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Tension Type Headache Research Paper

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Tension Type Headaches (TTH) are common in clinical practice. Tension type headaches lasts minutes to weeks. The pain is usually pressing or tightening in quality, mild to moderate in intensity, and bilateral in location, but does not exacerbate by the physical activity. Nausea and vomiting is usually absent, but photophobia or phonophobia can be present. The words tension and type underline its indefinite pathogenesis and indicates some kind of mental or muscular tension may play a causative role. Tension type headache is a common form of headache and most people with acute TTH never consult a doctor. They treat themselves with over the counter analgesic drugs and become frequent or chronic users of these drugs, thereby causing major health
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