Does Caffeine Help or Hurt Your Headache? – Novera Headache Center

I'm sure many of us are guilty of indulging in one too many coffee, tea, or energy drinks as a crutch to get through a long day of work or home life. "Don't talk to me until I've had my coffee" is a commonly heard phrase in the workplace and it's easier than ever to stop by Starbucks while running errands. While a fresh, hot cup of joe in the morning can really hit the spot for some – for others it sends them spiraling into an all day headache. Why is that?