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Tension Headache (cont.)

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Doctors will suggest over-the-counter pain relievers such as aspirin, acetaminophen, and other NSAIDs. These provide relief for most people with tension-type headache.

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The International Headache Society (IHS) began developing a classification system for headaches in 1985.

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