Sinus Headaches: 6 Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

2. Fevers are Common

WebMD says that sinus headaches can often lead to a fever, which is not as commonly the case for other types of headaches. “If a sinus blockage, such as an infection, really is the cause, you’ll likely have a fever,” it explains.

While migraines and tension headaches are often mistaken for sinus headaches, you should let a doctor sort out the cause, it notes. But as we mentioned before, even having a sinus infection diagnosis doesn’t mean you have a sinus headache – but having a fever might help a doctor make the distinction.


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