Learn how to prevent headaches in this video with Dr. Jacqueline Eghrari-Sabet.
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Dr. Jacqueline Eghrari-Sabet: Hi I'm Dr. Jacqueline Eghrari-Sabet founder of family asthma and allergy care today we are going to talk about headaches. We are going to answer the questions that you've all been asking of what is a headache. Will talk about the types of headaches from mild in annoyances to life threatening head aches, I will cover some of the treatment options, some which are right there at home, last thing we'll talk about triggers that are in your environment. Today we are in my office right been in practice for over 15 years, I see all types of patients, who come in to seek help for the headaches, now its your turn so lets get started. The first question is what is a headache? Well the good news is, its not a bruised brain or a broken skull, the pain that comes from your head is from things that lead to your head, like blood vessels, an increase blood flow will cause pain, or tight muscles around your head and your neck will cause pain the nerves that are in and around your head and your neck can cause pain, and lastly the Menengies which is the wrapping around the brain can cause the pain we know is headaches. So now you know what a headache is. Let's go talk about the types of headaches. And see if you can figure out which one you have.