Tag Archives: headaches

Headaches: What to know, when to worry

Everyone gets the occasional when-will-this-day-end headache. These headaches may even follow a certain pattern. (Mine usually strike like clockwork if I miss my morning cup of French press coffee.) But when is a headache cause for concern? “Most bouts of regular headaches are not serious and can be treated on their own,” says Dr. Elizabeth… Read More »

Poor Posture When Using Computer Can Cause Neck Pain & Headaches, Explain Researchers

Poor posture in front of computer can lead to neck pain. (Photo Credits: Pixabay) Do you tend to suffer from headaches or neck and backaches from computer work? If so, checking your posture may help, researchers say. Sitting at a computer with jutting head forward to look more closely at the screen compresses the neck… Read More »

Alcohol and headaches

Alcohol is embedded in our society, and it is difficult to be in a public space without seeing a reference to alcohol or being offered a drink. Alcohol is broken down in the liver by an enzyme called alcohol dehydrogenase. People with a variant in this enzyme have issues with metabolizing alcohol and can develop… Read More »