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Thunderclap headache: The “worst headache of my life” – Harvard Health Blog – Harvard Health

Not all headache disorders are the same. An excruciating, sudden-onset headache known as thunderclap headache (TCH) is a medical emergency, very different from more common headache disorders such as migraine and tension headache. If you develop TCH, you should call 911 or immediately go to the closest hospital. TCH is associated with a variety of… Read More »

Worst measles outbreak in decades sweeps New York as cases surge in Oregon, Washington and abroad

Worst measles outbreak in decades sweeps New York as cases surge in Oregon, Washington and abroad At least 160 people in New York have been infected with measles  One in 20 children that get the highly-contagious virus develop pneumonia, and one to two per 1,000 die   The disease can only be prevented by vaccination  Over… Read More »