Managing Post-Traumatic Headaches After Traumatic Brain Injury
- VHL HealthSheet #41359_VA
traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a sudden jolt to your head that changes the way your brain works. It’s not surprising that headache would be the most common physical symptom after a brain injury. Because a jolt to your head also causes a jolt to your neck, headaches with neck pain are the most common types of pain after a TBI.
The type of headache you get does not depend on the severity of your TBI is.