Headache, Pain Or Discomfort, Post Nasal Drip And Stiff Neck

Reviewed on 7/18/2022

Headache can be related to tension headache, migraine, or sinus infection. Post nasal drip is a common feature of a sinus infection. A stiff neck can be related to trauma or injury, or it can accompany infections of the tissue surrounding the brain and spinal cord. If you have fever or signs of an infection with stiff neck, seek immediate medical attention. Describe any worrisome symptoms to your doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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