Treating Teen Headaches
Headache is a common complaint among teens, with more than 50 percent of teenagers reporting a headache at least once a month. The most common types of headaches are tension headaches and migraine headaches.
For more information on the causes of headaches and whether your teen may need to see his or her healthcare provider, go to healthychildren.org and search for “headaches.”
Katherine Kopp is a freelance writer and editor in Chapel Hill. She and her husband are the parents of three daughters.