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What are the symptoms of episodic tension headaches?

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Symptoms of episodic tension headaches (occur less than 15 days per month) include:

  • Pain is mild to moderate with a constant band-like pain or pressure
  • Pain affects the front, top or sides of the head
  • Pain usually begins gradually, and often occurs in the middle of the day
  • Pain may last from 30 minutes to several days

From: Headache Symptoms WebMD Medical Reference

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National  Headache Foundation. 

Mayo Clinic.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on May 5, 2019

SOURCES: 

National  Headache Foundation. 

Mayo Clinic.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on May 5, 2019

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