TENSION HEADACHE

a continual headache generated by acute or extended emotional tension and generally joined by insomnia, irritability, and painful contracting of the neck muscles.

TENSION HEADACHE: "Many OTC medicines exist not for the treatment of tension headaches."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TENSION HEADACHE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/tension-headache/ (accessed October 15, 2019).
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