Ear-Nose and Throat Doctor (ENT) Questions Common Cold

I have a headache with my cold. Why does this happen?

Every time I have a bout of a cold and cough, I end up with a bad headache. What could be the cause of this?

3 Answers

Inflammation of the nasal and sinus membranes cause pressure in the sinus cavities causing discomfort.
Viral myositis and inflammation of mucosal surfaces