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Knowing when to go to the doctor because of a headache

Dr. Ned Pruitt, the vice chair of the Department of Neurology at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, recently sat down with WJBF’s Brad Means for a discussion on his show The Means Report. The topic covered headaches and when you want to see a doctor.

“If you look at headache as a disease, more than 10 percent of the world’s population suffers from chronic, recurrent, disabling headaches,” said Pruitt. “And it can lead to a lot of disability over the course of a life span for patients.”

WJBF: Finding relief from the headache of headaches

June 11, 2018

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