Occipital Neuralgia or C2 Neuralgia can cause very intense pain that feels like a jabbing, sharp electric shock like sensation in the back of the head and neck. Primary treatment consists of pain relievers or analgesics that may be effective in reducing the pain.
You might not have noticed it, but the pain can be different, depending on the headache. Some headaches cause pain in the forehead, and some cause pain in the back of the head. The intensity is different as well. Depending on where the headaches appear, a