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Cluster headache

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Introduction
Cluster headaches are excruciating attacks of pain in one side of the head, often felt behind the eye. They're much more painful than migraines or other headaches.
Symptoms of cluster headaches
The pain of a cluster headache starts quickly, without warning, and is described as excruciating. Cluster headache attacks can occur around one to three times a day.
Treating cluster headaches
Cluster headaches need to be treated at a specialist clinic. You may be prescribed medication or oxygen therapy to relieve pain or medication to prevent attacks.
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