causes of headaches

Headaches and psychiatry

Headaches are one of the most common complaints. Headaches can be due to a minor reasons like influenza, or they can due to other medical conditions which may have very serious implications. Therefore the main approach should be to regard the headache primarily as a symptom and investigate if it is the by-product of another illness.

Headache and psychiatry

What is a headache? A headache is a non-specific symptom that has a major impact on the quality of life of the sufferer. It is not possible to make a diagnosis only on the basis of headaches as a symptom.