What Kind of Headache Do You Have?

Sinus Headache

The scoop: It's extremely uncommon; most people who think they have one actually have a migraine. "Almost half of people with migraines have runny or stuffy nose or teary eyes with their headaches," Dr. Tepper explains.

Symptoms: Pain around the nose and eyes; runny nose, often accompanied by fever.

Pain: Mild to severe

Triggers: An acute sinus infection

Treatment: OTC pain relievers and sinus meds

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