Myths Surrounding Headache and Migraine

There are a lot of headache myths out there. The National Headache Foundation has all the information you need to and can dispel many of these myths. Learn why your headaches are likely not sinus headaches, how pain medication can actually worsen your headaches, and what research shows are truly headache triggers.

The NHF is always searching for the latest research and education to share with you—the patient. We believe a better understanding of what’s really causing your headache or migraine can put you on the right track for better health.

More on some common headache myths:

Patient Interview: Different Headache Types Have to be Treated Separately

Migraine can often be confused as sinus headache. If you have both, they need to be treated separately.