Category - orgasm
Sex headaches usually arent associated with an underlying condition, so taking a pain reliever should be enough to ease symptoms. However, headaches during sex can sometimes signal a more serious condition. In this article, we describe what orgasm headaches are, what they feel like, and what causes them. 30, 2002 -- all not tonight, dear jokes aside, it appears there really is an association between headaches and sex. Experts say that although severe headaches brought on by orgasm are. in 2004, the international headache society classified headaches associated with sexual activity as a distinct form of primary headache. The following are the 3 main types of sex-related headaches a dull ache in the head and neck that begins before orgasm and gets worse as sexual arousal increases. The severe headache has an abrupt onset, coinciding with orgasm and lasting for up to 20 minutes. It is normally localized within the area behind the eyes, but may affect the head generally. When it occurs for the first time, it is advisable to seek professional help to rule out other serious causes such as arterial dissection and subarachnoid hemorrhage.