There is no one that has lived without have some health problems. This should show you how easy it is to be infected with one illness or the other. If you have been a victim to migraines before, then I believe you know how heart breaking and also disturbing it can be. Well, taking all that aside, if you have not experienced cluster headaches before, you need to be happy and pray you never because; they are worse than having migraines. Now, that should give you an idea as to how painful they can be.
Another name for cluster headache is called “suicide headaches” due to the fact that, they come suddenly so painful and stay for about 5 minutes to 3 hours or even more. For so many people, cluster headaches have woken up at night at all times and just ruined a good night’s sleep that was supposed to be because; the pain you feel is nothing you can be able to go back to sleep with.
Cluster headache pains are mostly affect specific parts which are above or behind the eyes and also come with other painful signs like the fact that your pupil can change, dropped eyelid and also nasal congestion. There are so many people that take so many medications without consulting the doctor because they mistakenly take cluster headaches to be migraines which is not and will never be possible. However; the truth is that, the cause of cluster headaches have not been specified or diagnosed because; with cluster headaches, you will realize that, the brain does not feel the pain that the head is feeling.
On a daily basis, there are so many people that try and try to find the very best cluster headache treatment that they can use to make sure they are free. Well, these treatments come in different forms that are for those that search. There will be so many natural and home made treatments made for you with some much modernized medications too. However; the fact that they will work perfectly is not and never assured. If you continue to use pain killers, you will realize that in no time, these pain killers lose their effect in helping to control the pain you feel after a period of time but they do not treat your cluster headache and prevent them from coming again.
Over the years, injections of various medications have proven to work in getting rid of cluster headaches for some people whiles it has not worked for others. Also, another effective cluster headache treatment is the oxygen therapy. This is easy to do; all you have to do is to make sure you inhale or breathe in pure oxygen as soon as cluster headache begins. Also, for those that will not have pure oxygen within reach, it will be best if rigorous exercise routines are considered best. Cluster headaches are frequent in men more than women this is why it is always important to visit your doctor if you realize you are having the same symptoms and pain twice in a row at the same times of the night.