In-depth

Complications

Insomnia

Sleepless nights? Insomnia includes difficulty going to sleep, staying asleep or going back to sleep after you awaken. Insomnia may be temporary or chronic.

Lifestyle and home remedies

Headaches and stress

Stress and headaches often go hand in hand. Take simple steps to manage your stress — and help keep your headaches at bay.

Meditation

Stressed out? Try meditation. Learn easy, quick techniques that you can use at work, waiting in line or virtually anywhere.

Relieving tension-type headaches

Tension-type headaches can interfere with your daily life. Head off the pain by taking good care of yourself.

Take headache relief into your own hands

Symptoms

Headache

Most headaches aren't caused by a serious illness, but some could be a sign of a life-threatening condition.

Headaches in children

Children of all ages experience headaches, but the causes aren't all the same. Here's how to help your child.

Tests and diagnosis

CT scan

A CT scan is an imaging test that uses X-rays to produce detailed images of the inside of your body.

MRI

MRI uses a magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the organs and tissues within your body.

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