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Headaches in Children

Those are signs of migraine headache, although it's important to remember that migraines in children sometimes can be hard to diagnose, another reason that it's always a good idea to check in with your doctor when headaches don't go away.

Are any of the following true?

- My child gets less than 8-10 hours of sleep each night

- My child skips meals (especially breakfast)

- My child drinks very little fluid with meals and rarely drinks between meals

Yes, one or more are true.

No, none are true.

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