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Should I see a doctor if I get headaches after exercise?

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It's important not to assume that your headaches, especially new exertional headaches, are caused by exercise. In order to rule out other medical causes -- some of which can be life-threatening -- a doctor needs to evaluate your headaches.

From: Headaches After Exercise WebMD Medical Reference

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National Headache Foundation: "Exertional Headaches."

Johns Hopkins Medicine: "Primary Exertion Headache."

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on November 06, 2018

SOURCES:

National Headache Foundation: "Exertional Headaches."

Johns Hopkins Medicine: "Primary Exertion Headache."

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on November 06, 2018

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