headaches. The location of the headache and type of pain that it is causing can tell a lot about the cause. See the infographic below for some of the most common kinds of headaches.