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Headaches

 

We understand that it is worrisome as a parent if and when your child complains of a headache. Be assured that headaches are one of the most common recurring pain symptoms that we see in the office. At one time or another, almost all children complain of a headache. The severity of the headache and whether or not it is accompanied by any other symptoms can be usful in diagnosing the cause of the headache. 

How to keep a headache diary

Click here to learn more about headaches from healthychildren.org

Click here for more information on migraine headaches

Assessing headaches and migraines: PedMIDAS & PAMS screening tools

This information was created in collaboration with The American Academy of Pediatrics, healthychildren.org, and Cincinnati Children's Hospital.