Treatment of Tension Headache with Chinese Herbs and Acupuncture ―A Report of 40 Cases

Tension headache is a most common type of headache, which falls into the category of Toutong (头痛 headache), or Toufeng (头风 head-wind) in TCM. It is characterized by bilateral mild to moderate non-pulsatile headache, without accompanying nausea, vomiting or photophobia, and is not aggravated by physical activities.