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A headache is a symptom of a number of different conditions of the head. Headache is caused by a disturbance of the pain-sensitive structures in the head. The brain in itself is not sensitive to pain, because it lacks nociceptors. You can get headaches from a number of things. Aspirin can help, but it doesn't take care of the pain itself. Aspirin is a depressant so it numbs or depresses the pain sensing part of your brain.

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