Headaches or cephalalgia is one of the most common disorders of the nervous system. Approximately half of all adults have had a headache during the past year, and it is the sixth cause of disability in the world. Although the majority are not serious, one should go to the doctor when its onset is sudden and intense, it is accompanied by neurological symptoms such as loss of strength or alteration of language or fever.

Headaches explained in first person

Professionals and patients explain how you live with the disease
Headache is the sixth most disabling group of diseases as regards day of healthy life lost due to an illness.
I don’t hide that I have chronic migraine and that I suffer from it. I believe that one must try to take the stigma out of migraine and that it is seen as an illness.

Substantiated information by:

Neus Fabregat i Fabra
Víctor Obach Baurier

Published: 16 May 2018
Updated: 16 May 2018


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