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Aetna topic page on headaches.
Explains requirement by FDA to change labels on drugs commonly prescribed for arthritis and headache.
Headache topic page for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
iHealth medical record software for physicians.
Medline Plus topic page on headaches, providing info on different types and treatment options.