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Tension-Type Headaches

In Headache, Neck Pain by Seth Peterson, Physical Therapist Oro Valley

How Common Are They? Tension-type headaches (TTH) are one of the most common types of headaches, affecting millions of people worldwide. They are characterized by a dull, aching pain on both sides of the head, often described as a tight band around the head. TTH can also be accompanied by muscle tension in the neck and shoulders. Living with tension-type …